1

For some reason news does not get included in the search results on this site, apparently it never did and people didn't notice until a year or so later.

This is the search code

{exp:search:simple_form 
  channel="pages" 
  result_page="Main/search_{embed:lang}" 
  search_in="everywhere" 
  channel="pages|jobs|slides|powerpoints|events_information|events|news_and_updates|awards|student_ambassadors"
  status="not closed" 
  show_expired="yes" 
  show_future_entries="yes" 
  no_result_page="Main/search_no_results_{embed:lang}"}

    <input class="searchBox" type="text" name="keywords" id="keywords" value="" placeholder="Enter your keywords" size="18" maxlength="100" />
    <input class="searchLink" type="submit" value="search" class="submit" />

{/exp:search:simple_form} 

Here is a screenshot of the channel names: http://i.imgur.com/cnLHuXA.png

Any tips? I've been tasked with some revisions on a EE based site. This is the very last thing I need to fix from the very long list and its driving me bonkers, would appreciate any help! :D

2

Check to ensure the fields associated with the actual channel "news_and_updates" are searchable.

In the field settings there is an option: Is field searchable?

Make sure any that need to be, are.

3
  • Did that solve your problem? Or do you need further assistance?
    – Jeremy
    Feb 14 '14 at 22:12
  • Thanks Jeremy, this post reminded me of that setting and solved my problem.
    – Kevin Zych
    May 20 '14 at 17:34
  • Hello sorry for late reply, just getting back to looking into this now; this does not seem to be the problem
    – user2752
    Jun 16 '14 at 21:37

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.