Search Function Changed

Discussion in 'Announcements, Feedback, Issues, & Guides' started by jthornton, Apr 13, 2018.

  1. jthornton

    jthornton Crowing

    2,131
    3,139
    332
    Aug 30, 2017
    Poplar Bluff, MO
    My Coop
    Did you change the search function. While in a forum I click on "Search Forums" and get this screen which looks like a search Articles screen.

    4C12E66E-244F-4E1E-9DDC-C0ACF47A284C.jpeg



    Edit: anything you click just sends you to the home page...

    JT
     
    casportpony and webbysmeme like this.
  2. N F C

    N F C Poo happens, move on

    54,520
    102,939
    1,807
    Dec 12, 2013
    Wyoming
    Interesting, I'm not getting that. I get the usual 'search' when I click Search Forums.
     
    casportpony likes this.
  3. jthornton

    jthornton Crowing

    2,131
    3,139
    332
    Aug 30, 2017
    Poplar Bluff, MO
    My Coop
    casportpony likes this.
  4. jthornton

    jthornton Crowing

    2,131
    3,139
    332
    Aug 30, 2017
    Poplar Bluff, MO
    My Coop
    The last thing I did was mark Articles as read, I've cleared my cookies and history but still get that same non functioning screen.

    JT
     
    casportpony likes this.
  5. N F C

    N F C Poo happens, move on

    54,520
    102,939
    1,807
    Dec 12, 2013
    Wyoming
    I followed your steps and still, no problem with the search. Hopefully, someone else will soon be along to help out.
     
    casportpony likes this.
  6. jthornton

    jthornton Crowing

    2,131
    3,139
    332
    Aug 30, 2017
    Poplar Bluff, MO
    My Coop
    Thanks, on a different PC using Opera I get the normal search screen.

    JT
     
    casportpony likes this.
  7. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General

    The threadloom search doesn't work on some devices/browsers. This search should work on all devices:
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/search/
     
  8. CarpCharacin

    CarpCharacin Administrator

    403
    645
    181
    Aug 17, 2016
    Salt Lake City, UT
    Yeah, it looked like the Threadloom search page hadn't loaded fully. What operating system and browser are you using @jthornton ?
     
    Nifty-Chicken likes this.
  9. jthornton

    jthornton Crowing

    2,131
    3,139
    332
    Aug 30, 2017
    Poplar Bluff, MO
    My Coop
    Odd thing is I've been using this PC since joining Backyard Chickens to view the forum each morning with no issues. I'm on a desktop PC running Linux Mint and using Firefox 59.0.2 (32-bit).

    JT
     
  10. jthornton

    jthornton Crowing

    2,131
    3,139
    332
    Aug 30, 2017
    Poplar Bluff, MO
    My Coop
    Indeed that does work, thanks.

    JT
     
    casportpony likes this.

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by: