X-Git-Url: https://git.toastfreeware.priv.at/debian/jabref.git/blobdiff_plain/0ebad218c247b05e6962fae9bbc089f0a4015e4c..a872b88085ac404d82a5fefbcff00c0ffe43071c:/src/help/SearchHelp.html diff --git a/src/help/SearchHelp.html b/src/help/SearchHelp.html index 6503489..f9ca60d 100644 --- a/src/help/SearchHelp.html +++ b/src/help/SearchHelp.html @@ -33,8 +33,12 @@ search".

Normal

-In a normal search, the program searches your database for all occurences of your -search string, once you press ENTER. All entries that don't match are hidden, leaving for display the matching entries only (filter mode), or are grayed-out (float mode). +In a normal search, the program searches your database for all occurences of the words in your +search string, once you press ENTER. Only entries containing all words will be considered matches. +To search for sequences of words, enclose the sequences in double quotes. For instance, the query +progress "marine aquaculture" will match entries containing both the word "progress" and the +phrase "marine aquaculture". All entries that don't match are hidden, leaving for display the +matching entries only (filter mode), or are grayed-out (float mode). To stop displaying the search results, press ESC or click "Clear search".

Field specification, logical operators