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      • #2138783 Reply
        opti1
        AskWoody Plus

        Sorry, but I don’t know where else to post this.

        I have searched and browsed this site for way too long so as not to make myself look and feel like a dummy for missing the obvious . . . :-\

        Is there a way to restrict a search to within a particular forum?

        For example, if I have a question specifically about Windows 7 and I want to restrict the search to the Windows 7 forum so I don’t get back a ton of replies that do not apply to Windows 7, can I do that?

        If yes, how do I do that?

        Thanks!

      • #2138962 Reply
        Kirsty
        Da Boss

        Sorry, no – that is not a functionality our setup currently supports.

        You could try using a search engine, such as
        this search for +Equifax +"code red" site:askwoody.com

        I get reasonable results that way, but it’s not 100%. Hope that helps.

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      • #2139125 Reply
        opti1
        AskWoody Plus

        OK, thanks Kirsty, and thanks for the suggestion to use third party search. At least I know now that I wasn’t missing something obvious when I was looking for a way to do this.

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