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Advanced Parts Search

OVERVIEW

The Advanced Parts Search Editor is part of the Part Search Results page. The admin can define custom XSL templates for both the Part Search Results panel and the Part Search Results section.

Searches in the Parts Search Panel

There is a link that toggles back and forth between these two search types.

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ADMINISTRATION

ClosedSetting up the Parts Search Panel

  1. ClosedNavigate to the Page Templates page.
    1. Click Admin to go to the Admin Home Page.
    2. Click Page Templates under Style and Templates.

      The Page Templates page appears.

  2. Click the name Templates for the Parts Results Search Panel.

    The Available Templates for parts_search_panel_templates page appears.

  3. Select the XSL Template for both Production and Test.
  4. Click the link under XSL Template (parts_search_panel_xsl.jsp).

    The Admin XSL Template: Parts Search Panel page appears.

  5. Click Browse next to both Production XSL File and Internal Test XSL File.

    The Upload File dialog box appears.

  6. Upload the file parts_search_panel.xsl to both Production XSL File and Internal Test XSL File. See attached file.
  7. Click Update.
    1. If Parts Results Search Panel doesn't exist in Page Templates, log a ticket with Ops.

ClosedParts Search Results

Here, you'll update the styling to match the Parts Search Panel.

  1. Enable the feature Sticky Buttons on the Configuration Page and Parts Search Results Page.

    For more information, see Managing General Options.

  2. ClosedNavigate to the Page Templates page.
    1. Click Admin to go to the Admin Home Page.
    2. Click Page Templates under Style and Templates.

      The Page Templates page appears.

  3. Click the name Templates for the Parts Search Results Page.

    The Available Templates for parts_search_results_templates page appears.

  4. Select the XSL Template for both Production and Test.
  5. Click the link under XSL Template (parts_search_results_xsl.jsp).

    The Admin XSL Template: Parts Search Results page appears.

  6. Click Browse next to both Production XSL File and Internal Test XSL File.

    The Upload File dialog box appears.

  7. Upload the file parts_search_results.xsl to both Production and Internal XSL File. See attached file.
  8. Click Update.

ClosedBMQL and Language Parameters

Administrators can retrieve a specific translation of a Part Description using BMQL.

Specify language parameters using a local variable or attribute variable.


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