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PrestaSphinx Sphinx Search Engine Connector

PrestaSphinx Sphinx Search Engine Connector Module

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  • PrestaShop -
module - Search & Filters - PrestaSphinx Sphinx Search Engine Connector - 1
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Connector to make PrestaShop use the powerfull Sphinx search engine.

What this product does for you

Faster and more accurate search engine results for your shop.


Adds the power of the open source sphinx search to your Prestashop.

This plugin override default PrestaShop search engine overriding it's Search class.
Most of the default PrestaShop search features are used inside that plugin also.

1. Ajax search
2. Standard search
3. Indexation on add and update products
4. Full indexation fired by cron (if defined)

Frequently bought together

Add "PrestaSphinx Sphinx Search Engine Connector" to your cart along with:

  • Image descriptions are a little-known SEO feature for product pages, but precise description is a surefire way to increase your e-commerce’s search engine visibility. The SEO Images (Alt tag) module automates ALT tag creation for product images and produces quality content to improve your site’s page ranking.

  • Decrease the number of you store's abandoned carts by adding a notification that will appear directly in the customer's browser. This module can be installed and configured in just 30 seconds and displays the number of products in a customer's cart next to your store's favicon. It's a discrete and effective nudge to remind users they have a full cart and encourage them to check out!


What your customers will like

The customer can find products faster, even in case of typographic errors.

Support and updates

You automatically get 3 months of support for this product.

For 90 days after your purchase, you can enjoy technical and feature support, as well as access to updates available for this product.



1. Download and install Sphinx - Open Source Search Server

2. Install pecl SphinxClient extension

3. Install this "Sphinx" module on Your PrestaShop
- By doing installation please make sure Your /override/classes/Search.php is writable.
If You have already made some custom changes in /override/classes/Search.php Your current
file will be renamed to /override/classes/Search.php.backup. To hold Your custom changes
from that file after install "Sphinx" please merge /override/classes/Search.php.backup
and /override/classes/Search.php
- Make sure after installation to set write ability on specified directories:
a) /modules/sphinx/config
b) /modules/sphinx/data

What's New in Version 1.0(02/03/2015)

  • Link to doc fix

About the developer

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  • 3 months of free support (Learn more)
  • Documentation included
  • Compatibility v1.5.0.0 - v1.6.0.11

  • Version 1.0 (02/03/2015)

  • Available in en fr

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