Sometimes you may want to scope searches to a subset or range of dates. Our search interface supports
after search clauses. They accept a full date, name of month or day of week.
before:june hashtag- Posts with the search term
hashtagposted before last June
before:2014 category:bug order:latest- Posts in the
bugcategory created prior to 2014
after:friday broken- Posts created after last Friday with the word
after:2016-01-12 before:2016-01-20 happy- Posts created after 12th of Jan 2016 and before 20th of Jan 2016 with the word
after:june before:july in:first composer- Searches the first post in topic created from last June for the word
after:10 before:8 thing- Posts containing the word
thingthat were posted between 8 and 10 days ago.
All dates are in UTC, we always use beginning of day UTC as the start time for any period.
Note: we deprecated
max_age clauses which were causing confusion. The new filter applies to
created_at date of posts, not to the date a topic is created. If you need to filter on topic creation use