Display the Quick Search window

Searching for objects in Author

To display the Quick Search window:

  1. From either the main window or the Editor, press CTRL+Q on your keyboard.
  2. Click Open Quick Search on the Quick Access toolbar in the main window or Editor.

Keep Window on Top

Set the display behavior so that the Quick Search window is either always in front of all other windows, or sits behind any new window that you open.

  • Click the toggle button to pin (Explorer Pin) the window in front of all other Author windows.

    -or-

    In the Quick Search window, select View > Always on top.

  • Click the toggle button to unpin (Unpin Quick Search window) the window so it sits behind the window that currently has the focus.

    -or-

    In the Quick Search window, click View and clear the selection from the Always on top option.