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How do I perform an exact match search?

I am searching our instance of Confluence for the word "Esper" so I search for "Esper" (in quotes).

Many of the results I get are for pages with "esp" but not "Esper". This seems wrong. Can anything be done to exclude these results? Thanks.

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@Joel Newton

Atlassian's documentation on searches indicates that using quotation marks will return exact matches.


If this isn't working properly, perhaps raising a ticket with Atlassian would be appropriate.

Thanks. I'll do that.

@Joel Newton good luck with your exact match searching, it's been a problem in Confluence for a while for a few of us. Here's some reading for you:


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