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Thread poster: Crystal Samples

Crystal Samples  Identity Verified
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Jan 17, 2008

I know we have a "Forum Search" for the forums. How about a "Poll Search" for the polls? I think this will help to see if there is already been a poll on a certain subject before we go and suggest it.

Best Regards,

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Niraja Nanjundan  Identity Verified
Local time: 18:20
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You can see the past polls Jan 18, 2008


When you click on "Quick Polls" under the "Community" tab at the top of the home page, a list of all the previous polls appears.

I suppose a poll search feature as you have suggested might be faster.

Best regards,

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Marie-Hélène Hayles  Identity Verified
Local time: 14:50
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Agree Jan 18, 2008

There are now too many past polls (currently 39 pages of them, and 16 pages of dicussions) to be able to check them all in a reasonable time. A poll search feature would be useful.

[Edited at 2008-01-18 08:00]

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ICL  Identity Verified
Local time: 14:50
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Also agree Jan 18, 2008

Hi Crystal,

I think this has been suggested already (I am not 100% sure, but I somehow remember something similar posted in the forums).

I can think of at least 2 possibilities:

1) Make a separate search tool within the poll area.

2) Include a poll checkbox option in the general search field that appears on the right top corner of the home page:

Let's hope this time the Proz.com technical team/management takes it seriously into account.



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