Configure API Keys for OpenAI


In this example, we are using OpenAI to generate the keys.

Note: You will likely need a paid plan and have to pay per usage. See here for up-to-date details and pricing.

Platforms will always change so this guide may not reflect 100% process.

:information_source: In order to use certain AI modules, users must have an API Key from a 3rd party provider such as OpenAI (ChatGPT), Anthropic (Claude), Stability AI (Stable Diffusion), etc.

Please check each AI module to see which 3rd party providers can be used for it.

Generate the API key

  1. Log in to Open AI. An API key can be obtained here OpenAI Platform
  2. Generate the API Key
  3. Once the key is generated, store it in a safe and secure place and copy it

Using API key for Discourse AI

  1. Go to Admin settings from the sidebar or profile and then Plugins
  2. Search or find Discourse AI and click settings
  3. Search or find ai_openai_api_key and input your copied-over key