Coveo for Sitecore 5 is now available!

Release Notes for January 2018 -

This version of Coveo for Sitecore automatically uses the Content Delivery Network (CDN) to load the Coveo Javascript Search Framework files (see Using the CDN in Coveo for Sitecore Hive Framework).

This release includes the v1.2537.35 and v2.3477.9 version of the JavaScript Search Framework (see July 2017 Maintenance Release (v1.2537.35) and November 2017 Release (v2.3477.9).

When using the CDN to load these files, you will get the v2.3477.X version of the Coveo Javascript Search Framework.

When using local files to load them, you will get the v2.3477.9 version of the Coveo Javascript Search Framework.

This page summarizes the new features and fixed support cases introduced in the Coveo for Sitecore January 2018 release (

To download the January 2018 release, see Downloads.

For the upgrade procedure, see Upgrade Procedures for Coveo for Sitecore 4.1 Previous Releases.

Issue number Enhancement

If new processor AddTemplatesWithLayout is enabled , only templates with layout are indexed.

Understanding the coveoIndexingGetFields and coveoIndexingGetTemplates Pipelines
SC-2332 If query syntax is enabled on the search box, search by field name is possible with no hashing or prefixes (human-friendly).
SC-2435 Coveo search UI files now loaded via CDN. Datasource on the local component can be used to load local files. Using the CDN in Coveo for Sitecore Hive Framework
SC-2469 Sitecore 8.2 update 6 now qualified.
SC-2189 Initial release of Sitecore 9.0 now qualified.
SC-2485 @source used instead of @syssource when querying for Cloud indexes during rebuild.
SC-2502 Only disabled entities get counted when re-enabling them.
Issue number Bug fix
SC-1109 Ensured only string fields can be used with the includeForFreeTextSearch attribute.
SC-1752 Fixed issue where ConversionHelper would be lost if GetSecurityProvider failed.
SC-2309 [Experience Editor] Fixed issue causing the Add Here buttons to stop working in the Experience Editor when adding the search box resources.
SC-2410 [Diagnostic Page] Ensured the Expanded Permissions Provider section is not shown when using Coveo for Sitecore on-premises.
SC-2450 Fixed issue where isAnonymous was not properly set with anonymous users.
SC-2468 [Hive] Added missing Enable Query Syntax item in template.
SC-2472 Fixed issue causing the installation wizard to fail when a user does not have the right access.
SC-2490 [Facet Sort] Fixed issue preventing some Facet Sort components from working with the default parameters.
SC-2503 [Hive] Fixed issue where Has Data Source validation was no longer working.
SC-2504 Fixed issue where sort components error reports were hidden.
SC-2514 Fixed issue where fields counts were not accurate in the diagnostic page.
SC-2517 Coveo Hive search page visited from Experience Editor does not log Coveo Usage Analytics Events anymore.
SC-2524 Fixed issue where documents would get lost in index after error 502 during rebuild.
SC-2528 Removed Analytics Top Query Suggestions option from version 4.1 on the Legacy UI.