Might be having a brain fart on this one, but I'm using Low Search to search two channels and I cannot figure out how to direct them to the right templates. The results display, but I need the link to the entry to go to the correct page...

In Low's example they use this:


which is essentially replicating the permalink feature but without the option to direct it to a certain template. My if statements also don't seem to be working with {if collection=='xx'} either.

  • K, answered it myself using Lows' {low_search_collection_name} with if statements to direct the permalink.
    – brunam
    Dec 3, 2012 at 21:00
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    If you have found a solution, remember to either accept an answer below, or post your own solution as an answer to help future visitors :) Dec 3, 2012 at 23:22

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If you goto Admin > Channels Administration > Channel > Edit Preferences and set the comment path to the proper URL (i.e. {site_url}/blog/comments ) you can use the {comment_url_title_auto_path} parameter also. It can be easier then doing conditionals for each channel you might be searching through.

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    I fully support this answer. Rather than using conditionals with the collection name, using the {comment_url_title_auto_path} variable (as long as it's configured correctly) is the easiest route.
    – Low
    Dec 3, 2012 at 22:54
  • Awesome, I've never seen bothered to set that before... Nice time saver!
    – brunam
    Dec 4, 2012 at 15:26

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