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 Post subject: How to search?
PostPosted: Tue Jul 19, 2016 6:19 pm 
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Suppose I want to search for "GT seats". How do I do that? When I just type that into the search box, it says "GT" ignored. I have tried adding "+" in front of one or both elements of the search. "GT" is always ignored.

I get a useless 3,000 + results because the search is for "seats" only.

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 Post subject: Re: How to search?
PostPosted: Tue Jul 19, 2016 10:40 pm 
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Ed,

This is quite the workaround but at least it gets the results you need: Search in Google "356 Registry GT Seats"

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 Post subject: Re: How to search?
PostPosted: Wed Jul 20, 2016 11:00 am 
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on Google, use the following search phrase:

site:forum.porsche356registry.org "GT seats"


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 Post subject: Re: How to search?
PostPosted: Wed Jul 20, 2016 7:59 pm 
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Thanks guys for valuable tips! But why is this site's searching so difficult?

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 Post subject: Re: How to search?
PostPosted: Wed Jul 20, 2016 10:56 pm 
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I certainly don't want to criticize volunteers but my experience on other sites using the exact same software is that virtually all of the features work better than here, not just the search feature.

That said, there is usually a workaround here and I am very happy the Registry site exists.

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