Search Query Window

Location

To use the Search Information tool, click the icon in the upper left corner of the storefront and select Search Information then hover over the icon in the top left corner of the storefront.

Description

This window shows basic information about the search query, with buttons that link to detailed information about query processing and sorting rule configuration.

Note: If there is no search phrase, then category navigation is shown.

Search Phrase: Shows the search phrase entered into the search box in the storefront. Click the icon to open the Search Phrase Processing Window.

Refinements: Shows the attribute and selected attribute values used to refine the current search.

Deepest Common Category: shows the category path using localized names of the deepest common category of a search result. If the deepest common category is the root category of the catalog, the localized name of the catalog is shown instead of the category path to the deepest common category.

For more information about how the deepest common category influences the position of search results, see How Are Search Rank and Search Placement Inherited.

Sorting Rule : Shows the search phrase entered into the search box in the storefront. Click the icon to open the Sorting Rule Configuration Window.

Note: You can keep the Search Phrase Processing or Sorting Rule Configuration window open by clicking the icon. The icon changes to and closes the window if clicked. The window also closes if you move beyond the borders of the window.

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Using the Search Information Tool