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    • #2168
      Tom Andrew
      Participant

      Hi,

      Loving this plugin/theme and all going well so far creating a staff intranet.

      I have been attempting to add document attachment results to the general search with mixed results. I have added the posttype (attachment) and taxonomy (document type) to the search engine, but when it displays a search containing document results it goes a little wonky (overflow to left, after the first document result). I can see that the document listings are missing a div class of “media” which all the other results have. I assume adding this to the document listings would solve the problem, however I can find where that would be. Does anyone know where I should be looking and what exactly needs adding.

      I have added a screenshot below of the current result.

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    • #2171
      Luke Oatham
      Keymaster

      Hi Tom

      Yes there are some bugs in the search results template if documents are included! I spotted this when looking into getting a search box working on the document finder page. It’s on the list of things to fix so please bear with until this is released 🙂

      Luke

    • #2172
      Tom Andrew
      Participant

      Thanks Luke, glad it’s not just me!

      Have turned it off for now, but great to hear its on the agenda. In a way using Task pages as a structure to give the documents context, make more sense. However I am sure some users will just dive into the search.

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