Section 2: Using Advanced Search

Lesson 12: How to Find the Advanced Search Platform
If you wish to go into a more advanced search we have kept and made our original search platform available to you. You will see the option under the "S...
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Lesson 13: How to Start an Advanced Search
There are many different ways to run a search in GovSpend, one such way is through the Advanced search bar. To begin an Advanced search: > Click on ...
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Lesson 14: Adding Filters
Filter Type The filter type drop-down menu includes a wide range of filters such as Item & PO, Agency, Vendor and many others. A good place to star...
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Lesson 15: Switching Filter Rules
When you have at least 2 filters in place, a filter rule button will appear to the left of the search bar (default "and"). "And" work...
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Lesson 16: Understanding "Include All" "Any" & "Exclude Any"
Include All When you want to find every item in your search bar. Directs the search engine to only produce results where all of the line items appear to...
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Lesson 17: How to Use the Wrench Menu
To access advanced search options: > Click the wrench icon on the right side of the search bar Proximity Search Using the scroll bar in the...
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Lesson 18: How to Read, Share, Save, & Export Search Results
Search Result Tabs After a search has been made, a series of tabs appear listing various types of information pulled from the SmartProcure database. Users ...
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Lesson 19: Sharing Saved Searches with Your Company
You have the ability to share your saved searches with your company so that anyone else working within SmartProcure can also work with the search you create...
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