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hi how to create advanced search with out plugin, create with form * Support for "+" (must have) and "-" (must not have) * Search title, content, excerpt, taxonomies or comments (or any combination thereof) * Search within a date * Search for at least one word in phrase * Search exact phrase * Search for combinations of exact phrase and any words

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Use Google Custom Search - the following links show you how to do it.

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I do not want to use Google –  user1616 Nov 23 '10 at 10:40
Why not? It seems like the easiest way of achieving this. You could also use bing custom search if you have an aversion to Google –  anu Nov 23 '10 at 10:46
Bing just uses the Google results. you can for this –  kaiser Feb 4 '11 at 9:04

I've asked that same question a few weeks ago and i've found the solution for this search issue.
Just go to How to override normal Wordpress search in Buddypress?

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Take a look at

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relevanssi is very good plugin but i need more features –  user1616 Nov 27 '10 at 4:09

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