AWS Tools for Windows PowerShell
Command Reference

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Synopsis

Calls the Amazon Kendra Query API operation.

Syntax

Invoke-KNDRQuery
-QueryText <String>
-AttributeFilter <AttributeFilter>
-Facet <Facet[]>
-IndexId <String>
-PageNumber <Int32>
-QueryResultTypeFilter <QueryResultType>
-RequestedDocumentAttribute <String[]>
-PageSize <Int32>
-Select <String>
-PassThru <SwitchParameter>
-Force <SwitchParameter>

Description

Searches an active index. Use this API to search your documents using query. The Query operation enables to do faceted search and to filter results based on document attributes. It also enables you to provide user context that Amazon Kendra uses to enforce document access control in the search results. Amazon Kendra searches your index for text content and question and answer (FAQ) content. By default the response contains three types of results.
  • Relevant passages
  • Matching FAQs
  • Relevant documents
You can specify that the query return only one type of result using the QueryResultTypeConfig parameter.

Parameters

-AttributeFilter <AttributeFilter>
Enables filtered searches based on document attributes. You can only provide one attribute filter; however, the AndAllFilters, NotFilter, and OrAllFilters parameters contain a list of other filters.The AttributeFilter parameter enables you to create a set of filtering rules that a document must satisfy to be included in the query results.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-Facet <Facet[]>
An array of documents attributes. Amazon Kendra returns a count for each attribute key specified. You can use this information to help narrow the search for your user.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesFacets
This parameter overrides confirmation prompts to force the cmdlet to continue its operation. This parameter should always be used with caution.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-IndexId <String>
The unique identifier of the index to search. The identifier is returned in the response from the operation.
Required?True
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-PageNumber <Int32>
Query results are returned in pages the size of the PageSize parameter. By default, Amazon Kendra returns the first page of results. Use this parameter to get result pages after the first one.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-PageSize <Int32>
Sets the number of results that are returned in each page of results. The default page size is 100.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-PassThru <SwitchParameter>
Changes the cmdlet behavior to return the value passed to the QueryText parameter. The -PassThru parameter is deprecated, use -Select '^QueryText' instead. This parameter will be removed in a future version.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-QueryResultTypeFilter <QueryResultType>
Sets the type of query. Only results for the specified query type are returned.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-QueryText <String>
The text to search for.
Required?True
Position?1
Accept pipeline input?True (ByValue, ByPropertyName)
-RequestedDocumentAttribute <String[]>
An array of document attributes to include in the response. No other document attributes are included in the response. By default all document attributes are included in the response.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesRequestedDocumentAttributes
-Select <String>
Use the -Select parameter to control the cmdlet output. The default value is '*'. Specifying -Select '*' will result in the cmdlet returning the whole service response (Amazon.Kendra.Model.QueryResponse). Specifying the name of a property of type Amazon.Kendra.Model.QueryResponse will result in that property being returned. Specifying -Select '^ParameterName' will result in the cmdlet returning the selected cmdlet parameter value.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)

Common Credential and Region Parameters

-AccessKey <String>
The AWS access key for the user account. This can be a temporary access key if the corresponding session token is supplied to the -SessionToken parameter.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesAK
-Credential <AWSCredentials>
An AWSCredentials object instance containing access and secret key information, and optionally a token for session-based credentials.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByValue, ByPropertyName)
-EndpointUrl <String>
The endpoint to make the call against.Note: This parameter is primarily for internal AWS use and is not required/should not be specified for normal usage. The cmdlets normally determine which endpoint to call based on the region specified to the -Region parameter or set as default in the shell (via Set-DefaultAWSRegion). Only specify this parameter if you must direct the call to a specific custom endpoint.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-NetworkCredential <PSCredential>
Used with SAML-based authentication when ProfileName references a SAML role profile. Contains the network credentials to be supplied during authentication with the configured identity provider's endpoint. This parameter is not required if the user's default network identity can or should be used during authentication.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByValue, ByPropertyName)
-ProfileLocation <String>
Used to specify the name and location of the ini-format credential file (shared with the AWS CLI and other AWS SDKs)If this optional parameter is omitted this cmdlet will search the encrypted credential file used by the AWS SDK for .NET and AWS Toolkit for Visual Studio first. If the profile is not found then the cmdlet will search in the ini-format credential file at the default location: (user's home directory)\.aws\credentials.If this parameter is specified then this cmdlet will only search the ini-format credential file at the location given.As the current folder can vary in a shell or during script execution it is advised that you use specify a fully qualified path instead of a relative path.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesAWSProfilesLocation, ProfilesLocation
-ProfileName <String>
The user-defined name of an AWS credentials or SAML-based role profile containing credential information. The profile is expected to be found in the secure credential file shared with the AWS SDK for .NET and AWS Toolkit for Visual Studio. You can also specify the name of a profile stored in the .ini-format credential file used with the AWS CLI and other AWS SDKs.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesStoredCredentials, AWSProfileName
-Region <Object>
The system name of an AWS region or an AWSRegion instance. This governs the endpoint that will be used when calling service operations. Note that the AWS resources referenced in a call are usually region-specific.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesRegionToCall
-SecretKey <String>
The AWS secret key for the user account. This can be a temporary secret key if the corresponding session token is supplied to the -SessionToken parameter.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesSK, SecretAccessKey
-SessionToken <String>
The session token if the access and secret keys are temporary session-based credentials.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesST

Outputs

This cmdlet returns an Amazon.Kendra.Model.QueryResponse object containing multiple properties. The object can also be referenced from properties attached to the cmdlet entry in the $AWSHistory stack.

Supported Version

AWS Tools for PowerShell: 2.x.y.z