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How can I get better search results

  1. Jun 10, 2009 #1
    How do I properly use the search function? Much of the time when I use the search button I get completely unrelated results. Am I doing something wrong, or is this normal?

    Thank you
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  3. Jun 10, 2009 #2


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    Searching is notoriously bad on vBulletin in general, and there's not a whole lot we can do to make it better. Honestly? I use google with "site:physicsforums.com" in the query.

    - Warren
  4. Jun 10, 2009 #3
    oh ok, well its good to hear it wasn't me. Thanks for the tip, using google.
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