View Full Version : Search anomaly

07-05-2010, 02:07 PM
I try to alway reply to any answers on the posts that I make. The usual way to make sure that I don't miss on is to search on my forum name. That gives me all my posts and I can scan them to see if any have new posters.

Suddenly, when I now search on my name, all I get is two posts that I have made. Always the same two posts. Testing the search on other posters names, I get every one they have made.

Not sure what is happening. Anybody?

07-05-2010, 02:18 PM
When I search by username I get all your posts back. How are you searching?

07-05-2010, 03:28 PM
I log in.
Click Search on the menubar (between Get New and Quick Links)
Enter my login name - cptkrf
Click either Show Threads or Show Posts
Click Go

Just tried it again. Got the same two posts. Weird.

07-05-2010, 03:36 PM
It occurred to me that I have just updated Opera, so it might have been that. I know there is a problem with Opera and capchas, but I just logged on with Safari 5 and it does the same thing, except now there are three in the list. It includes this one.

I looked in advanced search to see if I might have been filtering in some way, but all the fields there are set to default.

07-05-2010, 03:56 PM
The best way to find posts by username is to click search, then advanced search and then you'll see a spot in the upper right to search by username.