# Web interface
After adding documents to your MeiliSearch, it is possible to try out the search engine with the integrated web interface. This only works in a development environment.
The web interface is served on the address and port specified in the command line argument
--listen. If not specified, the default address and port is used.
Since the production environment requires an API-key for searching, the web interface is only available in development mode.
By default the web server can be reached on
Let's add some movies.
Let's go to
http://127.0.0.1:7700 in our browser.