New search types that require additional settings from Theme Options->Search->Advanced Search Form.

These are the options that can be found in the Advanced Search form section:

1. Use Custom Fields For Advanced Search

If you enable custom fields YES, you must fill in the search options in the same Settings area

Search type must be selected from Search Settings

Read more about how to configure each search type here:


2. Put Search form before the header media?

Search can be placed before or after header media ONLY IF you use this option as well: Use Float Search –> NO

3. Use sticky search?

Sticky search replaces sticky menu when enabled. You must disable sticky search and the menu will be sticky instead.

4. Use Float Search Form?

2. Number of Search fields to show in search and No of Search fields per row

With this option, you will be able to set how many fields will be included in the Advanced Search form.

The maximum number of rows supported on the search form is 4, but you can also select 1, 2  or 3 fields.

3. Set custom fields for search

First, you need to select the number of fields and press Save changes button. After the first save, the custom fields list will modify according with number that you added. If you select 5 fields, after save, this is how the list will show

The next step is to press Save Changes button again, so the change show on front end as well.

The custom fields we support must be set with correct COMPARE. Read here about all the options that can be added to search:

Advanced Search custom fields setup