Searching in Zimbra: Quick Keyword Searches

Searching in Zimbra: Quick Keyword Searches

   KB 21753        Last updated on 2015-07-12  

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To teach Zimbra end-users how to perform keyword searches in Zimbra (Zimbra Web Cilent and Zimbra Desktop).


Did you know that all standard search keywords can be used in the Zimbra search field to perform a quick search?

A list of keywords is provided here, along with a helpful description.

To use a keyword, simply type it into the search field, followed by a colon and your search criteria.


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Verified Against: Zimbra Collaboration 8.6, 8.5, 8.0 Date Created: 03/05/2015
Article ID: Date Modified: 2015-07-12

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Wiki/KB reviewed by Gayle B Jorge Gayle B Last edit by Jorge de la Cruz
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