I did a search for A$, but a whole bunch of results containing "Å", "A's" and "as" were return, could not find one containing "A$":


Same thing for other special characters such as "#".

  • As far as I could see, those characters are simply being ignored. See this search vs. this one. – Shadow Keeps Social Distance Oct 28 '13 at 8:39
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    As a workaround until (if at all) this is fixed, use Google insite search. – Shadow Keeps Social Distance Oct 28 '13 at 8:41
  • @ShaWizDowArd I don't think it's bug, right. If you search for things like "fixing", you'll find "fixed" too, etc. There's loads of annoying things in SE Chat Search (hence the many "SE Chat Search Is Broken") posts, but I'm not sure this one counts. – sehe Oct 28 '13 at 10:15
  • I get a feeling that chat bugs aren't that high in priority on the list of things, enhancements are even lower down the list. – user202362 Oct 28 '13 at 14:51

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