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Add Search to a Confluence Space

How to add search functions to a Confluence space

This article applies to: Confluence


To add a search box to your space, there are two macros that you can choose from. Additional information for each macro is below each description.

Livesearch Macro

Livesearch: shows search result keystroke by keystroke, as the user is entering the search term.
Example: {livesearch:spaceKey=xxxxxx}, where xxxxxx=the key for your space.

Screenshot: The Livesearch Macro in Confluence

To learn how to add the livesearch macro to your site, visit: https://confluence.atlassian.com/x/Xoe9CQ.

Search-box Macro

Search-box: by default, searches the current space.
Example: {search-box}

To learn how to add the search macro to your space, visit: https://confluence.atlassian.com/x/9yAC.

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