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2375946 - How to change the default option 'Search all locales' when searching for items


When performing an Item search, the default for the Search All Locales is set to No. You would like to change the default to Yes.

Please review the screenshot below, that better ilustrates this.


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Navigate to to the Learning Administration
  2. Click Learning menu > Item tab
  3. Verify that even if you check the option Search All locales to Yes, on the next time you would perform a search, the default will still be No


There is a setting that allows you to choose the default for this option.


  1. Navigate to System Admin > Configuration > Search Selectors
  2. Find and edit ‘Component’
  3. Find the line criteria.LOCALE_SEARCH.defaultValue=N
  4. Change it to: criteria.LOCALE_SEARCH.defaultValue=Y
  5. Click ‘Apply Changes’ button

Review the below screenshot with this process.



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