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Configure tag display on search

Configure how tags and facets are displayed on search

You can determine the number of facets and tags displayed when on search results pages, the Employee Directory, the Group Directory, and in the SuperNav Section Search.

If there are more tags or facets than the number you have configured here then users will be presented with an additional auto-complete box that will allow them to find the appropriate tag/facet to augment their search.

To change the settings in the tables below, go to the Admin panel: Search section > Search settings page, and click the Facets tab. Click in the box corresponding with the setting you want to change, enter the desired value, and click Save beside the box.

General Setting Default value Description
Tags (bundled) 10 Determines the maximum number of tags shown in their bundles in the filter card on search pages, the Employee Directory, the Group Directory, and SuperNav section search.
Tags (unbundled) 10 Determines the maximum number of unbundled tags shown in the filter card on search pages, the Employee Directory, the Group Directory, and SuperNav section search.
Edited by 10 Determines the maximum number of "edited by" users shown in the filter card on search pages and SuperNav section search.
Owned by 10 Determines the maximum number of "owned by" users shown in the filter card on search pages, and SuperNav section search.
 
People Setting Default value Description
Custom field tags 10 Determines the maximum number of custom field tags shown in the filter card of the Employee Directory.
Groups 10 Determines the maximum number of groups shown under individual group types in the filter card of the Employee Directory.

To learn about other changes you can make on the Search settings page, see Search settings.

Change tag display in other areas

Use this configuration setting to determine the number of tags attached to a piece of content that display with the content in search results. This setting also affects the number of tags displayed in the Page Controls, in edit mode, with files on document libraries, etc. The default value is 9.
 
  1. Go to the ThoughtFarmer Admin panel: Advanced options section > Configuration settings page.
  2. Type tags in the Search config settings box to narrow the list of configuration settings.
  3. Find the config setting tags.maxNumToShow.
  4. Click in the Value column beside the config setting, and change the value as desired.
  5. Click Save.