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Magento_SearchStaging module

The Magento_SearchStaging module is a part of the staging functionality in Magento Commerce. It disables searching in the staging preview mode.

Implementation details

The Magento_SearchStaging module extends the Magento_Search module functionality. It adds Search to the staging preview but disables the searching functionality.


You can find the list of modules that have dependencies on the Magento_SearchStaging module in the require section of the composer.json file. The file is located in the root directory of the module.

Extension points

Extension points enable extension developers to interact with the Magento_SearchStaging module. The Magento dependency injection mechanism enables you to override the functionality of the Magento_SearchStaging module.


You can extend and override layouts in the Magento/SearchStaging/view/frontend/layout/ directory. For more information about layouts, see the Layout documentation.

Additional information

You can track backward incompatible changes made in a Magento Commerce mainline after the Magento 2.0 release.