This plugin hasn’t been tested with the latest 3 major releases of WordPress. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

WP Retracted Search


With this plugin you can remove the search-by-excerpt and the search-by-content clauses from the wordpress search query thus speeding up the website search. This would apply to all post types. This plugin will also do the same for the WooCommerce Plugin Ajax Search in the WordPress Admin Panel. It works out of the box, and there are no settings for you to configure.

How to uninstall Retracted Search

To uninstall Retracted Search, you just have to de-activate the plugin from the plugins list.


Minimum Requirements

  • WooCommerce 3.0 or higher

Automatic installation

Automatic installation is the easiest option as WordPress handles the file transfers itself and you don’t need to leave your web browser. To do an automatic install of Retracted Search, log in to your WordPress dashboard, navigate to the Plugins menu and click Add New.

In the search field type Retracted Search and click Search Plugins. Once you’ve found our plugin you can view details about it such as the the rating and description. Most importantly, of course, you can install it by simply clicking Install Now.

Manual Installation

  1. Unzip the plugin and upload the „cx-extended-search“ folder to your „/wp-content/plugins/“ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the „Plugins“ administration page in WordPress, and thats it, no configurations needed.


In which WordPress version this Plugin is compatible?

It is compatible from 4.0 and greater than WordPress version.

In which WooCommerce version this Plugin is compatible?

It is compatible for 3.0 and greater than WooCommerce plugin


There are no reviews for this plugin.

Þátttakendur & höfundar

“WP Retracted Search” er opinn hugbúnaður. Eftirfarandi aðilar hafa lagt sitt af mörkum við smíði þessarar viðbótar.


Translate “WP Retracted Search” into your language.

Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.