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  • Paul Seal 405 posts 2214 karma points MVP 3x c-trib
    Mar 02, 2019 @ 07:45
    Paul Seal
    3

    Simple Search in v8

    In v7 we could do a simple search like this:

    @{
        var searchQuery = Request.QueryString["query"];
    
        if (!string.IsNullOrEmpty(searchQuery))    
        {
            <div class="searchresults">
                <p>Your search results for <strong>@searchQuery</strong></p>
                <ul>
                    @foreach (var result in Umbraco.Search(searchQuery))
                    {
                        <li>
                            <a href="@result.Url">@result.Name</a>
                        </li>
                    }
                </ul>
            </div>
         }
    }
    

    What is the equivalent in v8 please?

    I can't find the Umbraco.Search method anymore.

  • Søren Gregersen 330 posts 1358 karma points MVP 2x c-trib
    Mar 02, 2019 @ 08:09
    Søren Gregersen
    3

    try Umbraco.ContentQuery.Search("paul") :)

    and then @result.Content.Name and @result.Content.Url

  • Paul Seal 405 posts 2214 karma points MVP 3x c-trib
    Mar 03, 2019 @ 23:51
    Paul Seal
    0

    Thanks Soren, the code works, but the results are empty. I'm not sure why.

    I have republished the content and have rebuilt the indexes.

    Still 0 results.

  • Paul Seal 405 posts 2214 karma points MVP 3x c-trib
    Mar 04, 2019 @ 00:20
    Paul Seal
    0

    I'm trying to get the search to work in my starter kit for v8.

    If you are reading this and want to help solve this, please clone the repo and test out the search.

    https://github.com/prjseal/CodeShare-Umbraco-Starter-Kit-for-v8/

  • Ole Martin Bakke 109 posts 621 karma points
    Mar 04, 2019 @ 10:04
    Ole Martin Bakke
    104

    Hi, I got it working this way: Umbraco.ContentQuery.Search("term", string.Empty) Default of cultur = null did always return 0 resutlts.

  • Søren Gregersen 330 posts 1358 karma points MVP 2x c-trib
    Mar 04, 2019 @ 10:17
    Søren Gregersen
    0

    Seems like a bug, more than intended behaviour :-)

  • Paul Seal 405 posts 2214 karma points MVP 3x c-trib
    Mar 05, 2019 @ 14:22
    Paul Seal
    0

    Thanks for your help Ole, it works with string.Empty.

  • Claushingebjerg 862 posts 2281 karma points
    Apr 11, 2019 @ 10:53
    Claushingebjerg
    0

    Hi Paul

    Do you have an updated snippet for a working simple search in v8?

  • Jimmy 30 posts 145 karma points
    Apr 11, 2019 @ 11:46
    Jimmy
    1

    Hi.

    This works for us in V8

    @{
         var searchQuery = Request.QueryString["query"];
         var counter = 0;
    }
    
    <ul style="padding:0px">
    @if (!string.IsNullOrWhiteSpace(searchQuery))
                        {
                            var results = Umbraco.ContentQuery.Search(searchQuery, string.Empty);
                            long resultCount = results != null && results.Any() ? results.Count() : 0;
                            <div class="searchresults">
                                @if (resultCount > 0)
                                {
    
                                        foreach (var result in results)
                                        {
    
    
    
                                              if(result.Content.ToString()=="Umbraco.Web.PublishedModels.Side") {
                                                counter++;
    
                                                <strong>@counter. <a href="@result.Content.Url">@result.Content.Name</a></strong>
                                            <br><br>
                                            }
                                        }
    
                                }
                            </div>
                        } 
    
                        @if(counter==0) {
                            <p>Vi fandt ingen resultater på dit søgeorg <strong>@searchQuery</strong></p>
                        }
    </ul>
    
  • Claushingebjerg 862 posts 2281 karma points
    Apr 11, 2019 @ 12:17
    Claushingebjerg
    0

    Thanks Jimmy :)

  • Paul Seal 405 posts 2214 karma points MVP 3x c-trib
    Apr 11, 2019 @ 13:30
    Paul Seal
    4

    This is the code I ended up using:

    @{
        var searchQuery = Request.QueryString["q"];
    }
    
    @if (!string.IsNullOrWhiteSpace(searchQuery))
    {
        var results = Umbraco.ContentQuery.Search(searchQuery, string.Empty);
        long resultCount = results != null && results.Any() ? results.Count() : 0;
        <div class="searchresults">
            <p>We found <strong>@resultCount</strong> result@(resultCount != 1 ? "s" : "") when searching for <strong>@searchQuery</strong></p>
            @if (resultCount > 0)
            {
                <ul>
                    @foreach (var result in results)
                    {
                        <li>
                            <h3><a href="@result.Content.Url">@result.Content.Name</a></h3>
                        </li>
                    }
                </ul>
            }
        </div>
    }
    

    You can see it in my starter kit here.

    https://github.com/prjseal/CodeShare-Umbraco-Starter-Kit-for-v8/blob/master/src/CSUSK.Web/Views/Search.cshtml

  • Claushingebjerg 862 posts 2281 karma points
    Apr 11, 2019 @ 13:32
    Claushingebjerg
    0

    Cool, thanks Paul

  • Bry 13 posts 93 karma points
    Apr 11, 2019 @ 13:48
    Bry
    0

    Could I possible ask, I have a number of items within a collection, would I be able to adapt the above suggested code to search a collection?

    current query

    var newsArticles = Umbraco.Content(Guid.Parse("fb4c2b24-671b-44de-8e2f-cc685a65818a"))
    .Children().OrderByDescending(x => x.CreateDate)
    .Where(x => x.IsVisible());
    
  • pbl_dk 131 posts 479 karma points
    Jan 15, 2020 @ 20:20
    pbl_dk
    0

    You should be able to extend the query with LINQ, here is an example of a parent and a specific document type.

    var results = Umbraco.ContentQuery.Search(searchQuery).Where(x => x.Content.IsDocumentType("NewsArticle") || x.Content.Parent.Id == 1066);
    
  • pbl_dk 131 posts 479 karma points
    Jan 15, 2020 @ 14:19
    pbl_dk
    0

    Great code, but be aware that including the searched text in the code is a possible injection attack, depending on individual setup of security in Umbraco. So I would leave out the:

    when searching for <strong>@searchQuery</strong>
    
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