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jostheimjostheim Posts: 53
edited 11:24PM in EggHead Forum
As a newbie on the egg I have been searching these forums a lot, as a web developer for a career I was yearning to use google to search instead of the default forum search engine. Luckily I can do that:

http://www.google.com/cse/home?cx=014530981887270777020:koobyuzg5ca

Is a custom search engine that will display only results for this forum. I found it useful so wanted to post it in case others do as well.
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  • bobbybbobbyb Posts: 1,349
    Thanks for the tip. Seems very useful.
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  • Awesome! Thanks for sharing and Welcome to The BGE Forum Family.
    BGE'er since 1996 Large BGE 1996, Small BGE 1996, Mini BGE 1997
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  • HungryManHungryMan Posts: 3,470
    Very good first post!
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  • MaineggMainegg Posts: 7,787
    now that is slick! I will book mark that for sure!. it found stuff I can never find on the forum in the search LOL eggcelent first post!! thanks a million for sharing ;0
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  • Bear 007Bear 007 Posts: 343
    Hey that's really cool, I just added it to my homepage.
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  • SundownSundown Posts: 2,895
    Thanks! That's is one awesome search engine. :woohoo:
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  • jimi1234jimi1234 Posts: 98
    That's awesome.

    I wonder if the new forum's search engine will be able to compare.
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  • Capt FrankCapt Frank Posts: 2,578
    Thanks, that is very cool. I just added it to my Homepage :cheer: :cheer:
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  • Austin  EggheadAustin Egghead Posts: 3,315
    thanks
    Eggin in SW "Keep it Weird" TX
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  • egretegret Posts: 4,030
    I'll chime in with the rest......great site. Thank you for posting! :lol:
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  • Austin  EggheadAustin Egghead Posts: 3,315
    suffered premature enter syndrome. :blush:
    Way cool. Welcome to the group.
    Eggin in SW "Keep it Weird" TX
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  • jostheimjostheim Posts: 53
    Re: the new forum search...

    Google custom search engines can actually be embedded into the forum directly instead of being on a separate page. What I mean is that the "search forum" textbox above could easily do the kind of google search on the webpage I posted, all hosted within the forums pages.

    I am not sure who controls the forum software, but linking the "search forum" box to a google custom search engine would not be a super-hard thing to do (I think, it depends on the forum software of course). I am a web developer by trade so if the forum owners need any help with this kind of stuff, I am happy to do what I can.

    Glad it is helpful to people!

    James
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  • GandolfGandolf Posts: 878
    Awesome! Thanks
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  • Grandpas GrubGrandpas Grub Posts: 14,226
     
    Thanks.

    Do you have this searching the subject line or in the body of the posts. I just did a few quick searches and it seems the google hit responds to the "In Reply to: ~then the search criteria~"

    It will be interesting to play around with this a little.

    Again, thanks.

    GG
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  • 2Fategghead2Fategghead Posts: 9,623
    Hey thanks. :)
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  • MCRMCR Posts: 270
    Thank, Well done!
    Marc
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  • fasteddiemfasteddiem Posts: 212
    Fantastic! Thanks for setting that up!
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  • DenbbqDenbbq Posts: 84
    Cool, Thanks
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  • BigBadgerBigBadger Posts: 461
    Thanks for this. I have often been quite frustrated with the EHF search. Right off the line it beats it!
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  • jaydub58jaydub58 Posts: 1,469
    Yahoo!
    Another egghead shortcut on my desktop.
    Thanks.

    :woohoo: :woohoo: :woohoo:
    John in the Willamette Valley of Oregon
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