The {link_search} TAG crates the URL to the Search result page and will be likely used in a quick search formular.

See the "Customizing Search" article as well for more information about request parameter.


  • id - (optional, int) The menu id that will be used for rendering the search.

  • language - (optional, string) The language locale to display the search result page.


This example shows a minimal quick search form:

   `<title>`Search BIGACE pages`</title>`
   `<form action="{link_search id=$MENU->`getID()}" method="post">
       `<input type="text" name="search" value="" />`
       `<input type="hidden" name="language" value="{$MENU->`getLanguageID()}" />
       `<input type="submit" value="Search" id="searchbutton" name="searchbutton" />`