4. Advanced Search Settings

Search Theme options – Advanced Search Settings

Manage from this area the global search settings:   Advanced Search type   You can change the Advanced Search type. This option applies globally on all header types. You can choose between 9 types. Read about each type here – http://help.wpresidence.net/category/advanced-search-settings/ Show Advanced Search? You can enable or disable the Advanced Search from all header types. […]

Search Theme options – Advanced Search Form

Starting 1.18 version we have new search types that require additional settings from Theme Options-Search-Advanced Search Form. These are the options that can be found in Advanced Search form section: 1. Use Custom Fields For Advanced Search 2. Put Search form before the header media ? 3. Use sticky search ? 4. Use Float Search Form […]

Search Theme Options – Radius Search | Geolocation Search for Half Map

The radius search is managed from Search Settings – Geolocation Settings and applies only for the half map style page (advanced search results, properties list half page and taxonomy half-if that is enabled) You can enable / disable this option entirely, you can show the radius in miles or km, you can set the minim […]


How to Enable Save Search feature Step 1: Admin creates the page for displaying saved searches in user dashboard or you import it with demo content import Step2: Admin enables the save search options and sets in theme options if emails about new properties that match saved searches should be emailed daily or weekly User gets […]

Advanced Search Type 1 and type 4

You can choose the search type from Theme Options- Search-Advanced Search Type Type 1 – has the search button full on the right. Type 4 – has the search button position after the fields These Advanced Search types can be customized, they work with or without custom fields. You can choose how many fields will […]

Advanced Search Type 2

How to set type 2: How Search type 2 applies only for header search and looks like this NOTES ABOUT SEARCH TYPE 2: – The quick search does not work with pins search over map when selecting search options. You can only find results if you click the Search Properties button. This search form cannot […]

Advanced Search Type 3

Search type 3 is the vertical search style we showcase in demo 5 For this search type, there are particular settings you must follow Search type 3 must always have the option “Use Float Search Form” set to YES Configure this option as in this screenshot Set the margin-top values for the search form to align […]

Advanced Search type 5

The Advanced Search type 5 can be customized, it will work with or without custom fields. The design is fixed to header media bottom. Header media means: Google Maps or Properties Slider or Revolution Slider or Image. This is one example, with header Revolution Slider. Search type is set in Advanced Search Settings: You can enable […]

Advanced Search Type 6

Search type 6 supports tabs for the search over header media. Search type 6 works only with custom fields enabled. First select type 6 from Advanced Search Settings: Then go and select which taxonomy you wish to show categories from in the tabs. SAVE. Next select the categories to show in tabs. Use CTRL to select […]

Advanced Search type 8

Search type 8 includes auto-complete for the city, area, state fields + a 2nd dropdown taxonomy field All Types OR All Actions (depends on what you select as the source for the tabs – see below). You can test it on this demo http://sydney.wpresidence.net/ Specifications about how Type 8 Search works: 1. Search type 8 shows only […]

Advanced Search type 10

Set search type 10 from theme options     This search syncs the same fields in Mobile Search, Search shortcode, Search widget, Half Map search And set the extra search options from admin – Search settings Help how to set custom fields – Advanced Search custom fields setup NOTES: If you update from an older […]

Advanced Search Results Custom Page Template

You already receive one Advance Search page when you install the theme. You don’t need to create another one. Just go to Pages – Edit Page and edit settings. Permalinks must be set to custom starting v 1.08 in order for the “Search” button to redirect to Advanced Search Results page. Starting v 1.11 you […]

Advanced Search Results Half Map Style

Go to Theme Options – Appearance – Property List Type for Advanced Search – HALF MAP and save. The page will look like this: NOTES: The Advanced Search filters will apply for all properties. Half Map style requires header is set to Google Maps. You can set global header to Google Maps. Help http://help.wpresidence.net/2015/10/29/global-header-options/ Or you edit […]

Advanced Search Page – Standard Style

Step1: Check the Search Results page exists in admin – pages Step2: Go to Theme Options – Appearance – Property List Type for Advanced Search – STANDARD and save. Step3: The results page will have these sort/list options included: Step 4: This page header can be set to Google Maps or Rev Slider or Image or NONE […]


The widget works same as Advanced Search in Google Maps (has the same fields). Results are filtered and show on the Advance Search custom template.


The search shortcode can be added to any page. If you use Visual Composer editor – select this option If you use the standard wordpress editor, select this option

Advanced Search custom fields setup

Here is a short video how to manage advanced search fields options (how to add default fields and how to add your own custom fields)   How to enable custom fields:   To set how many fields to show Works ONLY with custom fields enabled, set on YES and it’s managed from the same page […]

Show Advanced Search Options

Search in header: *this applies only for web search. For resolutions under 768px the header search is replaced by mobile search. You can make the search in header show GLOBALLY (for all pages/posts)   Or you can make the search in header show for specific page Other search options Search Shortcode (you can add in […]

Rio Demo – Colors for Tabs in Advanced Search

.adv_search_tab_item.active { background: #445A8C!important; color: #fff; border: 1px solid #445A8C!important; } .adv_search_tab_item.sales{ border: 1px solid #D67B04; background: #D67B04; } .adv_search_tab_item.foreclosure{ border: 1px solid #DC663C; background: #DC663C; } .adv_search_tab_item a{ color:#fff; } .adv_search_tab_item.rentals{ border: 1px solid #0489C2; background: #0489C2; } .adv_search_tab_item { text-transform: uppercase; font-weight: 600; letter-spacing: 1px; }   Help for custom css: http://help.wpresidence.net/article/how-to-add-custom-css/

Remove Advance Search from single blog post

Use this css and add in theme options – design – custom colors – custom css .single-post #search_wrapper, .single-post #adv-search-header-mobile{ display: none!important; } Help for custom css:  http://help.wpresidence.net/article/how-to-add-custom-css  

Remove Advance Search From Property Page

Use this css in child theme or in design – custom colors -custom css .single-estate_property #search_wrapper{ display: none!important; } Help for custom css: http://help.wpresidence.net/article/how-to-add-custom-css/

I am not redirected to advanced search results.

If the search button is not redirecting you to the search results page check the following settings. 1. Make sure Permalinks are set to Post Name That menu is accessed from here: 2. Check the search results page template exists. This page is included with the theme activation, however, you may have deleted it by […]

How to disable pagination on advanced search results/property lists

If you are using the classic template you need to go to templates/normal_map_core.php and delete this line <?php kriesi_pagination($prop_selection->max_num_pages, $range =2); ?> Is around line 196 If you are using the half_map_core delete the same code as above- around line 160 Since the property list and advanced search results use the same templates to display […]

How to add custom property ID to search

First Remove the Automatic ID from front end – Property Page with this CSS. #propertyid_display{ display:none; } To add a new custom field for property custom ID go to General – Custom fields:   This is an example to add the manual ID as numeric field type Then you can add this field in advanced search:   […]

How to hide the categories number in advanced search dropdown

  Solution after 1.12 theme version If you want to remove that information you need to change several functions all located in libs/help_functions.php wpestate_hierarchical_category_childen wpestate_get_action_select_list wpestate_get_category_select_list wpestate_get_city_select_list wpestate_get_area_select_list wpestate_get_county_state_select_list for wpestate_hierarchical_category_childen , at line 1735 remove this piece of code (‘.$counter.’) Same piece of code needs to be removed from all the above functions for ex on wpestate_get_action_select_list you have […]

How to show on mobile the same header search too

Some search types can be too long and that’s why mobile search replaces header search after certain resolutions. The mobile search is closed by default and when click to open it shows all fields To hide mobile search and show the header search you will need custom css: This css may need to be adapted […]

How to make mobile advanced search open by default

To make mobile search open by default add this css in theme options – design – custom css @media only screen and (max-width: 768px){ #adv-search-mobile { display: block!important; } } Result: How to add Custom CSS directly in theme options – http://help.wpresidence.net/article/how-to-add-custom-css/