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Search Bar

0.01MB. Updated 2020-09-10. Only supports Anki 2.1.x.
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Adds a simple search bar to the reviewer and any editor (e.g. in the Browser, and the Edit Current window). To access the search bar you can use Ctrl-F. To invoke it in the browser, you need to use Ctrl-Alt-Shift-F instead (all other shortcuts are taken up). To find the next result, use Ctrl-G. For the previous result, use Ctrl-Shift-G. To close the bar, click the red X, or use Ctrl-Escape. All of these shortcuts are settable from "Tools > Add-ons > Search Bar > Config". Support If you like my add-ons, you can consider supporting me. My add-ons will always be freely available for everybody, but what I can offer you is my sincere thanks, and first-hand technical support, if you have any questions/issues with my add-ons. At the same time it allows me to put more time and focus into developing these and making them as powerful and user-friendly as they are. Thanks for considering! ko-fi.com/hgiesel patreon.com/hgiesel


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To download this add-on, please copy and paste the following code into Anki 2.1:


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on 1612511487
Thanks! It is a good compliment to https://ankiweb.net/shared/info/225180905
on 1611500441
What is the shortcut for macOS?
Comment from author
Just replace Ctrl with Cmd, so Ctrl-F will become Cmd-F.
on 1603818871
Works in the edit window, but not in the browser (2.1.35)
Comment from author
Just use "Ctrl-Alt-Shift-F", like I've written in the description.
Your mouse focus must be in the editor as well. So you should click a field first, before you invoke it.
on 1602451885
it works well and is useful. Thank you.
on 1599514050
It works. Just like the other add-ons by Henrik Giesel I used so far.
on 1597351273
The add-on works well.