XTDir SobiPro Search Plugin v5.5.0 - Joomla search plugin for SobiPro

00-xtdir-search-plugin-for-sobipro General Joomla search for SobiPro!

"XTDir Search Plugin is a Joomla search plugin. It extends the core Joomla search engine to support SobiPro entries."

In a nutshell

  • Joomla Search engine, support for integrated core search.
  • Supports for ONE Section (restricted)
  • Category search and navigation.
  • Full Text Search, to take advantage of MySQL Full-Text search indexes.

Download / Install from Web v5.5.0

If you are looking for Multi-Section search: XTDir Search Plugin+ (Plus) or the full XTDir for SobiPro.

Commercial XTDir, modules & plugins

XTDir for SobiPro 59.99 € Buy Now!
Promoted Entries 39.99 € Buy Now!
Categories of SobiPro 19.99 € Buy Now!
Extended Search 19.99 € Buy Now!
Search Plugin(+) Plus 14.99 € Buy Now!
Search Plugin 1-section Free Download
Entries Accordion 14.99 € Buy Now!
Faceted Search 19.99 € Buy Now!
GeoMap Search 19.99 € Buy Now!
Grid of Entries 14.99 € Buy Now!
My Entries 14.99 € Buy Now!
Smart Search plugin
Statistics for SobiPro 19.99 € Buy Now!
Buy Now! 59.99 €

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Examples & Demos

Please, check it here in the demo site  http://demo.xtdir.com, where you can find the classic SobiPro business directory, with 2.000 more entries to fill the catalog.

Search results with XTDir Search Plugin for SobiPro


Core Index of SobiPro Entries Configuration


Joomla Search for SobiPro - Details Configuration


Joomla Search for SobiPro - Search Options


Joomla Search for SobiPro - List Options


Joomla Search for SobiPro - Advanced Options


Joomla Search for SobiPro - Full Text Search Options



  • Core Joomla Search support
  • Category Filter support (sid_list parameter)
  • Empty Search support (no keywords)
  • Full Text Search option
  • Empty Search Mode, in Joomla Search
  • Cronjob Indexer for high performance configuration
  • Custom Order for results list
  • Full control for performance tuning

Developed with FOF - Framework on Framework is a RAD framework for the Joomla! CMS.


  • SobiPro 1.1, or superior
  • Joomla 3, Joomla 2.5, or superior
  • PHP 5.3, or superior
  • MySQL 5.5 (recommended), or superior


  • License: GNU General Public License v3.0
  • Usage license will never expire. You can use the software FOREVER.
  • Unlimited sites or domains.
  • During the subscription period, you can download new versions, with mayor features and minor fixes/enhancements, or request assistance in our ticketing system. Once the subscription is over, you can renew it, or create a new topic in the community forum.
  • You can use the software on ALL YOUR sites under the terms of GPLv3.
  • No part of our source code is encoded.

Change Log

Version 5.5.0 - 19 August 2014

  • Feature: Install from Web and Live Update
  • Feature: Web Cron Job Task
  • Feature: ACL for Administrator and Manager roles
  • Enhancement: enforce Sql Big Selects
  • Enhancement: Temporary table rename
  • Enhancement: Conditional SP cache reset, after a full re-index
  • Enhancement: Stats array fix
  • FOF v2.3.1 (f0f) and new F0F Installer
  • Backbone JS v1.1.5, Font Awesome v4.1
  • Usability improvements and optimizations
  • Improved Help / New tutorials

Updates in 5.4.0 - 17 June 2014

  • Feature: Re-index with SP Cache Reset
  • Fix: J3/J25 getBody compatibility
  • Usability improvements
  • Improved Help / New tutorials
  • FOF v2.2.1, Backbone JS v1.1.5, Font Awesome v4.1

Updates in 5.3.0 - 17 March 2014

  • Fix: Missing logger in search
  • Usability improvements
  • Improved Help / New tutorials

Updates in 5.2.0 - 17 February 2014

  • Feature: Optimizer - Better Minification (stage 3)
  • Feature: Control Panel Stats with addcslashes    
  • Update: 2014 Copyright notice
  • Update: Improved DbBroxy
  • Fix: REPLACE INTO in field data
  • Fix: Cronjob Joomla v3 check
  • Improved Help / New tutorials

Updates in 5.1.0 - 9 January 2014

  • Feature: MyJoom Radius Search compatibility
  • Feature: My SobiPro Entries module - vCard layout, MultiSection support
  • Feature: Form Autosaving, option to disable it
  • Feature: Chained Categories Control, form reset support
  • NEW Optimizer - Javascript Loader (stage 2)
  • Updated: My SobiPro Entries App - vCard layout, MultiSection support
  • Fix: Hide Empty Categories, based on entries counter
  • Update on icons and style
  • Update FontAwesome v4.0.3
  • Update RequireJS 2.1.5
  • Update Underscore.js 1.5.0, and Backbone.js 1.0.0
  • Update FoF v2.1.1 - Framework on Framework
  • Usability improvements
  • Improved Help / New tutorials

Updates in 5.0.6 - 18 November 2013

  • Updated: Compatibility review for Joomla 3.2 (Lib 2.1.2)
  • Updated: Libraries jQuery v1.10.2 / jQuery Migrate v1.2.1
  • Updated: Libraries Lo-Dash Underscore v2.2.1
  • Updated: Libraries RequireJS v2.1.9
  • Fix: JUri compatibility for Advanced Module Manager
  • Optimized: Javascript Loader (stage 1)
  • Usability improvements
  • Improved Help / New tutorials
  • Notices removed (statics)

Updates in 5.0.4 - 8 October 2013

  • Usability review & improvements, new menu/toolbar
  • Support for Joomla 3.2 Alpha2
  • Support for Framework on Framework RAD revC1A6D5A-1378494129 - 2013-09-06

Updates in 5.0.3 - 3 September 2013

  • Feature: 'debug' for javascripts
  • Feature: optimized javascript loading
  • Fix: Case migrated directory with new Category field
  • Fix: No search fields, plugin loads results

Updates in 5.0.2

  • Feature: Optimized Core Index
  • Feature: Improved SobiPro API initialization
  • Feature: Improved Multi-language support
  • Feature: Parameter Text Length Truncation
  • Feature: Search fields support for inbox-select and range
  • Feature: SobiPro Helper getUrl SEF improvement
  • Feature: Usability improvements & Feedback

Updates in 5.0.0

  • Full code review, re-organization under the new XTDir management

Update 4.0.1

  • Fix: Fixed installer for table creation.

Update 4.0.0

  • Feature: Full review on Indexer and Search plugin.

Update 3.3.0

  • Feature: Native SobiPro SEF support

Update 3.2.1

  • Minor fix: To avoid warning "tree doesn't exist"

Updates in 3.2.0 - October 2012

  • Feature: New configuration lists
  • Not compatible with Joomla 1.5

Updates in 3.1.0 - August 2012

  • Feature:Allow Guest entries in results list
  • Feature:Only Approved entries in results list
  • Feature:Customize result title field
  • Full Code Review, Joomla Coding Standard compliant

Updates in 2.0.5

  • Feature: Joomla 2.5 Multi-Language Support
  • Feature: Url Routing Support

Updates in 2.0.4

  • Feature: Multi-parent entry support

Updates in 2.0.3

  • FIX: "Fatal error: Using $this when not in object context"

Updates in 2.0.2

Updates in 2.0.1

  • Feature: Joomla 1.5 compatibility review
  • Feature: Results randomization

Updates in 2.0.0

  • Feature: Category List Filter
  • Feature: FieldName Table Tuning

Updates in 1.0.7

  • Feature: Optimization for MySQL InnoDB
  • Feature: Parameters validation

Updates in 1.0.6

  • Bug: Minor fix to one-field restriction

Updates in 1.0.5

  • Feature: Main query improvement

Updates in 1.0.4

  • Bug: split() deprecated, replaced with explode()

Updates in 1.0.3

  • Bug: Full-Text Search Warning, Thanks Adrien
  • Bug: SEF and pid fix, Thanks Adrien
  • Bug: Params Messages - Thanks Bruno
  • Feature: Swedish Translation, Thanks JOKR Solutions
  • Feature: Description Field List
  • Feature: Basic Params and Advanced Params configuration - Thanks Bruno
  • Feature: More Results Warning message - Thanks Bruno
  • Feature: Experimental Advanced Query Order - Thanks Matt

Updates in 1.0 beta