Search Bar Component

  • Component title: Search Bar
  • Component group: Asset Share Commons - search
  • Released with version 1.0.0

Search bar component

The Search Bar renders a full-text search bar allowing users to enter search terms or phrases.

As this component passes through its input to AEM’s Query Builder Fulltext predicate evaluator, it supports all the native lucene operators that AEM/Apache Oak supports.


The Search Bar component supports minor authoring of text and labels.

Dialog / Field Settings

Search bar dialog

Placeholder Text

Text to display as the placeholder text for the search bar input field.

Hide the Search Button

Select to hide the search button.

  • Even when the search button is hidden, a search can be performed by pressing enter in the search field.

Button Label

The label to display on the Search Bar’s button.

  • Pressing this button will execute a search.
  • When the Hide the Search Button is selected, this button/button label is not displayed.

Technical details

  • Component: /apps/asset-share-commons/components/search/statistics
  • Sling Model:

The search bar leverages AEM Query Builder’s FulltextPredicateEvaluator predicate evaluator.

Example generated Query Builder date range predicate output:

fulltext=ira OR bear