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    How to edit the "Search Tips" in the Voyager Tomcat WebVoyage search pages?

    • Product: Voyager
    • Relevant for Installation Type: Multi-Tenant Direct, Dedicated-Direct, Local, TotalCare



    How can we modify the "Search Tips" in the Tomcat WebVoyage OPAC search pages?




    The text for the "Search Tips" can be found in this "skin" file: userTextConfigs/pageProperties.xml

    To locate the text, scroll down to the " <!-- ## Start Search Tips ## --> " stanza.

    Always back up your file before making changes, and test the changes in multiple browsers.


          <page name="page.searchBasic" position="belowContent">
             <div class="searchTip">
                <span class="label">Search Tips: </span>
                enter words relating to your topic, use quotes to search phrases: <span class="example">"world wide web"</span>,
                use + to mark essential terms:  <span class="example">+explorer</span>,
                use * to mark important terms:  <span class="example">*internet</span>,
                use ? to truncate:  <span class="example">browser?</span>

    Additional Information

    The "position=" variable places the Search Tips either "aboveContent" or "belowContent".


    • Article last edited: 15-Apr-2021
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