How to Use The Other People Ask Feature
How to Use The Other People Ask Feature#
Setting up “Other People Ask” for a project is easy.
First, make sure that your Squirro installation is running a Version (> 3.5.7) that supports the “Other People Ask” functionality. You may also check in the configuration section of a project if you can locate the configuration key
topic.search.similar-searches-configuration. If is available, “Other People Ask” is enabled and ready.
The “Other People Ask” Widget#
The “Other People Ask” Widget is the UI component that displays the suggested queries.
When you create a new project using the Cognitive Search template, the “Other People Ask” feature is automatically set up. It is configured to appear in the right sidebar as soon as suggestions are found when you enter a query.
As shown in the screenshot below, you may choose the Cognitive Search template (or Cognitive Search + template with example data) to set up a new project that comes with a pre-configured Global Search featuring the “Other People Ask” Widget.
To make “Other People Ask” available for a project that was not automatically configured, you have to enable the feature by following the steps:
Navigate to Settings > Project Configuration.
topic.search.document-embedder-queries-workflow-enabledoption by clicking Edit.
Check the checkbox.
In addition to that you have to add the the “Other People Ask” widget to a project’s dashboard. This can be done with the help of the Dashboard editor.
Using “Other People Ask” via
The “Other People Ask” functionality can also be accessed programmatically via the SquirroClient (Python SDK). For this see
To learn more about advanced configuration, see Other People Ask.