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Sanitise low search keywords

What's a good method for stripping HTML from our site search? I've found that it's possible to inject HTML directly into our page like this: https://website.co.uk?keywords="<svg/onload%3Dconfirm(//...
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Search Members and Channel Entries at the same time?

Is it possible to setup a search form that searches both Members and Channel Entries. I want to then show a single results page where i can show both the members and channel entries that come from ...
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Low Search: pipe character in distance:from parameter translates to %257C in GET query string

I'm attempting to submit lat|long coordinates from a Low Search form. I've got Low Search configured to use GET variables instead of encoding the query. When I submit the search form the pipe ...
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Low Search - Upgrade from 2.3.1 to 3.0.1 caused a field search to stop functioning properly

I recently upgraded from Low Search 2.3.1 to 3.0.1. I have these 2 selects in my {exp:low_search:form} to search for a range of birthdate, a field with a fieldtype of EE's native Date <select ...
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Low search and custome group templates variable

I have a multilingual site, with one channel and multiple fields for different languages. The site has 20+ different channels. Everything works ok, except the search results page for low_search in 2. ...
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Low search - match two grid fields (AND)?

I want to use low search to filter entries that matches two grid fields. Example Grid: first_name age John 14 Leon 15 When I submit a form where I search for first_name=John ...
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Search Multiple Fields with one keyword input in a form with other field searches

I've seen variants of this question but nothing that matches. There is a form that has multiple dropdown category selectors and a few keyword inputs. This is the field which I would like to also ...
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Low Search / Channel Entries Search running very slow in EE2 after move to MySQL 5.7

I've got an old website that's running EE 2.11.2 and Low Search 4.4.4. I'm trying to move the site from a cPanel VPS that runs MySQL 5.6, to a new cPanel VPS (with more RAM so it should be faster) ...
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Low Search 6.1.0 Throws "No such method getAllCustomFields" Error

I've recently installed Low Search 6.1.0 on an EE 3.5.16 install and when I try to create a collection, I get the following error: Exception Caught No such method getAllCustomFields. ee/EllisLab/...
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Low Search: set result_page dynamically via JS

Is there any way to set the result_page of a Low Search form dynamically via JS? The use case is: I've got a job search form. It has a select field for category, which produces a URL such as /search?...
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Database error on creating new Low Search Collection

I have an instance of Low Search 4.4.3 running on an MSM enabled instance of EE 2.11.8. It runs many Collections happily across 3 sites. But with a new site recently added, when I go to Save any ...
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Showing the amount of search results when using exp:low_search:popular

Can I show the amount of search results when using exp:low_search:popular? And I would like to sort by the amount of search results if that is possible.
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Low search - searching multiple children

We currently perform searches and filters and we need to ALWAYS match results to a parent entry (lets assume entry ID 19826 - variable obviously). We are using the native relationship field in EE 2.8....
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Low Search related child's category

Is it possible to search/filter based on a related child's category? In our results page we always list the parent channel - 'courses'. 90% of the time we search for keywords and categories assigned ...
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{exp:low_search:form}

Probably a obvious answer, apologies in advance! We're running EE v2.8.1 and LOW Search 3.4.0. In some instances we want to be able to search entries but ONLY return results where a particular field ...
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Low Search: not showing results from custom status

Search results are not showing from entries with a custom status. This is the code I'm using: {exp:low_search:results query="{segment_2}" status="open|Home" disable="member_data|category_fields" ...
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Low search distance filter as results parameter?

I wanted to use geofinder to do a simple distance sorted search, but it looks like it's no longer compatible with EE 2.10.1 So I wanted to see if I could use low search to produce the same results. I ...
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How to search channel fields

I have constructed a real estate site that has a channel containing property entries, each of which have several channel fields, such as price, number of bedrooms, year built, location (state), ...
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Nested conditionals break within low_search:results tag

ee v2.9.2 low search v4.4.0 The code below is generating an error: You have an invalid conditional in your template. Please review your conditionals for an unclosed string, invalid operators, a ...
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Searching a grid field with Low Search

The problem I'm having is that the data in my Grid field is not influencing the search results. I have two channels, one of which has a grid field. The field and the relevant row are both marked as ...
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Does low_search_collection_id work in conditionals?

I've been trying the following without luck. Any help would be appreciated. Search Form: > {exp:low_search:form query="{segment_3}" result_page="search/results"} > <input type="search" name=...
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Filter entries based on multiple custom fields (paginated)

I have a channel called articles to post image galleries or video's or both. On the back-end there are two custom fields in that channel (1) a 'channel images' field to add multiple images to the ...
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Display results by relevance in keyword search only using Low Search

By default, I want my Low Search results to display with an orderby_sort of last_name|asc: {exp:low_search:results collection="my_collection" default:orderby_sort="last_name|asc" } But when ...
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How can I show an Assets image within my Low Search Results?

How can I show an Assets image within my Low Search Results? Ive tried the variable name and using the pair {my_assets_field var_prefix="file:}{file:url}{/my_assets_field}
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Low Search excerpt not rendering in Low Search Results

I'm not exactly sure why, but {low_search_excerpt} is not rendering in my search results: {exp:search:results collection="careers|doctors|locations|patient-stories|services|specialties|static" status=...
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Low Search results not showing all entries from a category

I have a search form composed of category select fields. When choosing a particular category (2 Bedroom / 2 Bath) the results page isn't showing all entries. But, when viewing the "all floor plans" ...
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Low Search category filter not returning results

This is a follow-up question related to another thread, Combine multiple categories into one select option. I have a Low Search form that works like a quiz, narrowing down entries within a channel ...
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Multiple keywords low search

I have just purchased Low Search. Is it possible to perform multiple keyword searches like the following: Holiday, Cyprus This does not return the same results as if I searching for the following ...
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Who can help me please with a start with Low Search

It must be me, but after many many hours struggeling and reading the manual I am not getting any result. We have a rather complicated website and my client wants to be able to search and refine search....
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low search pagination does not working with structure

Low Search pagination does not working with structure. Its only displays first page of pagination. I have also used paginate_base with low search results but issue as it is. I think issue is low ...
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Low Search - Showing all items and Pagination

I have these simple code using low search {exp:low_search:results {if segment_2}query="{segment_2}"{/if} limit="4" paginate="bottom" } This normally works for the search except when I ...
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