The sitewide search looks through the all the site sections and returns every record in the system that matches your search term. The columns returned in the search are explained below;
The Result Type shows which part of the system the result is coming from - it could be a record in the Persons table, or a Location, for example.
"Record ID (Click to Open Record)" and "Result Content"
The Record ID shows the unique identifier of the search result and can be clicked on to launch any of the records returned by your search. Likewise, the Result Content - a brief description of the results returned, is also a link to the relevant record.