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    Search Function

    The search function sucks. I can't ever find threads I know exist.
    Last week, I believe, there was a thread entitled "Stupid Tax Question," I type in tax and it says there is no matches.


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    Re: Search Function

    I'm gonna go ahead and chalk this one up to user error.



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    Re: Search Function

    I think this is the thread you are looking for.

    http://www.cyclonefanatic.com/forum/...-question.html


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    Re: Search Function

    Quote Originally Posted by mizouse87 View Post
    I'm gonna go ahead and chalk this one up to user error.
    Seconded. GC fail.



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    Re: Search Function

    More tends to be more with the search. Since it is looking through the whole thread for the words you use to search, give it as much as you can. I actually found it a lot easier with "stupid tax question" than I even did with "stupid tax."


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    Re: Search Function

    It won't search with less than 4 characters I've found.



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    Re: Search Function

    I typed in "stupid tax" and then just "tax" and even "stupid tax question" and nothing. Thanks, Cycofan.


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    Re: Search Function

    I actually typed in "stupid tax" first and it responded "You owe $2,000." So, I'm not sure what that's all about.


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    Re: Search Function

    the search function is pretty weak. you would think it would search thread titles first but i guess not


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    Re: Search Function

    Quote Originally Posted by GeronimusClone View Post
    The search function sucks. I can't ever find threads I know exist.
    Last week, I believe, there was a thread entitled "Stupid Tax Question," I type in tax and it says there is no matches.
    Are you using the Basic Search or the Advanced Search function? I've generally had better luck with the Advanced Search.



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    Re: Search Function

    Quote Originally Posted by GeronimusClone View Post
    I actually typed in "stupid tax" first and it responded "You owe $2,000." So, I'm not sure what that's all about.
    I typed in "Stupid" and all I got was a bunch of posts from GC..

    Then I typed in "moron" and all my posts showed up. Yep, I think the search software needs a revamp.


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    Quote Originally Posted by MoreCowbell View Post
    Are you using the Basic Search or the Advanced Search function? I've generally had better luck with the Advanced Search.
    I'm basic, you know that.


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    Re: Search Function

    Quote Originally Posted by tman24 View Post
    the search function is pretty weak. you would think it would search thread titles first but i guess not
    In the Advanced Search, you can elect to search thread titles or posts. It's a dropdown menu under the search box.



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    Re: Search Function

    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneworld View Post
    In the Advanced Search, you can elect to search thread titles or posts. It's a dropdown menu under the search box.
    figured there was something like that somewhere. thanks


    Hooray for Metaphors!

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    Re: Search Function

    Quote Originally Posted by GeronimusClone View Post
    I actually typed in "stupid tax" first and it responded "You owe $2,000." So, I'm not sure what that's all about.
    Now I'm wondering how many people tried this after reading it.


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