Escaping hyphens in search

This question is in reference to Atlassian Documentation: Search syntax for text fields

When searching in Confluence, I am unable to search for text with hyphens.

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Davin Studer Community Champion Feb 21, 2017

Have you tried putting quotes around the term?

"hyphenated-text"

Yeah tried that and it doesn't work.

Did some more digging and it appears to be a known issue: https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/CONF-3036

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