IDA Image Search Help
Just type what you want to find in the Search Text
box and click Simple Search
. This will give a broad response for your search.
Search text is not case sensitive.
There are two Advanced formats selected by the Format
Format 1 - multiple text entry boxes
Enter your desired search terms in each relevant field, then click the Advanced Search
See below regarding Options
Note: the Favourites facility shown is only available to registered users.
Format 2 - single text entry box
Type what you want to find in the Search Text
box and then use the Search Fields
areas to be more specific.
check boxes select which database fields are included in your search. eg only search in the Title and Description (as shown).
allow you to control how the search field(s) is applied. They are the same for both Advanced formats.
||Stipulates that only whole words are matched - ie will not find 'ball' in 'balloon'
||If more than one word is entered, each of the words must be matched.
Without All Words any one of the words will return a result - eg an entry with 'Kurrajong' but not necessarily 'school' will match the search.
||The words must appear together in the order entered - eg use Phrase if you want to find 'Kurrajong School' but not 'Kurrajong Primary School'.
||The results will be presented as a list rather than thumbnails.
||Search within a Favourites List. Only available to registered users.
Allows you to browse through all images from a random starting point.
Refer to the IDA User Manual
for a more in depth discussion.