Provide a way to search for any object through the global search.
Include objects of types Template, Type and Relation (and any other objects user can access in a different ways in the app) in the global search results.
I very often make changes to existing templates/types/relations and need a fast way of finding them.
Searching for Types:
- Go to the Types Library.
- Type the name of the type.
- Open the type.
Searching for Relations:
- Go to the Types Library
- Go to the relations tab.
- Type the name of the relation.
- Open the relation.
Searching for Templates:
- Search for the type as described above.
- Click on the template you need.
It’s similar to this feature request, but I don’t think it’s necessary to hide the types I described in Types Library. From my point of view the point of the global objects search is to be able to find any objects. Ideally there should be an option in the settings to include or exclude these types from the global search. I remember it was possible to do what I described, but this functionality was removed at some point. If it was on purpose I would like to hear the reasoning behind it.