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Search facets - Search form
Auto suggestions for search words
Suggest words when user types a query
Tick this box if search word suggestions should come up in the search box when the user fills in the search field. The default setting is 10 suggestions.
Strip suggestions from query syntax chars
To make the search more stable, we clear search word suggestions from "dangerous" characters (such as colons, tildes etc). This may mean that you do not get hits on some titles that contain these characters. If you do not wish to have this automatic clearing, tick this box.
This box is ticked by default.
Sort suggestions alphabetically
Tick this box if you want your search word suggestions to appear in alphabetical order. If the box is not ticked, the suggestions are displayed in relevance-order.
Auto suggestions field
Here you can decide whether search word suggestions should show the names of pages or titles.
- Search by title
- Search by name (page names)
Use instant search when the user types in the search field (search as you type)
In faceted search you can instant search. This makes searches all the time, as the user enters text in the search field.
In order for users to obtain relevant hits without having to type in whole words, it is recommended to have wildcard search enabled.
This function can, but should not, be combined with search word suggestions as this can then make it unclear to the user what applies. Below is an example of the user obtaining suggestion "Image album", while at the same time obtaining this search result...
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