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Accessing archives from old SCN

I am posting this here because I don't know where to post this. :) (Where should I post this kind of thing?)

Does someone know how to search archive documents and discussion for a particular space only?

I can successfully go to all the archive documents or discussion of a particular space.

But when I search something, the search results are from all the spaces which are not very helpful but annoying instead.

Best Regards,

Fred

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5 Comments

  • Oct 19, 2016 at 09:47 AM

    Hello Fred,

    you need to create a question and tag it with "Using SAP.com".

    Regards,

    Steffi.

  • Oct 19, 2016 at 10:03 AM

    I can share a little secret; my workaround is not perfect, it returns page not found results quite often, I have no idea if it will work after indexing is finished and if SAP team won't disable this functionality: the old search engine from SCN still works!

    I have not used the default SAP search for SCN, but a custom engine, which I made many months ago. It gives you the option to filter results per topic space, and, because there is a redirect in place, when you click on an item from the results list-> it goes to the archived content.

    Here is an example with your search criteria:

    https://find.sap.com/s#n=1&f=SOURCE%3Asap%20community%20network%20%28scn%29%2BCOMMUNITY%3ASAP%20Business%20ByDesign&t=3PL%20Logistics&p=scn&repo=srh

    Try it, I clicked on a few of the results and it worked. What I did was - enter search criteria, get the result list, then use the filters on the right to select Business ByDesign.

    Back to your original question: in general, you can post bug reports as questions with tag Using SAP.com, if you ask for a new functionality - visit the Idea Place (I think this is the correct link: https://ideas.sap.com/SAPCommunity ), check what is available, vote on things, which you like, or submit your ideas for improvement.

  • Oct 19, 2016 at 11:25 AM

    Hi, Fred:
    I can't give you any advice better than the responses already provided here. I'll just add that you can find information about leaving feedback, reporting bugs, etc., here:

    https://blogs.sap.com/2016/10/05/reporting-bugs-and-providing-feedback-after-go-live/

    Best regards,

    --Jerry

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