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QuickSearch in Header

QuickSearch in Header 1.1.1

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Compatible XF 1.x 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 >

< 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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  3. Works on XF 1.3

    Tested and it works on XF 1.3.

Latest reviews

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 .
Thank you very much for your time to review. Glad you find it useful.