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Site Search

This search extension will dramatically change your conception about search modules. Professional design, real-time working and much more performance than you have ever seen on any website. Searching for an article or product was never so easy with this search module. Impress your visitors with the clean design and increase your site usability!
The Live Search has 4 fully customizable themes within many predefined skins and settings:

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Flat Theme

The Flat Theme of the Universal AJAX Live Search also gives you a user friendly interface, within the simplest responsive design and finest animations, ever!

Minimal Theme

Select the most suitable skin, what totally fit to your template, or create custom ones. Whichever you choose, the result of the setting will be a well-designed search module. We recommend this theme if you would like to search in galleries, or sites, where the images are in the focus.

Elegant Theme

Elegant Theme represent the discreet visualization of the Live Search. With many options it can make similar to your existing modules and can fit to your site. Searchbox is extremely important on websites, this theme won't make you disappointed.

Simple Theme

This theme has the most clean design. Simple enter a search keyword, and the results will appear under the search box. Suitable for company sites, where there are only 2 or 3 main colors in the template. Check the live demo: Simple Theme Demo.

Why does it better than the default search module?

The most important fact is the speed. Nowadays everyone knows and used the Google every day to get the most relevant information in a few seconds. People need relevant content in a short time. A Search Module is the most common part of a good website, so you need the best of them! Keyword suggestion is also included, what also can helps for users to start search.

Which Joomla versions are supported?

  • Joomla! 1.5
  • Joomla! 2.5
  • Joomla! 3.x

What search results can it show? Why is it universal?

This module can show the search results from the most of search plugins which can be installed to Joomla. Many of them has an improved version developed by us, to also show images in the result list.

Supported 3rd-party components:

  • K2 - fully supported by Live Search
  • EasySocial - fully supported by Live Search
  • VirtueMart 1.1, 2.x & 3.x and many other webshop components - fully supported by Live Search
  • JReviews - fully supported by Live Search
  • Zoo - fully supported by Live Search
  • Ozio Gallery - fully supported by Live Search
  • Ignite Gallery - fully supported by Live Search
  • Phoca Gallery - fully supported by Live Search
  • Jomsocial - fully supported by Live Search
  • Community Builder - fully supported by Live Search
  • EasyBlog - fully supported by Live Search
  • and a lot more!

Functionality

Works really Great on J3.4.3, Must Have search for Joomla site!

Ease of use

Very easy!

Support

Great support!

Documentation

Detailed docs

Value for money

very good value for money

I used this to: I use it for sport web site

Functionality

Work very well as per advertisement.

Ease of use

Easy to install and set up

Support

The support team is so great and very helpful.

Documentation

The document is good but does not cover all the details. However, the support team is very helpful and their responsiveness is very fast.

Value for money

100%


Functionality

Great dropdown Ajax search. Can be configured to restrict to various areas. I used it for a Hikashop specific search. Works great.

Ease of use

Dead simple to install. Configuration is easy (you will probably want to rename the plugins as they show in results returned).

Support

I worked with Jenő Kovács from their support staff. Very fast response to some minor CSS and configuration issues. Superb support.

Documentation

Very good both on their support website and within the module parameter page (ie, good tooltips).

Value for money

29 USD is a bargain IMO. Far easier than trying to set up HikaShop filters for searching, and the functionality is cool. Cutting edge.

I used this to: Joomla 3.4 / Hikashop 2.3.4

Functionality

This plugin is work well in my Virtuemart 3 webshop. Fast and nice. I like this.

Ease of use

I can set this plugin easy! The admin area is smart and nice too... I enjoyed the settings. Congratulation for the developers!

Support

I had a problem with the child product but they fix this fast and correctly. Thank you!

Documentation

I can easy understand the documentation. I can't found some inforamtion - but they help me and write fast to my questions.

Value for money

I can't found better search plugin for Virtuemart. I saw that a many J! website is use this extension, and I used in my older site... Great!

I used this to: I use this for my Virtuemart3 webshop. The search results are show very nice... (Flat theme)

I can recommend this!

Functionality

I like the fact there are a number of theme options. I have a fussy client who expects everything to work and look perfect on his website.

Ease of use

Very easy to set up and after sorting out some compatibility problems with EShop products not displaying now works perfectly.

Support

The support is 5 start. Had some compatibility problems with EShop shopping cart but this was sorted out and the extension is now great!

Documentation

The module is very straight forward and easy to use, so haven't referred much to the documentation.

Value for money

It is well worth the price. Works very well and presents search items attractively.

I used this to: A office furniture website that will eventually have up to 8,000 products. I needed a search function that searched for both product name and category. This extension does both and more.

Functionality

In terms of serching, the module just does the job, BUT it the way it shows results is unique. Works also with latest ZOO!!!

Ease of use

Easy to set up, clear tooltips

Support

I overlooked something, sent a support ticket with login details - it was fixed by the developers in 15 mins (!)

Documentation

More than enough, althogh you can live without it because tooltips contain everything you need to know

Value for money

Flexible plans with affordable prices, renewal discount

I used this to: ... replacing the standard (pretty ugly) Joomla! search and for searching ZOO items

Functionality

Only tested search for K2, for standard search requests, the software does it´s job.

Ease of use

Easy to configure as there are not that much configuration options implemented.

Support

Added a ticket 3 months ago regarding implementation of a new search function. Support said o.k., but heard nothing back except of excuses

Documentation

Standard documentation.

Value for money

To expensive for what it does, there are free extensions out with nearly the same scope.

I used this to: our live-site, we´re only using K2 for articles. Was looking for a good search extension, my presales question was if they could adapt the software to our needs. So nothing to add here, see support section.

Functionality

Hello,

unfortunately, the last plugin version for hikashop is from 10.02.12
So images does not load from your search module, because plugin

Ease of use

Hello,

unfortunately, the last plugin version for hikashop is from 10.02.12
So images does not load from your search module, because plugin

Support

Hello,

unfortunately, the last plugin version for hikashop is from 10.02.12
So images does not load from your search module, because plugin

Documentation

Hello,

unfortunately, the last plugin version for hikashop is from 10.02.12
So images does not load from your search module, because plugin

Value for money

Hello,

unfortunately, the last plugin version for hikashop is from 10.02.12
So images does not load from your search module, because plugin

I used this to: Hello,

unfortunately, the last plugin version for hikashop is from 10.02.12
So images does not load from your search module, because plugin is out of date.

Do you have any code solution? Thanks

Best search ever


Posted on 23 February 2015
Functionality

Great functionality in classic joomla content and virtuemart!

Ease of use

Very easy to configure with counless options via backend or CSS code.

Support

I had an issue and submitted a ticket - response with a solution came within minutes!

Documentation
Value for money

Excellent

I used this to: A web portal of Higher Education Institute

Functionality

The fast response of the search is awesome. This extension is a must have for any site but especially for e-commerce websites.

Ease of use

Simple to use, easy to style without any coding, just use the color picker. This is the easiest extension out of the box I have ever used

Support

Support made it work perfectly with MijoShop Version 3. Support was professional and answered quickly. I gave them access and they fixed it.

Documentation

I really didn't need any documentation, The module is very straight forward and easy to use. It worked right out the box,

Value for money

It is well worth the price they are asking. I thought it was a bargain after I installed it and looked at the usability.

I used this to: Our e-commerce website needed a better search. Now we have the best search for Joomla. We are very happy! :)
Improved AJAX Login & Register

Improved AJAX Login & Register

Paid download | Site Access | Offlajn
3
Score:
100
85 reviews
Register and Login with Facebook | Google | Twitter | LinkedIn | Microsoft account! Create your own registration form easily in the Live Form Editor using Drag & Drop! Check this short tutorial video here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mmYhhh3V6Wc Changelog: http://offlajn.com/improved-ajax-login-and-register/improved-ajax-login-a-register-changelog.html Login with your social account No more registration required, just one click and you can log in with your Facebook, Google, Twitter or Microsoft account. If you already have lots of users in joomla, they don't need to create new account, Improved AJAX Login will auto link people with same email address. The component includes tutorials to help at configurations. Need a new Login and Registration interface? Improved AJAX Login is a very elegant extension, it speeds up the Login, Logout and Registration procedures with AJAX technology. These process never were so simple and easy, and the clean & smooth design, of course. How does it work so fast? The Improved AJAX Login does the dirty work in the background, the login process will only take a moment, it's lightning fast! This module does not need to reload your webpage, the user is logged in as soon as he hits the login button. The Login also warns the user on unsuccesful login attempts with nicely decorated popup fields. The validation of the registration form is also make in the background, and mark the incorrect fields with an error massage. Go ahead to the demo page and try it yourself! AJAX-powered User menu After login with Improved AJAX Login a stylish User menu will appear instead of the login form. User menu is fully customisable and have some default menu items like Edit Your Details, Show Cart (only if VirtueMart installed) and of course Logout. User menu is also AJAX-powered so all menu items are loading in the background. Some more words of the registration The Improved Ajax Login & Register has an own popup-box for the fields. You can use captcha, to avoid bots registration to your site. As it previously mentioned, this extension make the validation and the register process with the AJAX technology, so there won't be any page-refresh during the registration. Live Form Editor Live editor using the WYSIWYG method (What You See is What You Get) to make well-planned forms in seconds, because you see the result live. There are many predefined fields like Address, Date of birth, Terms of Services, etc. But you can also add custom fields: textfield, select list, checkbox, etc.
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Layer Slider

Layer Slider

Paid download | Slideshow | Offlajn
3
Score:
100
52 reviews
LayerSlider is a premium multi-purpose slider for creating image gallery sliders, content sliders, and mind-blowing slideshow with must-see effects. This slideshow uses cutting edge technologies to provide the smoothest experience that’s possible, and it comes with more than 200 preset 2D and 3D slider transitions. Layer Slider has a beautiful and easy-to-use admin interface with supporting modern features like drag and drop WYSIWYG slider builder, real-time slider previews, timeline view, Google Fonts and transition builder for custom animations for the slider. Layer Slider is device friendly by supporting responsive mode, multiple layouts, touch gestures on mobile devices, and uses techniques like lazy load and conditional script loading for optimal performance. You can add any content into sliders, including images, text, custom HTML, YouTube and Vimeo videos or HTML5 self-hosted multimedia contents. Layer Slider is also SEO friendly by allowing you to build semantic markup with custom attributes that search engines can index easily. Layer Slider comes with 13 built-in skins, and Layer Slider has tons of options to entirely customize the appearance and behavior of your slideshow at the smallest detail. Tutorial videos http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X8HIalFLyq0 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p3PmxNoBzHY http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iG6qklemxyg General Features Super smooth hardware accelerated CSS3 transitions with jQuery fallback for the slideshows Fully responsive sliders & multiple layouts support Unlimited layers with image, video, audio, text or custom HTML content SEO friendly Included free slider transition gallery Very detailed documentation with examples WYSIWYG editor with real-time slideshow previews Build slideshow with modern techniques like drag and drop Timeline view Review your layer timings like in a movie editor Transition builder for slideshow, Skin and CSS Editors Customize the built-in skins and transitions easily for your slider Slider Import / Export feature Slideshow Auto-start slideshow (can be disabled) Pause slideshow on hover feature Starting with specified slide Option for backwards-slider (Two way slideshow) Touch navigation on mobile browsers Keyboard navigation for the slideshow Additional Options More than 200 2D & 3D transitions Option for create your own slider transitions Layers can slide (axis-free), fade, rotate (in 2D or 3D), scale and skew, or mixed of these Optional parallax effect on layers Easy to use with YouTube, Vimeo or HTML5 videos or audios Auto-play videos and audios (optional) YouTube and Vimeo thumbnail images Slider Types Slideshow with background video Fixed background slider Parallax slider Full width slideshow Media slideshow For support create a ticket here: http://offlajn.com/contact-us.html Do NOT use below reviews to post support requests or issues.
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Vertical Menu

Vertical Menu

Paid download | Menu Systems | Offlajn
3
Score:
100
29 reviews
Vertical Menu is a user-friendly, highly customizable, multi-purpose menu solution for Joomla, and many other popular Components. It easily fits to all templates and looks amazing on any device while provide the best performance that you have ever seen, with the perfect combination of the well-optimized codebase and the most recent technologies. It is SEO friendly because it uses valid HTML code which allows search engines to properly index the content of your menu. Vertical Menu has an eye-catching and easy-to-use admin interface with features like fully customizable themes, predefined color schemes, Google Fonts and transition builder for custom menu opening and closing animations. It is device friendly by supporting responsive mode, multiple layouts and touch gestures on mobile devices. Every menu level has predefined module positions, so the levels are extendable with custom content. Supported Components Joomla 2.5 & 3.x Joomla categories and articles VirtueMart 2.x & 3.x K2 ZOO JoomShopping HikaShop MijoShop redSHOP Vertical Menu is an all-in-one solution, as it have 4 different navigation types: Slide menu Drop-down menu Tree menu Expanded menu Slide menu: Slide menu could be familiar from the smartphones' menu systems. When you open a parent item the sub-level will appear with a sliding animation. You can choose from 6 predefined sliding effects, and you can also create a custom one with the built-in Animation Builder. With this mode the title works like a breadcrumb, so it is easy to follow which parent item is opened. You can navigate back with a simple click or swipe on smart devices. Drop-Down menu: With the dropdown menu the children items will appear next to their parents. So lower levels of the menu will follow their parents in a row with 12 predefined or custom opening and closing animations. If there is not enough space on the right for the submenus, those will appear on the left side. If there is not enough space on the screen to show all of the items, a scrollbar will appear. On touch-devices this type of menu will transform to slidemenu for better navigation experience. Tree menu The point of the tree menu type is that the children items will appear right under their parents in a hierarchical tree structure. This menu-type presents the parent-child relationship very well. During the navigation you can expand or collapse the different submenus. Expanded menu This menu type means, that all of your menu items appear. You don't need any click or touch interaction to make them visible. It is good if you would like to show only some menu items, or all of them are important to see. Each types can be shown in 4 different menu positioning: Embed mode Popup mode Left sidebar Right sidebar Embed mode: This mode is the basic usage of a Joomla module. The Vertical Menu will be placed into the selected position. With this mode the menu can transform into sidebar mode on devices with smaller screen. The menu automatically able to get the height from the items, or a fix height is also possible. In this case a solid scrollbar will appear if neccessary. Popup mode: With Popup mode you can show the menu in the selected module position, or even on the top left side of your page. At the first time only the opener button is visible, and if you click on it the menu will appear below the button, or if there is not enough space there, above it. Smooth scrolling navigation is also available feature with this mode. In this case if you click on a menu item the page will scrolled to the specified area. Auto hide feature will able to hide the menu on smaller screens after clicked on a menu item to make the whole content visible. Left/Right sidebar: With this mode the menu will appear from the selected side of the page with GPU accelerated animations. There are 14 predefined effects from the simple one to 3D animations as well. All of them are well-optimized, and also work on mobile devices. The width of the menu is adjustable from the backend, and the menu opening is triggerable from a menu item, not just with its opener button. Extra features Built-in-filter With the powerful built-in filter feature you only need to type a part of the menu item's title or description, and most relevant results will appear in a list below. That is a killer-feature against any other menu solutions on the market. Just type a few characters, then the matched results will appear in moments, and you don't need to browse through the whole menu structure. The filter bar is fully designable with selectable magnifier buttons, close icons, and background-color. Custom logo & Module positions With the Vertical Menu you can customize your menu with your own logo which will appear above the menu. It has also built-in module positions in every menu-levels. With this feature you are able to add much more cool things to the menu-levels. Improve the user experience with a google maps integration, a related image or event with an AJAX search. Responsive & Mobile Optimized Vertical Menu is fully responsive and touch-ready for an enhanced mobile experience. All of the animations are well-optimized and also appear on smart devices. With the intuitive gesture support we added a more comfortable way for navigate in the menu system. The whole menu has immediately touch detection for the fastest feedback. Smooth scrolling navigation This feature is perfect for sites with one page layout. The menu-items can scroll to the specified sections. Animation builder The Advanced animation builder will help you to achieve your goals with many customizable parameters. You can define custom animations for the sublevels and for the menu-items as well. Powerful API functions With the API calls you are able to control the menu or get some information about the current state of the module. Badges You can use custom badges for your menu to higlight the important items. Different designs by levels You can set different colors, fonts and icons for each level, so all of your menu-levels has a unique design. Advanced font manager You can set the font family, color, text-shadow and other properties with an intuitive font manager. It supports Google fonts, and you will see the selected font real-time in a sample text. Improved menu-item selector In the module manager you are able to not just select a menu to show, but you can also specify which items will appear. Description for menu-items With Vertical Menu you can also show descriptions for each menu item. All of the related font style settings are adjustable. Resizable menu icons with crop/scale The icon of the menu items are adjustable by size, and also set to crop or scale to the selected size. Custom CSS/JS There are options in the backend of the Vertical Menu to place your own JavaScript code and CSS definition. So you won't need any custom files for customization. Browser support Firefox Chrome Safari Opera Internet Explorer 9+ Additional feature list 2 Themes: Flat, Clean 14 SideBar animations 18 predefined sublevel animations Animated parallax background GPU accelerated and 3D animations LTR & RTL support SEO optimized Easy to Customize Conditional backend parameters
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Universal Product Slider

Universal Product Slider

Paid download | VirtueMart extensions | Offlajn
3
Score:
99
8 reviews
Universal Product Slider is a full featured extension, which can show your products from VirtueMart 2.x & 3.x, JoomShopping, HikaShop, MijoShop and RedShop. The most easy-to-configure slider on the market with the fastest way of slider creation. You can easily find the most suitable settings in a few seconds. Wide-range webshop component support! Virtuemart 1.1 / 2.x / 3.x JoomShopping HikaShop MijoShop RedShop It is called Universal, because it supports many popular webshop engines. What about the differences? The Slider solves everything in the background, and give you the same output all the time. You just need to select the categories, set the skin of the selected theme, and enjoy. Intelligent image resizing! The slider has a special image-handling method. You can set the width and height of the product images and moreover you can select that these images will be cropped or extended with transparent color. This means that all of the images will be high-quality despite of the different sizes. And with this algorithm the images also look well on retina devices, too. Definable layouts for all devices The extension is fully responsive, it will be fit to all screen size. You can set how many products display on different devices, such as mobiles, tablets, and desktop. You can also set different values for portrait and landscape mode. This feature make the slider to look fancy on all resolutions, from mobile to retina. Fully supported touch gestures Swipe on your mobile or tablet or grab to move the slider. On non-touch devices mouse control enabled, and also can turn a page with the arrows, or pagination dots. Show the most significant details from the products You can show the product image, name, sku and description if you want in a very well-designed format. No matters what webshop component you have, the output will be the same. Automatically generated slides If you have set the featured products mode, or the latest product, you don't need to reconfigure the slider, or re-generate the slides in case of every uploading. Set it once, and will work automatically. GPU accelerated animations Hardware acceleration is important while using transitions, to can make them really smooth, and run flawlessly, also on mobile devices. There is an option for the autoplay, what can stops while mouse hovering, and the duration between the turns can be set, too. Choose from the predefined skins! You can select from 7 different themes within a lot of predefined color-skins. Many spectacular Google fonts are also selectable.
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Fancy TagCloud

Fancy TagCloud

Free | Tags & Clouds | Offlajn
3
Score:
96
8 reviews
Spin up your site with this revolutionary tagcloud extension! Works with Joomla and K2 tags, and show them in an unusal way. It can fully fill out the available place with horizontal and vertical tags written by fancy gradient colors, and Google webfonts, what you can set from the module manager. ➤ Font size by tag count A tag will be bigger or smaller depends on how many times was it used. More popular tags will be larger to highlight them. ➤ Gradient text colors You can set a gradient color on the fancy module manager, and the tags will get this color. Smaller ones get the start color, and the biggest get the end one. ➤ Horizontal and Vertical tags on the canvas The canvas is a modern HTML5 tag, what works properly with all of the modern browsers. If you have many tags, it will fully fill out the canvas without cover any of them. All of your tags will be visible at any time. ➤ Google Fonts You can select all of the available Latin Google Font families, to show the texts with fancy fonts. Select one which is the most suitable for you. ➤ Additional Features - Get the tags by a fully optimized SQL queries from Joomla tags, and K2 tags. - Tags are clickable, so you can reach the tag landing pages by a simple click on the selected tag. - Two layouts for the smaller or larger places for the tags, to fill out the area perfectly. - The settings of the tagcloud is fully customizable in the module manager, or the predefined ones can be also use. - This is a revolutionary way to show your tags in a tagcloud. This layout will highlight your tags, and make the navigation easy on your site. - You can show the tags by article/element categories to show the most accurate tags on each pages. This also helps the customers to click on that tags, what are related to the current content. - RGBA background also can be set as the tags background, to fit to your template, or set it to simply transparent. - Use the spectacular Google Webfonts for the tags, to can make the tags more attractive. - You can also limit how many tags would you like to show in each module. More tags can be more fancy, because more tags can fill up the module's place more tightly. - Use more tags for one article to help the users in navigation. - Use the same tags for more than one item, to can highlight the more important tags. - You can also define the weight of the tags within the Google Fonts. Some tags looks well with thinner fonts, and other tags can be good in bolder in different modules. It can be your choice. - The tagcloud use the same font weight in a module, to keep the tags in one unique block. - You can show your tags on left or right side of your site, or simply place the tags into a full-width area. - The tagcloud can be also in a main part of your site. - The tagcloud has a well-optimized JS code, to keep your site loading speed fast. - The tagcloud is also responsive, so all of the tags will be look-well on all screen size.
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Smart Content Tabs

Paid download | Articles Display | Offlajn
3
Score:
15
8 reviews
Have you ever imagine a perfect extension to your site, which you can use for show contents, images, maps and videos? As we can see from the customers reviews and request there is a huge claim for a brand new extension, what can be use for showing contents in a better way, with fancy animations, live colors and reliable working on any devices. When we started to design this product, the main direction was that can't be limitations in the product, when the users use it, they never can feel that there are any constraints or never can be the using uncomfortable. Well there are many working hours, branstormings and research in the developing, so we can hope that the users will fully statisfied after the purchase. Where can I use the Smart Content Tab? We will quote some of your requests, where the Smart Content Tab can be use. Here is the list: *Releated Articles *User Guide for something *List of Events *List of Events' places by map *Product scroller *Product description *Highlighted content *Smart Banner *Portfolio *Frequently asked questions(FAQ) box *And much more! Your imagination is the only limit. What features makes it the best? *Multiple Content Tabs types Let you to choose which Content Tabs shape fit to your site. Currently 2 different Content Tabs types included and each types has 3 themes. *Improved Theme management system Let you to customize the style of your Content Tabs without any CSS knowledge. *Bulletproof slider manager on backend The administrator page fully guide you through the editing of the Content Tabs and the related slides. It won't force you to use any HTML or CSS codes. *Dashboard on the backend To learn new tips and tricks, watch tutorials and to keep up with the new updates and themes. *A lot of predefined Content Tabs templates It makes the editing fast and easy and provides the best result, so your Tabs always look dazzling. *Live preview while you editing the Content Tabs. You don't have to be blindfolded anymore. You will continuously see how your Tabs going. *Available automatic tab generation *Touch screen support The tab works fine on any smart phones and tablets. (Tested on Apple iPhone, iPad and Google Android devices)
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Improved Search for EasySocial

Improved Search for EasySocial

Free | Extensions Search | Offlajn
3
Score:
0
1 review
Improved Search Plugin for EasySocial extension. Features: - Search in Photos - Search in Albums - Search in Groups - Search in Users - Limit for the search results - Show images for the Universal AJAX Live Search http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/search-a-indexing/site-search/16893
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Improved Content Search

Improved Content Search

Free | Extensions Search | Offlajn
3
Score:
0
0 reviews
Replace the default Joomla content search plugin with this extension, and get much more functionalities. Features: - Select the mode for category inclusion/exclusion - Select the categories with a fancy category selector - Select the mode for article inclusion/exclusion - Select the articles by article ids - Limit for the search results - Can search in archived articles - Show images for the Universal AJAX Live Search http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/search-a-indexing/site-search/16893
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Universal AJAX Live Search

Version:
5.4.0
Developer:
Offlajn
Last updated:
Feb 23 2015
Date added:
Nov 18 2014
License:
GPLv2 or later
Type:
Paid download
Uses updater:
Includes:
Compatibility:
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