ACS Development: JavaScript API - Search

ACS Development: JavaScript API - Search

This course provides the student with an understanding of the search root scope object in the Alfresco Content Services (ACS) JavaScript API.

About this course

Overview

This course provides the student with an understanding of the search root scope object in the Alfresco Content Services (ACS) JavaScript API. We will describe the purpose of the core methods provided by this service. We will also touch on some nuances and other services that can be used to assist with your work. This course will also compare this service to similar services.

This course will not cover the languages, search syntax, or the underlying decision making process that determines whether a query is run against the Alfresco database or Alfresco Search Services.

What Will I Learn?

The learning objectives covered by this course are:

  • Functions accessible through the search root scoped object
  • Purpose, when, & how to use those functions
  • Data model of the parameters and return value of the query function
  • Paging results

Target Audience

  • Developers

Time Required: ~15 minutes

Applicable Product Versions: 4.0 - 6.1

Difficulty: Foundation

Prerequisite Knowledge

This course presumes that the student is competent with the tools, technologies and concepts required by the prerequisite courses.

Recommended Courses

This following course is recommended before starting this one:

Curriculum15 Minutes

  • Introduction
  • Objectives
  • Prerequisites
  • Search Service
  • Overview
  • Functions
  • Basic Search
  • Advanced Search
  • Conclusion
  • Review
  • References
  • Next Steps
  • Course Survey

About this course

Overview

This course provides the student with an understanding of the search root scope object in the Alfresco Content Services (ACS) JavaScript API. We will describe the purpose of the core methods provided by this service. We will also touch on some nuances and other services that can be used to assist with your work. This course will also compare this service to similar services.

This course will not cover the languages, search syntax, or the underlying decision making process that determines whether a query is run against the Alfresco database or Alfresco Search Services.

What Will I Learn?

The learning objectives covered by this course are:

  • Functions accessible through the search root scoped object
  • Purpose, when, & how to use those functions
  • Data model of the parameters and return value of the query function
  • Paging results

Target Audience

  • Developers

Time Required: ~15 minutes

Applicable Product Versions: 4.0 - 6.1

Difficulty: Foundation

Prerequisite Knowledge

This course presumes that the student is competent with the tools, technologies and concepts required by the prerequisite courses.

Recommended Courses

This following course is recommended before starting this one:

Curriculum15 Minutes

  • Introduction
  • Objectives
  • Prerequisites
  • Search Service
  • Overview
  • Functions
  • Basic Search
  • Advanced Search
  • Conclusion
  • Review
  • References
  • Next Steps
  • Course Survey