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Search terms limited

Postby zaneclark » Tue Jul 16, 2013 9:34 am

I just tried to search the Clerk forum on a missing membership number. The reply was that "membership" and "number" were too general so it only searched the word "missing." How can i conduct a search for my question?

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Re: Search terms limited

Postby russellhltn » Tue Jul 16, 2013 11:03 am

You can use the trick described in my signature and adapt it to searching the forum.

So go to Google and enter "missing membership number" (without the quotes).
Have you searched the Wiki?
Try using a Google search by adding "" to the search criteria.

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Re: Search terms limited

Postby sbradshaw » Wed Jul 17, 2013 8:34 pm

Google really is much better... I wonder if LDSTech has looked into just using Google site search for the search box instead of their own system...

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Re: Search terms limited

Postby aebrown » Wed Jul 17, 2013 9:17 pm

The rules for what is a "common" word have been adjusted so that many more words are now searchable. For the example from the original post, both "membership" and "number" can now be searched.

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