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In order to have a search box on your site you must have the header showing.

More actions>Edit site layout>Click the Header Button to toggle it on/off

After this is done:

To enable or create search options for your site:

  1. From the More actions drop-down menu, select Manage site.
  2. Select the General tab.
  3. Click "Configure search."
  4. Select the Advanced tab.
  5. Click "Add provider," select a provider from the drop-down menu, and specify a name.

Example of a search box within  a page.
 
You have to use a gadget. This gadget contains the following code:
 
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<Module>
<ModulePrefs title="search" />
<Content type="html">
<![CDATA[
<form method="get" action="http://www.google.com/search" target="_blank"><input type="text" name="q" size="31"maxlength="255" value="" />
<input type="submit" value="Google Search" /><p>
Search <input type="radio" name="sitesearch" value="" />
The Web<input type="radio" name="sitesearch"value=www.w8shi.net checked /> W8SHI.net only
<br /></form>]]>
</Content>
</Module>
 
 
 
 
 
 
Simple Method
 
<form method="get" action="http://www.google.com/search" target="_blank">
<input type="text" name="q" size="31" maxlength="255" value="" />
<input type="submit" value="Google Search" /><br />
Search <input type="radio" name="sitesearch" value="" />The Web &nbsp;&nbsp;
<input type="radio" name="sitesearch" value=www.w8shi.net checked />W8SHI.net only</form>
 
  1. Copy the text in the box to your clipboard
  2. Edit the page where you want the form
  3. Click Insert
  4. Select More gadgets...
  5. Under Featured select Embed Gadget and add it
  6. Paste the text into the gadget
  7. Edit the text in red for your site
  8. Set width to 600 pixels, Height to 200 pixels (adjust as you want)
  9. Unselect Include a border around gadget
  10. Unselect Display title on gadget
  11. Click OK
 Instead of creating your own search gadget there are several ready made ones available.
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Insert>> More Gadgets. Search for "custom search engine". Pick one and insert it into your page.

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