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Topic # 29828 20-Jan-2009 19:51
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i cant seem to find the search button, tried ctr+f to search for search button, but no luck, any help?

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  Reply # 190893 20-Jan-2009 20:20
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freestyles123: i cant seem to find the search button, tried ctr+f to search for search button, but no luck, any help?


which search button?  the one for geekzone website?  if so then its on the main menu bar to the right of the 'blogs' button and says google custom search in the searchbox..




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  Reply # 190894 20-Jan-2009 20:20
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freestyles123: i cant seem to find the search button, tried ctr+f to search for search button, but no luck, any help?


which search button?  the one for geekzone website?  if so then its on the main menu bar to the right of the 'blogs' button and says google custom search in the searchbox..




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  Reply # 190897 20-Jan-2009 20:29
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oh thanks alot man, i thought that was for google.com. :)

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  Reply # 191059 21-Jan-2009 14:27
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That confused me the first time I came to geekzone too.  It's not very clear imo.

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  Reply # 191062 21-Jan-2009 14:38
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Ragnor: That confused me the first time I came to geekzone too.  It's not very clear imo.
X2 for me too.
Needs an advance search I think so you can specify which forum you'd like the results from, should you need it.

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Reply # 191063 21-Jan-2009 14:41
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The Search was on the sidebars for four years and people still asked "where". We then moved it to the top with all the menu options but people still ask "where".

Seriously folks - do you ever look at the menu to see what else we have on the site?




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  Reply # 191065 21-Jan-2009 14:48
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I think most people are just use to phpBB forum type searches etc.....

If I really want to search these forums, I jsut use the main Google site anyway, just include geekzone.co.nz in the search Smile




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  Reply # 191143 21-Jan-2009 21:24
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freitasm: The Search was on the sidebars for four years and people still asked "where". We then moved it to the top with all the menu options but people still ask "where".

Seriously folks - do you ever look at the menu to see what else we have on the site?


problem is because it says "google custom search" in the textbox.  To me its obvious, but to someone else it may not be at all..... are you forced to have it display that way, or could you perhaps make the button say "search geekzone" or "Search posts" and the google box say something like 'powered by google' instead?




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