||The basic search feature
allows you to search the message archives for
particular words used in a message.
Log into the forum URL, click “My Forums” or
“All Forums” in the left navigation bar. If you
are subscribed to several forums you will need
to select the forum that you want to search,
click the “Search” button in the left navigation
In the “Search for” box, type in a few words
that you would like to do a search on, you can
separate these words with a space or comma; now
click the Search button.
If your search is successful,
the next page will show the results, it will
display the date the message was created and the
The advanced search allows you to specify the
location of the words (in the message header,
subject or body) or to exclude words. To use the
"Advanced" search feature click the link under
the search box.
In the screen for the
“Advanced” search you can do a more detailed
search, this works exceptionally well for forums
that have a high volume of messages; this
feature allows you to be more selective in your
search, you can search the entire message, the
body of the message or the header. The option is
also available to exclude words from your
search. Now click the “Search” button, the next
screen will display your results.