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HuffwardlyRudge Wed 24-Jun-09 10:49:12

I was looking for an old thread.

I typed 'that's not my' into the search (without quotation marks) and it comes up with not one thread or thread title. I find it hard to believe that in the whole history of Mumsnet no one has ever said "that's not my"... something.

Other searches work.

HelenMumsnet (MNHQ) Wed 24-Jun-09 11:27:21

Huffwardly, Search is working (or at least it was just now!)

But it doesn't allow for people's spelling "idiosyncracies" - have you tried 'thats not my'? wink

FabBakerGirlIsBack Wed 24-Jun-09 11:32:14

It wouldn't let me cut across the topic yesterday.

AnarchyAunt Wed 24-Jun-09 11:32:43

I have been having a similar thing when I type a word with 'punctuation' into the include/exclude words box - 'thats not my' brings up loads of results whereas 'that's not my' brings up none.

It has happened with some other words - co-operative was one I tried last week and it found no matches even though the word is used on MN complete with hyphen.

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