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limited query

google has limited the search query to 10 words

     
11:30 am on Sep 30, 2004 (gmt 0)

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Hi,

While making some test search, i realised that the query was limited to 10 words. It gave " "eleven" (and any subsequent words) was ignored because we limit queries to 10 words. "

Though a regular searcher would not even go beyond 4 - 5 words, but from what i recollect, there was never any limitation on the number of words.

-michael

10:01 pm on Sept 30, 2004 (gmt 0)

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I believe that limit of 10 words has been there for some time, although I don't know how long.
10:18 pm on Sept 30, 2004 (gmt 0)

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Yup, it's been like that for a while. I don't know how long, either. There was a thread about it some time back.
12:30 am on Oct 1, 2004 (gmt 0)

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i've seen it for at least the last 12 months