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    Senior Member ricohman's Avatar
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    Search not working?

    Lately when I try to search something I only get back a few recent threads.
    Were some of the older threads deleted?

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    Lanky Lass East Hill's Avatar
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    Search has not been working for over a week...the geeks are on it, courtesy of our very own cuda2k, but it must be a significant issue because it hasn't gotten fixed yet.

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    The Google search strategy offered by JunkYardBike is a fine alternative:

    "[your search term(s)] site:bikeforums.net"

    Neal

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    Lanky Lass East Hill's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by nlerner View Post
    The Google search strategy offered by JunkYardBike is a fine alternative:

    "[your search term(s)] site:bikeforums.net"

    Neal
    Better, actually .

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    It works if you search by member name.

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    Should be fixed in the next day or two. Database issue that is time consuming to correct so they're scheduling it for when impact to users will be the lowest.
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    Quote Originally Posted by East Hill View Post
    Search has not been working for over a week...the geeks are on it, courtesy of our very own cuda2k, but it must be a significant issue because it hasn't gotten fixed yet.

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    Lanky Lass East Hill's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by roccobike View Post
    What can I say EH, I'm a slow learner. As long as I go fast on my bike.
    I don't think it has anything to do with you being a slow learner, just that I look at the Forum Suggestions every once in a while to see if I can help answer questions, and have noticed quite a few people asking about this.

    I am certain that just about everyone here in C & V is faster than I am, but I do go as fast as I can .

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    Quote Originally Posted by East Hill View Post
    Better, actually .
    Because there's no 30-second lockout, or is Google's search engine better in some other way?

    Why doesn't BF just use Google as the search engine?

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