Copernic Desktop Search Support

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Why are certain characters ignored by Copernic Desktop Search? Here is a list of the characters that are ignored by Copernic Desktop Search :...

When I search for specific characters, CDS ignore them.

Certain characters are ignored by Copernic Desktop Search, and thus considered as white spaces.

Here is a list of the characters that are ignored by Copernic Desktop Search :

period .comma ,semicolon ;
underscore _slash /backslash
ampersand &left parenthesis (right parenthesis )
left square bracket [right square bracket ]left curly brace {
right curly brace }exclamation mark !less-than sign <
greater-than sign >at sign @quotation mark "
apostrophe 'colon :equal sign =
vertical bar |plus sign +hyphen -
question mark ?asterisk *

For more information, please refer to the topic Operator of the online help of Copernic Desktop Search.