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Re: Can't search

Postby rdearman » Wed Nov 24, 2021 9:26 pm

It is under the "Quick Links" menu.
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Re: Can't search

Postby Greta » Thu Nov 25, 2021 11:23 am

I also have the same situation. Thanks for this!
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Re: Can't search

Postby snoopy » Mon Oct 03, 2022 11:39 am

rdearman wrote:It is under the "Quick Links" menu.


Where does one find it? I have FAQ, New posts, Active topics, Blog and Wiki.
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Re: Can't search

Postby rdearman » Mon Oct 03, 2022 2:51 pm

snoopy wrote:
rdearman wrote:It is under the "Quick Links" menu.


Where does one find it? I have FAQ, New posts, Active topics, Blog and Wiki.

Humm... I don't use the default theme. But normally it is in the top near and labelled "Quick links" and under that menu is the search button. Otherwise, there is a search text and button in the top left corner. But you might need someone with the default theme to tell you.

Anyone???
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Re: Can't search

Postby Herodotean » Mon Oct 03, 2022 3:12 pm

The search button is second from the left for me. I assume this is the default theme, since I've never changed it. I'm familiar with the "Quick Links" menu from other fora, but I don't have it on this one.

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Re: Can't search

Postby snoopy » Mon Oct 03, 2022 4:48 pm

rdearman wrote:Humm... I don't use the default theme. But normally it is in the top near and labelled "Quick links" and under that menu is the search button. Otherwise, there is a search text and button in the top left corner. But you might need someone with the default theme to tell you.

Anyone???


I guess it's just a feature turned off for new users. Currently, I can also see Search, Member, The team that were not there before + if I click on New posts I actually see them instead of an error message.
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Re: Can't search

Postby gfmb.wes » Wed Nov 09, 2022 8:51 pm

I was able to see the search function when I first registered, but not anymore. None of my contact messages have been answered either. What would be the harm in letting new users use the search function? I don't understand.
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Postby rdearman » Wed Nov 09, 2022 11:00 pm

gfmb.wes wrote:I was able to see the search function when I first registered, but not anymore. None of my contact messages have been answered either. What would be the harm in letting new users use the search function? I don't understand.

Search is bundled with other things which could be harmful. Just keep participating and you'll see it soon enough. Although you might be better off just using Google's site keyword.
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Re: Can't search

Postby Iversen » Fri Nov 11, 2022 1:28 am

I use a board style called prosilver, and I can see 'search' under Quick links, but there is also a search field in the fat blue line with "phpBB..."
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Re: Can't search

Postby Le Baron » Sat Nov 12, 2022 9:30 pm

Iversen wrote:I use a board style called prosilver...

Why? It's ugly and less easily readable.
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