Search Overview

Use search in Salesforce1 to quickly get to the data you need. You can search for Chatter people, groups, and files if Chatter is enabled, and all the objects you have access to from Salesforce1, except tasks and events.

There are three ways to search for information in Salesforce1.

  • Find an item by the type of object, such as a specific contact or lead. Tap the object in the navigation Navigation menu icon menu. This opens the object home page, where you can:
  • Find an item by keyword search, such as a person who could be either a contact or lead, using global search. Tap Search icon in the header to open the global search page, where you can:
  • Search for posts, comments, hashtag topics, mentions, and files using the search box in the main feed.