Originally Posted by Janet
The Forum search function is a straight up keyword search. You can learn to make it work by limited the areas you search. for example: search in a specific forum to reduce returns.
You could also try the google custom search available on the upper nav bar - or try the one in my signature
The Search engine
is your friend and useful if used wisely: Go to the appropriate subforum (For example: LP Gas), then click on "Search this Forum
" (in blue tool bar), then click "Advanced Search
", then enter the Key Word
(let's say "grill"), and change the field from "Search Entire Posts" to "Search Titles only
", which will provide more relevant threads (of posts). And on any thread, you can click "Search this Thread
" for more specific results!
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