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META TOPICPARENT name="WebSearch"

Search Help

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  • If you want to search for a semicolon or an exclamation point, escape them with a leading backslash, like \!shampoo
  • Example: To search for all topics that contain "SOAP", "WSDL", a literal "web service", but not "shampoo",
    enter this: soap;wsdl;web service;!shampoo
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Search Attachments

Every web has a WebSearchAttachments topic to search for attachments by name. Specify:

  • Attachment name. Wildcards can be used, such as *.doc for all Word documents
  • Topic name. Wildcards can be used, such as T* for all topics starting with 'T'

Note that this does not search content in attachments. For this a search engine such as TWiki:Plugins.SearchEngineKinoSearchAddOn is needed.

 

Formatted Searches

You can embed a nicely formatted search in a topic by using the %SEARCH{}% variable described in VarSEARCH. Searches can be of different types; among others, TWiki offers keyword search, regular expression search and a flexible SQL-like query language.

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  • SEARCHSTOPWORDS: List of stop words (common words and characters to exclude from a keyword search)
    • Currently a, all, am, an, and, any, as, at, b, be, by, c, d, e, for, from, g, h, how, i, i'm, i.e., in, is, isn't, it, it's, its, j, k, l, m, n, o, of, on, or, p, q, r, s, t, that, that's, the, this, to, u, v, w, was, wasn't, what, what's, when, where, who, who's, will, with, x, y, z
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Related Topics: UserDocumentationCategory, WebSearch, WebSearchAdvanced, FormattedSearch, RegularExpression, QuerySearch, TWikiVariablesSearch
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Related Topics: UserDocumentationCategory, WebSearch, WebSearchAdvanced, WebSearchAttachments, FormattedSearch, RegularExpression, QuerySearch, TWikiVariablesSearch
 
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