Quick Start Guide

Create an NLP pipeline using one of our ready-made templates and enjoy the benefits of deepset Cloud.


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In a nutshell, here are the steps you must take to create a search app:

Upload Your Files

First, add the files on which you want to run your search:

  1. Log in to deepset Cloud.
  2. Go to Files > Upload Files.
  3. Drag the files from your computer and drop them into the Upload Files window.
  4. Click Upload. Your files are now listed on the Files page.

Create a Pipeline

Now, create a pipeline in the simplest way:

  1. In deepset Cloud, go to Pipeline Templates.

  2. Find a template that best matches your use case, hover over it, and click Use Template.

    A highlighted template of a RAG pipeline that detects prompt injection with the Use Template button highlighted.
  3. Give your pipeline a name and click Create Pipeline. You're redirected to the Pipeline Details page.

  4. To use your pipeline, you must deploy it first. Click Deploy in the upper right corner. This indexes your files and deploys the pipeline.

    Pipeline details with the Deploy button highglighted

Test Your Pipeline

  1. In deepset Cloud, click Playground.
  2. Select the pipeline that you just deployed.
  3. Type a query and click Search to try out your pipeline. That's it!

What To Do Next?

Now you can evaluate your pipeline to check if it's the best one for your use case. You can also Share a Pipeline Prototype with real users to let them try it out.