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Hi, I'm working on an Intranet and would like to use TWiki. However, people in the office already use it for adding information but i would like to just have a page with search results on with the same style as my company intranet. I also only want my users to search just one forum.

I can create the search page no problem just by adding the search form to my look and feel page but how can i create my own results page? On my results page i don't want to give users any options at all apart from being able to view the searched results.

Could anyone shed any light on this for me?

Thanks,

-- StuartKidd - 17 Mar 2004

Not sue if this is the case, I assume you want to use TWiki's search and show the result in your corporate look. That is a two step question.

First create a TWikiSkins that mimics your corporate look.

Then create a search form and result page. You can combine those together into one page. FormattedSearchFormTesting is a somewhat complex example. You can reduce that to show the only fields you want. You can format the result to any format you want. For example, the search format "[[$topic]] - $date %BR% $summary %BR%%BR%" produces this search result.

-- PeterThoeny - 18 Mar 2004

Thanks for that Peter. Yes, that's right i am trying to show results in my company's corporate image.

I've duplicated view.tmpl and renamed it view.intranet.tmpl and changed the background color to #000000 instead of #ffffff just for testing purposes.

However, when i try to use the skin it doesn't seem to be refering to my view.intranet.tmpl file.

e.g. my url i am testing with is http://mydomain/twiki/bin/view/DBAdapter/DAPHostingEnvironment?skin=view.intranet.tmpl

Am I appending the url correctly?

-- StuartKidd - 17 Mar 2004

Stuart, you want ?skin=intranet rather than ?skin=view.intranet.tmpl

It's done that way so the same skin name (intranet) can pick up edit.intranet.tmpl, preview.intranet.tmpl etc. as and when you define them.

-- CrawfordCurrie - 18 Mar 2004

If i want to change the template to have a certain skin, say "intranet" like as discussed what would be the easiest way to do it. Is there a particular template i should use to copy to begin with? When I try to append the URL with ?skin=intranet (the file in templates is still called view.intranet.tmpl which was a copy of view.tmpl) it doesn't seem to have an affect even though the bgcolor should be black..

Any help would be appreciated.

-- StuartKidd - 19 Mar 2004

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