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The search app provides a way to search and find content across spaces and apps.


Type: Search
Full type: Weavy.Core.Models.Search
Guid: 0337a872-d760-4cbf-8ac4-1fbd9eac1e47


To create a new search app from the client, you use the Object definifion syntax to create it. You need to specify key, type, and optionally the container where to place it and a name.


var weavy = new Weavy();

var search ="my_space_key").app({ 

    key: "my_search_key", 

    name: "Search",

    type: "search", 

    container: "#mysearchcontainer" 



Full text index 

The search performs full text search on the index of all content. The index is updated regularly every minute and content is available in the search once the have been indexed.

The results can be refined by category to easier find specific content.

Integrated navigation 

The search results requires the navigation to be set up for full functionality. When clicking a result, navigation will then handle opening of the correct app in the correct place in the web site or web app.