Your Guide to Using RokAjaxSearch for Joomla
RokAjaxSearch adds real-time search to your site that is both powerful and customizable to meet your site's individual needs. It allows you to make full use of Google's Search API in addition to other features that allow for easier and more accurate discovery of content within your site. Best yet, you do not have to depend on Google to provide the UI for the results. Results appear as a seamless addition to your template's design.
RokAjaxSearch has the following requirements in order to operate:
NOTE: Internet Explorer 11+ and Edge are supported, but versions 8, 9, and 10 are no longer supported by Microsoft and while they may work, are not recommended.
Installing RokAjaxSearch takes just a matter of few minutes.
The first thing you’ll need to do is download the latest version of RokAjaxSearch. The package you will download contains everything to get RokAjaxSearch up and running and it is compatible with both Joomla 2.5 and Joomla 3.x. It does not need to be uncompressed.
Once you have downloaded the package, go into the Joomla Administrator and:
From Joomla 2.5 and 3.x:
Extensions -> Extension Manager -> Install
rokajaxsearch.zipthat you just downloaded from your local drive.
NOTE: For additional information on installing extensions, visit our detailed extensions installation guide located here.
Once installation is complete, a message highlighted in green should indicate its successful completion.