I Need a Search Arguments for Dummies Book

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I Need a Search Arguments for Dummies Book

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Search for keywords:
Place + in front of a word which must be found and - in front of a word which must not be found. Put a list of words separated by | into brackets if only one of the words must be found. Use * as a wildcard for partial matches.
The text above appears on the Search page. Even with these tips, I cannot seem to make a search argument that will return what I'm looking for. Suppose I wanted to search the Lounge for posts I've made that contain both "photos" and "sort". I cannot suss out how to form the argument to include both words but exclude posts that have one or the other. Is it possible to do so? If so, how?
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Re: I Need a Search Arguments for Dummies Book

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There is a detailed reply to Bob's question added to the forum: Lounge Utilities, Tips and Tricks.
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Thanks, Rudi!

That got be 'sorted'!

Now, can your post be added to FAQ?
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I have moved the post to the Lounge Utilities, Tips and Tricks forum, here...
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