One time I accidentally deleted the search module that came withinstallation package. I searched high and low for the module zip to install it again but I couldn’t find it in the . The only way to solve this problem is to simply look in the installation package. Find the module search folder and upload this whole folder to your production folder. The full path in the Joomla zip file is “modules/mod_search”. Use your FTP program and copy this folder to your joomla folder under /modules/.
Voila! The search module reappears in your, .