Searching

Searching video websites

Miro allows you to search many popular video websites.

  1. Click on the Video search tab in the sidebar. This brings up the video search view in the main view.

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  2. In the upper right hand corner of the view, there’s a text box with a menu of icons on the left side.

  3. Click on the icon and choose the search engine you wish to search.

  4. Type the query into the text box and hit the Enter key.

Miro will send a query to the website and display the results in the video search view.

Note

If you choose “Search All”, it sometimes takes a while for Miro to display all the search results. Miro has to query each website individually and this can take 30 seconds or so.

Note

There are many video websites on the Internet and Miro only supports a handful of them. If you would like to help us add support for additional websites, let us know.

Additionally, Miro’s support for some websites could be bette. If you would like to help us make website support better, let us know.

For more information on contributin, see Contributing.

Searching podcasts for specific items

Miro can let you search the all the items in a podcast for a specified search string making items easier to find.

  1. Select the tab for the podcast in the that you want to search.

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  2. In the upper right hand corner is a search box. Type your search in here. Searches are incremental meaning that as soon as you start typing, the view is filtered.

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