Here are some tips for using the new search engine.
- When doing an Advanced Search by term, you must be very specific about the terms you're searching for. Search may not recognize variations of words.
- Searching for a two-letter word works only in quotation marks or parentheses.
We're trying to improve it further, though and hopefully, as time goes, it will. The main issue is that the database is huge, and vBulletin's native search engine is even worse, because if it fails, it crashes the site. As we get updates, I'll try to pass them along here as quickly as I can. Also, if you find any search tricks that help make it more effective, do post them here.