Remote APIs
Cohere API


How to Integrate Cohere with Jan

This guide provides step-by-step instructions on integrating Cohere with Jan, enabling users to chat with Cohere's LLMs within Jan's conversational interface.

Before proceeding, ensure you have the following:

  • Access to the Jan application
  • Cohere API credentials

Integration Steps

Step 1: Configure Cohere API Key

  1. Obtain Cohere API Keys from your Cohere Dashboard (opens in a new tab).
  2. Copy your Cohere API Key and the endpoint URL you want.
  3. Navigate to the Jan app > Settings.
  4. Select the Cohere.
  5. Insert the API Key and the endpoint URL into their respective fields.

Server Setup

You can also manually edit the JSON file in ~/jan/settings/@janhq/inference-cohere-extension.

Step 2: Start Chatting with the Model

  1. Navigate to the Hub section.
  2. Select the Cohere model you want to use.

Cohere is the default extension for the Jan application. All the Cohere models are automatically installed when you install the Jan application.

  1. Specify the model's parameters.
  2. Start the conversation with the Cohere model.

Start Model


If you encounter any issues during the integration process or while using Cohere with Jan, consider the following troubleshooting steps:

  • Double-check your API credentials to ensure they are correct.
  • Check for error messages or logs that may provide insight into the issue.
  • Reach out to Cohere API support for assistance if needed.