Search returning items whose parents match "not" search


#1

It’s hard to describe this in a brief sentence for a topic title…

If I do a search in the latest version for “not @start,” I will get some items that contain a @start tag simply because they have notes as children that do NOT have a @start tag. Example: this comes up while searching “not @start”:

Any way to fix this via search syntax? Thanks!


#2

I think this post should explain how to solve the problem:


#3

Yes! Excellent, thank you!

As a suggestion, would you be able to put this in the guide? Or are you trying to keep that pretty bare bones? Perhaps compiling these sorts of “tricks” in some kind centralized location would be good? Just a thought! :slight_smile: