Search not working and redirecting to the homepage with expression engine

Posted 2 years ago

If you have a .htaccess rule removing index.php from your expression engine install, remember that redirects can’t pass POST data through to new URL’s.

Since you’re rewriting your URL to remove index.php you need to ensure it is removed from the URL settings within your admin panel.

Settings > URL and Path Settings > Website index page  << leave this field blank