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  • Can anyone explain why we get different results when searching for the following:

    • Fred and Joe
    • Fred AND Joe

    Thanks, Shane

    Thursday, June 30, 2011 11:46 AM


  • Hi Shane,

    Because AND/OR/NOT/ANY()/ALL() in uppercase letters are treated as operators, while in lowercase they are treated as words in the query text.

    Mikael Svenson 

    Search Enthusiast - MCTS SharePoint/WCF4/ASP.Net4
    • Proposed as answer by Uday G Friday, July 1, 2011 9:35 AM
    • Marked as answer by S h a n e Monday, July 4, 2011 3:38 PM
    Thursday, June 30, 2011 9:29 PM