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Getting Soundex results when surname checked ~exact~

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Re: Getting Soundex results when surname checked ~exact~

Posted: 30 Jan 2012 8:38PM GMT
Classification: Query
I saw this again yesterday. There was no indication in the result that there had been some user-suggested correction; the names were completely unrelated, except for Soundex equivalence. I have not done much of that type of searching today.

Around the same time the original post was made here, also got weird results with exact-search place (using drop-down) Clearfield County, Pennsylvania. The only results I got were for Bradford and Lawrence Counties. Was looking for a US Census item. Have not seen this again.

If I run into it again will post screenshots and URLs.

With all the other systemic glitches since last Thurs., possibly the above were seen while someone was making adjustments.

Thanks for your response, John.

SubjectAuthorDate Posted
frostfreedet 27 Jan 2012 9:12PM GMT 
tripthrutime 30 Jan 2012 5:46PM GMT 
frostfreedet 31 Jan 2012 3:38AM GMT 
frostfreedet 31 Jan 2012 4:18AM GMT 
tripthrutime 31 Jan 2012 5:35PM GMT 
frostfreedet 1 Feb 2012 12:15AM GMT 
tripthrutime 1 Feb 2012 12:19AM GMT 
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