Creating filter groups

In Minitek Smart Search filter groups serve as containers for filters. Later on, we will create filters that will be assigned to a filter group.

To create a new filter group:

  1. Go to Minitek Smart Search > Filter groups and click on New

    Creating filter groups
  2. Enter a title for the Filter group and select the filters type

    Filters type: Without content types

    In this case, the filters don't have a parent content type. Take a look at the following image:

    Creating filter groups

    If you select the filter (content map) Category 1 then the search results will retrieve indexed items from all content types that are assigned to the content map Category 1.


    Filters type: With content types

    In this case, filters have parent content types. Take a look at the following image:

    Creating filter groups

    If you select the filter (content map) Category 1 then the search results will retrieve indexed items from the content type "Articles" that are assigned to the content map Category 1.

  3. Click on "Save & Close"

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