I have Search API with Facets API set up. For my checkbox selections, how can I prevent the facets from hiding when they aren't available? I want all of the facets to be listed, even if not available.

I can't seem to find an easy way to do this.

EDIT: I may have incorrectly used the term "facets" here. I mean to say filter options. So, if blue, red, and green are options, but the only available results are blue, I still want red and green to display as check boxes.

  • You can fake it by making Facet Blocks combined with Facet API Pretty Paths. Just rewrite the URLs in the view to go to the Facet path. – kyletaylored Feb 12 '14 at 20:19

Try to set this option

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on facet settings form.

  • That didn't work, but I see where someone actually submitted a patch for this today, so I'll run that and report back. – vintorg Feb 16 '14 at 2:13
  • I added the patch from this issue to the search_api_db module: drupal.org/node/1658964, and set the Minimum facet count to 0. My inactive filters now display. – vintorg Feb 19 '14 at 6:16

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