General

Search input options

Search input

Placeholder
Placeholder text for the search input.

Minimum number of characters
The number of characters needed to automatically trigger the search.

Maximum number of results
The maximum number of products the search will return.

Enable HTML5
Check this option to change search input type attribute to search instead of text.

 

Submit button options

Submit button

Hide submit button
Checking this option will hide the submit button by default in all [edd_ajax_search]. You can override this option in any shortcode setting hide_submit="no".

Label
Text to shown in the submit button.

 

Categories filter options

Categories filter

Hide categories filter
Checking this option will hide the categories filter by default in all [edd_ajax_search]. You can override this option in any shortcode setting hide_categories="no".

Categories
Check/Uncheck the categories you want to allow filter in the search form. The option “All” will apply the search only the categories you set in this setting. You can preview how the following options will affect the categories listing because after saving this options will take effect on this categories listing too.

Order by
Field to order categories. The current options are: Name, Term ID, Slug, Count and Term Group

Order
Order direction (DESC or ASC).

Hide children
Only show the first level of categories.

Hide empty
Hide categories without assigned downloads (field count to 0).

Show count
Show a count with the number of downloads with this category.

 

Tags filter options

Tags filter

Hide tags filter
Checking this option will hide the tags filter by default in all [edd_ajax_search]. You can override this option in any shortcode setting hide_tags="no".

Tags
Check/Uncheck the tags you want to allow filter in the search form. The option “All” will apply the search only the tags you set in this setting. You can preview how the following options will affect the tags listing because after saving this options will take effect on this tags listing too.

Order by
Field to order tags. The current options are: Name, Term ID, Slug, Count and Term Group

Order
Order direction (DESC or ASC).

Hide empty
Hide tags without assigned downloads (field count to 0).

Show count
Show a count with the number of downloads with this tag.

 

Post types filter options

Post types filter

Hide post types filter
Checking this option will hide the post types filter by default in all [edd_ajax_search]. You can override this option in any shortcode setting hide_post_types="no".

Post types
Check/Uncheck the post types you want to allow filter in the search form. The option “All” will apply the search only the post types you set in this setting, so if you only check post, pages and downloads, users that search in any form to “All” internally it will search only on post, pages and downloads.

 

Search

Search options

Search settings

Search in excerpt
Checking this option will return downloads that search match in their excerpt.

Search in content
Checking this option will return downloads that search match in their content.

Search in download categories
Checking this option will return downloads that search match with their category(ies).

Search in download tags
Checking this option will return downloads that search match with their tag(s).

Search by vendors
Checking this option will return downloads that search match with their author name (a desired function if you are running a marketplace).

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