Search and display events
This article will show you how to insert a web control into a page to display a search feature and list the resulting events information on your website.
- Right click on your events folder and select New Content. The Create New Content window will appear.
- Click Web Page and then select your standard web page template, click Close.
- A new page will be created, give the page a title (eg. Events-search) and click Save.
- In the editable area of the page, right click to bring up the contextual menu. Select Insert Webcontrol and make any changes needed to the web control settings.Click Save, then Submit & Approve.
Search web control
Insert Webcontrol > Events > Search
For more customisation and details of the other settings within this web control, you can refer to our common web control settings list.
A checkbox allows you to toggle whether or not categories should be displayed.
Use the dropdown to choose from two options; CheckboxList and Dropdown.
Results Page ID
Browse to specify the URL of the page that will display the results returned by the search web control.
Note: By default, the search results will display on the same page as the search web control. If you want to display search results on a separate page, you will need to create a new page, insert a listing web control and use the Results Page ID setting to direct the search to it.
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