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Workspace Domino Designer
Created by Guest
Created on Jun 4, 2019

Improve fulltext search for [FIELDNAME] IS PRESENT

Please improve the "undocumented" feature within fulltext searches:


Unfortunately this isn´t working on date fields at all.

Also if a field was formerly created as a text field and later redesigned to a date field it is not useable within "date fulltext searches". The only way I know, to make this working is to create new replica of the database after one has changed the field within all concerning documents. The reason for this, I think is, that a fieldtyp is somehow "bound" within the UNK table. This is not good at all.


Mark Reiser, sirius-net GmbH


fulltext, ftsearch, searches

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  • Guest
    Jul 25, 2019

    That's a bug/oversight.  - JCUSBEERN6 - SPR opened (V11)

  • Guest
    Jun 17, 2019

    Fully agree on both points -- Support IS PRESENT with non-text fields and make it straightforward to clear the UNK table after a field type has changed.

    BTW, the IS PRESENT operator is not "undocumented", as you put it; see Notes Client Help > Search > Advanced search topics.