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This drives me a bit bonkers, given the much more sophisticated search tools available on the StackExchange ("SE") network where I am also active. It's frustrating to have such limitations with this AskBot software.

Having said that, you can at least search your own (and other users') questions, as noted in the AskBot help page. You can use any of these formats:

[user: somename] or @somename or @"some name"


although this will only find you questions from that user, but not answers.

You can use a site-delimited search in e.g. DuckDuckGo or Google (those links use "ajlittoz" as example) with this search line:

"ajlittoz" site:ask.libreoffice.org/en/question/


...so there is at least that possibility. Of course, it doesn't allow for combinations of tags, and various sorting possibilities (date, activity, etc.) the way the SE tools do. Nor does this differentiate between questions, answers, and comments. But it's something.

This drives me a bit bonkers, given the much more sophisticated search tools available on the StackExchange ("SE") network where I am also active. It's frustrating to have such limitations with this AskBot software.

Having said that, you can at least search your own (and other users') questions, as noted in the AskBot help page. You can use any of these formats:

[user: somename] or @somename or @"some name"


although this will only find you questions from that user, but not answers.

You can use a site-delimited search in e.g. DuckDuckGo or Google (those links use "ajlittoz" as example) with this search line:

"ajlittoz" site:ask.libreoffice.org/en/question/


...so there is at least that possibility. Of course, it doesn't allow for combinations of tags, and various sorting possibilities (date, activity, etc.) the way the SE tools do. Nor does this differentiate between questions, answers, and comments. But it's something.

I would love to know if I'm missing something, and there are other, better ways of interrogating AskLibreOffice.