I'm following these directions:

If you are searching using the search box on a question page, you can use inquestion:this to restrict results to the post you are already viewing.
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I have done this in the past and it has worked. However, right now it is not working and I am not getting the results for the question I am searching from. It's not working on any site I've tried. It appears to ignore the operator entirely, like the operator is invalid (here is an invalid search for comparison).

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    I read that as Inquisition. I did not expect this. I do wonder if its related to search improvements Dec 20, 2017 at 3:03
  • @JourneymanGeek No one ever expects the Spanish Inquisition!
    – Mureinik
    Dec 20, 2017 at 4:54

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Somewhere along the line, it started to work again:

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