Zoho Creator Global Search option provides a way for a user to search across the entire application or specific forms, thus saving time in locating data that you want to view. Users submit a global search using the Global search bar which is available in the application header in live mode, irrespective of the page the user is accessing. The Global search feature filters all records that contain the given search term and displays the data in default or custom layouts.
To use global search
Screen shot of a Zoho Creator form with the "Global Search bar" in the application header
Screen shot displaying the search results from the entire application
When searching for records using the Global search option, the search results are displayed in the default layout supported by Zoho Creator. You can customize this search layout by selecting the required fields of your choice for each report by using the Search Settings option.
To customize the global search layout,