I wanted to search for posts with
@time in the search bar but keep getting username suggestions.
I also tried using quotes “
@time” but it didn’t return anything.
Is there any workaround this? I am assuming Discourse assigns @ symbol for usernames first in the search.
It seems that discourse has weak support for special character searches.
thanks for the response. Based on your clue, I did some experimenting and found that putting a space before the @string and the whole thing within quotes gave results. i.e.
" @time" or
so basically the sequence
" seems to work.
I didn’t want to get too symbolic