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New Search Result Page Visual Updates

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Re: New Search Result Page Visual Updates

Posted: 3 Apr 2013 1:57PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 3 Apr 2013 1:58PM GMT
Joan,
I am with you on old search. You put in what you want and you get a result based on that input. No hit or miss drop-downs, no fuzzy logic, no ignoring first names as a search parameter, etc.

Old search + wildcards seems to work 95% of the time. A big advantage of old search is that sometimes you want NO RESULTS to eliminate a location or a timeframe from your search. With new search every conceivable "almost match" has to be checked to make the search exclusionary.

A simple Boolean search would be much more effective.

Or, maybe I am just too old to learn new tricks.
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