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I've noticed that my WooCommerce products are not searched by the default WordPress search function. Any idea how to modify the function to ensure that products and product tabs are searched?

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I'm running several WooCommerce sites, and the WordPress search does include products along with posts/pages. Do you have a custom search.php file or any custom functions that would alter the products taxonomy to exclude it from search? WooCommerce also has a product widget that can be used as well.

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I'll check out the search.php file. The theme is sentient by WooThemes. I know for a fact that it's not searching the products but is searching pages and posts as I've tested it extensively. I have another site that runs the theme Mystile (again by WooThemes) and I noticed that the product search bar only seems to search products, not pages or posts. –  Jeremiah Prummer Apr 7 '13 at 15:00
This may be a bug withing WooCommerce then. If you contact woothemes, their support is amazing and they may be able to help you if it is a but with WC or their themes. –  Zach Russell Apr 7 '13 at 15:15

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