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Search by category for products

Search by category for products Module

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Search by category - allows you to display categories, making the search easier and faster, in which goods are located, if you have a store with a large number of goods and categories, this is an indispensable module.

What this product does for you


Navigation Facilitate user navigation

Search by category - this is a quick search for products, happy customers, less load on server resources, better user experience.


  • Search depth - maximum depth of category display for the search result. By default - 9
  • Max category to display - the maximum number of categories that can be displayed in the search, not collapsed. By default - 1 
  • Search in all category - the mode of displaying the result by category.
  • Count column show category.

Frequently bought together

Add "Search by category for products" 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

  • A faster possibility to choose and order the right product, saving time.
  • The better UX.


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.

Make sure this product runs well on your store for 12 months with Option Zen!

With Option Zen, you get access to ALL updates for the product for one year following purchase. Support from the product developer is available by email to answer all your technical and feature-related questions.

What is Option Zen?

Option Zen includes two services:

  • Unlimited after-sales support during the period covered by the option
  • Access to all updates for the product during the period

Option Zen is available at a discount when purchasing this product, but, if you miss out, you can also buy it via your customer account later. It is valid up to one year following the date of purchase of your product. The earlier you buy it, the longer you can enjoy it!

What does it include?

The following are included in Option Zen:

  • questions about using the module/theme;
  • solving technical problems related to the module/theme;
  • access to all module/theme updates.

The following services are not included in Option Zen:

  • customization and special development;
  • installing and updating the module/theme;
  • solving problems concerning third-party services, hosting, the server, or the PrestaShop software.


Search by category is installed like any other module. Simply upload your archive to install it.

After the installation at the top of the search result, a block appears with the categories and the number of products found in them. When you go to these categories, only products from the selected category will be displayed. After switching to products there is a button to return to full search.

What's New in Version 1.0.0(04/25/2018)

  • Initial realize

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  • 3 months of free support (Learn more)
  • Developed by a Top Developer
  • Documentation included
  • Compatibility v1.7.0.0 - v1.7.5.0

  • Version 1.0.0 (04/25/2018)

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