[Drupal Views] How to display search results in a View?

October 16, 2012 - 14:54

Drupal Views are not usually used to display search results in a Drupal site. However If you really need to display search results in a View here is the solution. Read on to find out more.

Follow the steps below to display search results in a Drupal View.

  • First you need to install this module: http://drupal.org/node/1080684/release which will allow you to use search terms as arguments.
  • Create a View with the display set to Page
  • Next add an argument "Search: term".
  • Then add any filters and fields you might need to use.
  • Finally the most important step: Set the page path to search/node/%.

Hope that helps.

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