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Can I remove XID param from super search 'get' url?

The XID (csrf_token in EE 2.8+) is used in POST forms to secure form submissions. A quick test shows that the XID isn't required for GET form submissions, so you can remove this from your GET form ...
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Super Search throws a "You are not allowed to search." when not logged in

Look at me. Found the answer on my own by poking around in EE-settings. It seems that Member Groups > Guests does not have the power to search by default. Set to "Yes", and you don't get that error ...
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Supersearch form escapes brackets

Super Search works best as a POST form. GET forms are more limited. As mentioned in the docs (http://www.solspace.com/docs/super_search/post_get_or_template/): GET does have it's limitations. As ...
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SuperSearch Install Error

SuperSearch has been obsolete for quite sometime (didn't make it past v2) and will not run on newer versions of EE. Try Low Search.
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How to Filter or Block Excessive Spam in Site Search

Try adding Snaptcha to your supersearch form. It really is very good at preventing automated form submissions. Although supersearch is not supported natively, it is easy to add to any form by just ...
1 vote

Display Category Image/Description based on Category Id in url Query String

I solved this by adding a ? just before catId=799 and then mo variables worked as expected.
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Super Search search between two channels

Since Super Search uses the same Library as the {exp:channel:entries} tag pair, they share similar variable names. The outer {exp:channel:entries} tag pair would parse first, followed by the inner {...
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Why won't SuperSearch look in Matrix field to find results?

Was the field and Matrix columns set to "searchable" after creating entries with Matrix content? If so, that data might not yet be in the exp_channel_data database table, in which Super Search ...
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Search for multiple custom fields - EE 5.0.x

The standard search features of EE do not support much refinement of the search itself beyond specifying which channel to search within. If what you want to do is adjust what gets displayed once ...
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Removing duplicate entries using an SQL query

I've now solved this one by using an SQL Query as follows: <select id="locationList" name="fieldName"> <option value="">All Locations</option> {exp:query sql=' ...
1 vote

Removing duplicate entries using an SQL query

I would have solved that with storing everything in a exp:stash:set_list, and then looping out it with a exp:stash:get_list. Read more on how to do that here: https://github.com/croxton/Stash/wiki/%...
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Low Search and match 3 fields and then return data

Looking at your example code, you've got several filter parameters in your Form tag. And as stated: these parameters can be applied in two ways: as input fields in a Form, or as hard-coded ...
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Detect super search in URL

Something you could do inside the Results template is make a conditional dependent on there being a keyword and/or custom field search. And if not, redirect the user: {if super_search_keywords} {if:...
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Searching two title fields with Select fields form with Solspace Super Search

Try adding && after your field values: <option value="{title}&&">{title}</option> In Super Search, this can be used to make "AND" searches (eg. title A AND B) Since you ...
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Super Search with Two loops on the result page

Go to the preferences and turn off caching by setting the Refresh value from 10 minutes to 0 minutes. This solved all my problems (the ones that could be solved that is). So, yeah. That's how simple ...
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Emptying exp_super_search_terms

The exp_super_search_terms table contains previously searched terms, as well as possible permutations of certain terms. These are compiled and used for quick retrieval by Super Search of previously ...
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-exact parameter with custom fields is not working

I answered my question. You cannot do exact searches on a Playa field: https://solspace.com/docs/super_search/third_party_support/#pt_playa
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Supersearch conditionals on custom fields

If you're using EE 2.9+ maybe try the new "contains" conditional: {if super_search_amenities *= 'dvd'}checked{/if} Could probably check against the entire last_segment if you prefer.
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Solspace Super Search - Export Search Log

I had to do this before and there doesn't seem to be a way from the interface. I did it by going into phpmyadmin and then into the EE database.From here search for the exp_super_search_terms.Once ...
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Can you set a channel as unsearchable?

My apologies as it turns out this issue wasn't completely related to Super Search. There was also suggestive search results being powered by the following code: <?php $term = $_GET['term']; ?> ...

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