Global Search Overview

Global search allows you to search any page, record, or field anywhere in your account data by entering keywords into a search field. You can find the search field at the top of any NetSuite page. For more information, see How to Use Global Search.

Global Search field

You can adjust the global search preferences under the Analytics subtab at Home > Set Preferences. For more information, see Analytics Personal Preferences.

Menu Search

The Menu Search feature is an enhancement to the global search. When you enter keywords in the global search field, search results include all hierarchy levels within the navigation menus including the Help Center, Create New button, Feedback, and others. The enhanced results appear under a Menu Results heading.

Menu Search

The Menu Search feature is enabled by default. To disable the menu search, go to Home > Set Preferences. On the Analytics subtab, clear the Page Search box.

Related Topics

Global Search
How to Use Global Search
Tips for Effective Global Searches
Global Search Prefixes
Including Custom Fields in Global Search
Inline Editing of Global Search Results
User Preferences for Global Search
Notes about Global Search Auto Suggest

General Notices