Full Text Search

Definition(s)

  • A filter option that allows for including/excluding files that have been searched for designated terms or phrases (either uploading a list in any text file format or created on-the-spot). General metadata, file names, and body text are searched.  1
  • The ability to search a data file for specified key(s) defined by the occurrence of words, numbers and/or combinations or patterns thereof.  2
  • The ability to search all of the words of a document, not just those contained in special fields, metadata, codes, or summaries.

Notes

  1. Ibis Consulting, Glossary.
  2. Formerly American Document Management, Glossary of Terms, now 5i Solutions Glossary.