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 Problem with search function. 
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Post Problem with search function.
Don't know if I am doing something wrong, but every time I try to search for something it comes up with this.

"No posts were found because the word "search word I am looking for" is not contained in any post."

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Wed Dec 23, 2015 2:12 pm
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Post Re: Problem with search function.
I've noticed that as well

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Wed Dec 23, 2015 4:46 pm
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Post Re: Problem with search function.
Searching functions on any message board can be pretty bad. As long as the pages are public(don't require a login) which nearly all pages here are, you can use google to search them.
From google or in your search bar in your browser that is set to search google, use the following
site:vikingsmessageboard.com somesearchterm

replace the somesearchterm with what you want to search for. I.E.

site:vikingsmessageboard.com Anthony Barr if you want to search for Anythony Barr(possibly bad example though as I'm sure there will be tons of results in that case)


Wed Dec 23, 2015 4:58 pm
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Post Re: Problem with search function.
It broke a while back, I think during the upgrade.


Sat Dec 26, 2015 8:30 pm
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Post Re: Problem with search function.
It's been broken for a while. I update it manually every now and again. I'll do that again soon and you'll be able to get newer results.

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Sun Dec 27, 2015 7:45 pm
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Post Re: Problem with search function.
The search function should be working again.

It's still indexing so older posts (5+ years) aren't currently searchable but they will be within about 1-2 hours.

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Tue Dec 29, 2015 12:41 pm
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Post Re: Problem with search function.
Awesome, thank you Cliff!

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