A Search widget can be added into your Cross-Content custom pages.
Add a new Cross-Content Page by selecting Add in the Custom Pages area. Otherwise click Edit to edit an existing Cross-Content Page.
Once Editing a Cross-Content Page, on the top right menu you will see a tab for Widgets. Click Widgets.
Click and drag the Search widget from the right-hand pane into the Page Content space on the left of the page.
This will then add in the Search widget into your Cross-Content page. You can drag and drop it between pages on the Cross-Content Page.
Note that the default setting for the Search widget is to Search all modules within your platform: Resources, Custom Pages, Databases, Surveys and News (where applicable to your platform), however you can customize this to select modules only.
Click on the search widget and the click on the Tool icon to edit.
In the upper right-hand pane select the module/s to be searched by this widget.
Multiple modules can be selected, or you can leave the default setting of All.
You will also see that your Search widget is automatically coloured in your platform default Secondary Color.
To change the colors, text or styling, you can edit the CSS/HTML as highlighted below:
You can change the colors by updating the widget CSS to override the default settings:
Note that we recommend only users familiar with HTML and/or CSS make these changes.
Remember to Save your changes in the CSS/HTML side-pane window, as well as in the page as a whole when you are finished.
Other Custom Page Widgets: