A search for more than one word will find pages that contain all of the words. Use quotation marks to search for a phrase. Also use quotes for text with punctuation or special characters.

To limit your search to a single translation, enter the language name followed by a slash at the beginning of the search string (e.g., "English/" or "French/"). To list all pages, enter a slash for the search.

Search examples

EnterTo find pages containing
apple pieboth 'apple' and 'pie'
"apple pie"the phrase 'apple pie'
French/apple'apple' in the French translation
"French/apple"the phrase 'French/apple' in all translations
apple -pie'apple', omitting those containing 'pie'
food -"apple pie"'food', omitting those containing 'apple pie'
apple "-pie"the words 'apple' and '-pie'
apple - pie'apple', '-', and 'pie'
"pie:"the word 'pie' with a colon
"pie=tasty"the phrase 'pie=tasty'

Some special characters need to be enclosed in quotes, including the colon (:), equals sign (=), single quote (') and double quote(").

For advanced searches, PageLists parameters (count, group, fmt, link, list, order, and trail) can be entered together with the search string.