KCS - Why Can I Search For Some Numbers Using Any Connected Numbers?

Objective:

  • What is a Wildcard analyzer in Clio's search

Environment:

  • Clio Web App

Additional Information:

Typically only some number fields in Clio can be searched in this way.

Also see Standard and Autocomplete analyzers.

Answer:

When searching for some data in Clio any combination of two or more connected characters can be entered to find the result.

For instance, when searching for Matter Numbers in Clio any paired numbers can be used. If the number was "01205" it could be found by searching "01", "012", "0120", "01205", "12", "120", "1205", "20", "205", or "05". 

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