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QuickSearch in Header 1.1.1

Move the QuickSearch to header with some extra features

  1. BassMan
    Compatible XF Versions:
    • 1.2
    • 1.3
    • 1.4
    This add-on is not needed if you're using:


    This add-on moves the QuickSearch to header to highlight the search engine.

    *No need to upload any files on server.

    Extra feature (options):
    • easily move quicksearch box left/right or up/down in style properties
    • background colour customization of quicksearch box
    • Search all forums option check/uncheck (option)
    • Search resources only and Search this category only option check//uncheck (option)
    See screenshots for more information about options.

    < quicksearch on top in header >

    < active on click >

    < with checked option Show All Forums >


    < with checked option Show All Resources >
    qsih_showresources.PNG qsih_res_cat.PNG

    < style properties example >



    • this template modification will replace search_bar.css with customized tempalte called quicksearch.css
    • Tested on default template only

    1. Download and unzip it
    2. From your Admin Control Panel, go to the "Install Add-on" page
    3. Upload the xml file and click the Install Add-on button.
    If you don't see quicksearch box in header after install, just hold CTRL and press F5 (refresh your browser).

    Donations are welcome. Start a conversation with me if you want to donate.
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    blidiever, THLove, v2hao and 2 others like this.

Recent Updates

  1. 1.1.1
  2. 1.1.0
  3. Works on XF 1.3

Recent Reviews

  1. WCFA
    Version: 1.1.1
    Flawless install , works perfectly. Thank you for the addon it adds a nice clean look to the site and makes the empty space look better. Works on all my themes as well .
    1. BassMan
      Author's Response
      Thank you very much for your time to review. Glad you find it useful.