Knowledge assist

This page contains the API documentation for the Generative knowledge assist UI module, also called Knowledge Assist V2. This module is used by agents to query their company's knowledge bases and receive generative AI-powered answers.


Import the module in your HTML page using the following code:

<script src=""></script>

Embed the module using the following tag:



Property name Type Comment
session-id string Optional session ID for non-conversation-based usage.
parent string Parent project location name to use for non-conversation-based usage. Example: "projects/foo/locations/global"


Attributes are string-based component properties which can be set in the following ways:

From your HTML template directly:

<element-selector property-name="value">

From your JavaScript code:

var el = document.querySelector('element-selector');
el.setAttribute('property-name', 'value');


Property name Type Comment
config KnowledgeAssistV2Config Optional configurations for Knowledge Assist V2 module.


Inputs are typically JavaScript objects or other complex property types which must be assigned on the element instance directly:

const el = document.querySelector('element-selector');
el.propertyName = value;


See the following section for the custom types used by the component.


interface KnowledgeAssistV2Config {
  articleLinkConfig: {
     * Whether to open the article in a new tab, or as a popup. Defaults to new
     * tab.
    target?: "blank" | "popup";
     * Options to configure the popup's size and location. See
    popupWindowOptions?: string;
     * The field name on the document metadata if a separate article link source
     * is provided.
    linkMetadataKey?: string;
  showCopyAnswer: boolean;
  showPasteAnswer: boolean;