Type Method


Returns the default on-device index.


+ (instancetype)defaultSearchableIndex;

Return Value

The default on-device index.


If you want to use batching or you want to index items in a specific protection class, you need to use your own index (you can’t perform batch updates on the default index).

See Also

Getting an Index

- initWithName:

Returns an on-device index with the specified name.

- initWithName:protectionClass:

Returns an on-device index with the specified name and data protection class.

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