You can enable and configure your extensions from the Extensions Manager interface. Some features, like Bulk Update and IO, have been installed with the GlobalSearch Extensions tray application and are simply turned on and off by toggling the slider to the right of the feature. Others, like PDF Print, Scan, and File XChange, will download via a web connection and then install local components when you click the slider. Some extensions may require you to change the settings for your individual use.
- Click the Extensions (
- Click the toggle switch for an extension to enable / install the specific feature.
- To uninstall, click the toggle switch again.
When the GlobalSearch Extensions tray application starts up, it will automatically check for any updates to your installed extensions, provided that: they are supported by your version of GlobalSearch; that your authentication credentials are confirmed; and that you have internet access. GlobalSearch Extensions will check again every 12 hours, once started. If an upgrade is found, an upgrade message will appear in the bottom right-hand corner of your screen, near your Windows® system tray. Click the message to open the Extensions Manager.
When you open Extensions Manager, you may see an upgrade icon next to the Install toggle switch. Use this to apply any available updates to your extensions:
- Check for Updates – Click the Check for Updates (
- Get Updates – The green Update Available (
Install and Configure Your Extensions