Get Started with Atlas Search¶
Serverless instances are in preview and do not support this feature at this time. To learn more, see Serverless Instance Limitations.
This tutorial takes you through the steps of setting up and querying an Atlas Search index. You will use a collection with movie data from the Atlas sample data set.
Atlas Search is available on all cluster tiers running MongoDB version 4.2 or later.
To complete this tutorial you will need:
- An Atlas cluster with MongoDB version 4.2 or higher.
- The sample datasets loaded into your Atlas cluster.
One of the following applications to run queries on Atlas cluster:
You must have the:
Project Data Access Read Onlyor higher role to view Atlas Search analyzers and indexes using the Atlas UI or API.
Project Data Access Adminor higher role to create and manage Atlas Search analyzers and indexes using the Atlas UI or API.
You must meet the following additional prerequisites if you want to create an Atlas Search index using the Atlas Search API:
Choose one of the following ways to create your Atlas Search index: