Mobile menu

Kudoz glossary search function
Thread poster: Carla Trapani

Carla Trapani
Local time: 18:26
English to Italian
+ ...
Oct 14, 2002

Hi everybody



it happens to me quite often to look for a short word in the glossary (\"cap\", for example) and the search results in many other words containing \"cap\".

A suggestion: what about adding a \"match whole word only\"-box in the search function?



Have a nice week,

Carla





Direct link Reply with quote
 

Rick Henry  Identity Verified
United States
Local time: 11:26
Italian to English
+ ...
While not the ideal solution, it works... Oct 14, 2002

when you do your search, just include a space after \"cap\" so it would be \"cap \", or surround the word with spaces \" cap \".



R.

==

Quote:


On 2002-10-14 16:50, Saxo wrote:

Hi everybody



it happens to me quite often to look for a short word in the glossary (\"cap\", for example) and the search results in many other words containing \"cap\".

A suggestion: what about adding a \"match whole word only\"-box in the search function?



Have a nice week,

Carla







Direct link Reply with quote
 

Carla Trapani
Local time: 18:26
English to Italian
+ ...
TOPIC STARTER
good suggestion Oct 15, 2002

Thank you Rick,



I had never thought about it



Have a nice day,

Carla


Direct link Reply with quote
 

Jack Doughty  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 17:26
Member (2000)
Russian to English
+ ...
I've been having problems too Oct 16, 2002

Yes, a good idea, but I have had some nonsensical results bearing no relation to the term sought at all. See my posting \"Terms Search\" in \"Bugs\".

Direct link Reply with quote
 


To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:


You can also contact site staff by submitting a support request »

Kudoz glossary search function

Advanced search






Across v6.3
Translation Toolkit and Sales Potential under One Roof

Apart from features that enable you to translate more efficiently, the new Across Translator Edition v6.3 comprises your crossMarket membership. The new online network for Across users assists you in exploring new sales potential and generating revenue.

More info »
LSP.expert
You’re a freelance translator? LSP.expert helps you manage your daily translation jobs. It’s easy, fast and secure.

How about you start tracking translation jobs and sending invoices in minutes? You can also manage your clients and generate reports about your business activities. So you always keep a clear view on your planning, AND you get a free 30 day trial period!

More info »



All of ProZ.com
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs