A web search engine from Microsoft, formerly known as Live Search, Windows Live Search, and MSN Search.

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Bing search for exact phrase containing “@”

When I search "@test" in Google, the results contain exact @test phrase (which is right) but in Bing it ignores @. Is there anyway to change Bing's behaviour?
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Bing Search & Bing Search API exclude terms & domains

I'm trying hard to understand why some results are returned based on certain operators I include or exclude from my query. Specifically using just the Bing search in browser, I query just this number ...
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How to get search suggestions from Bing in Google Chrome

I have Bing as my default search provider in Chrome, but somehow I don't receive the search suggestions when I type in the address bar (like Google search shows by default in Chrome). Note: I do ...
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“More results from” (same domain) on Bing

On Google Search, if a search returns multiple results from the same site (e.g., forum sites, Super User...), you get a "More results from..." at the bottom to basically redo the original search with ...
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What happened to Street Slide in Bing Maps?

In 2011, a new feature called Street Slide was introduced to Streetside in Bing Maps. It enabled you to "quickly pan up and down the street to see the neighborhood and find businesses." The prototype ...
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How do you remove results from searches in bing?

I want to remove results from a query in bing. But when I use the NOT, which I have read is to remove searches. But whenever I do use NOT it just includes the keyword I am trying to remove. For ...
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How to identify common queries for a topic? [closed]

I'm trying to understand the most common queries entered on Google (or Bing or Yahoo!) for a given topic, in the context of a study. This is not exactly SEO, but it's closely related. In my study, I ...
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Why does bing need to use an install package to make it your homepage?

Why does bing need to use an install package to make it your homepage? I can not find a good explanation of why or what it needs to install. If this wasn't from a well known reputable company there is ...
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How to block images from bing search results

How would I block images from show in a web search on Bing. You can block the background image with ?rb=0 is there something that can be added to the url to block the images from showing in results. ...
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How to stop Bing translations in Twitter?

I noticed during the last days that Twitter adds a “translation” from Bing Translate to tweets when I expand a tweet in the web interface. This happens even on my own tweets. Is there a way to turn ...
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How to get Google Search to index a Google Group? [duplicate]

We've migrated from a Nabble-index mailinglist to Google Groups last March. Unfortunately Google Search (and Bing) doesn't seem to index our group*, are there any settings I can check that might be ...
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What is this “Bing Application”?

I found this today on Bing: Clicking leads you to bingsearch://app/search?q=ghhfgfgdgfdgh&FORM=HDRW8P, which is not any known or sensible protocol and consequently displays as a dead link. What is ...
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Where can I search the web for sites that are hotlinking JavaScript from a particular domain?

Similar to Google's inanchor: operator, I'm looking for a search engine that will let me search for sites that are using a particular JavaScript. For instance I would like to search to compare the ...
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Can we get statistics from Bing search?

I want to setup Bing search for my own website with the help of Bing API. Is it possible to get some sort of statistics that tells me what kind of searches users made on my website or where they are ...
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Possible to specify multiple sites to search using Bing?

If I want to search the site mysite.com on Bing, I can type: my search terms site:mysite.com Is there a way to specify multiple sites to search? I've tried: my search terms ...
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Block sites from appearing in Bing Search results

Is there a way to tell Bing that I never want results from a certain domain?
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How does Bing know the terms that I had recently Googled in the past month?

After I typed "a" into Bing, a list of terms that I had recently queried in Google appeared in purple. How does Bing know what terms I recently Googled?
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Activated Bing with Facebook only shows preview and no columns

I activated the new Bing.com experience to Facebook but nothing's coming up for me. I just see "preview" label under the Bing logo and no additional columns. Tried in all major browsers, no ...
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Using Bing search API returns different results than the site

Why is it that when using the Bing search API results come back far different than what we tried on the Bing.com search page? In testing, I get great results if I search for an exact phrase, but ...
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Quotation marks do not work in Bing?

The query "moscow is a beautiful city" does not return any results containing the exact search phrase (compare to Google's response). Is it a bug in Bing and are there any workarounds? And ...
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Bing search extension (Google-like)

Is there in Bing (www.bing.com) anythink like Google searching extensions? For example: inurl:bing site:stackoverflow.com will restrict searching through Google only for this (awesome, btw) ...
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What choices do I have for localizing Bing News?

Bing News (www.bing.com/news) defaults to a location that is nowhere near where I live. Changing my location using the site seems to store the information in a cookie. This is less than ideal. Can ...
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Enable Bing homepage image tidbits? [closed]

I have noticed recently that the Bing homepage image no longer shows information tidbits about the image when you hover over different areas of it. It doesn't appear to work on Windows-Xp with IE 8 ...
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How do I tell Bing Maps to always default to “automatic” view?

Bing Maps offers three views: Road Birds-Eye Automatic, which switches between Road and Birds-Eye view depending on your zoom level. I want Bing Maps to always come up in Automatic view, but I ...
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How do I get time data from my Bing Search History?

Microsoft claims that Bing search history can provide time data. But when I log in with my WindowsLiveID and view my search history, all I see is dates. Is there some hidden way to get the search time ...
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How do I change my password with Zvents?

I've noticed that Bing Events uses Zvents. The submit an event option takes you right to Zvents. I'd like to know how to change my password on Zvents.
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Create link to Bing maps with push pin at the centre

I want to be able to include a link to Bing Maps at specific geocordinates and preferably include a pushpin at those same coordinates. I have no problem with the centering on coordinates part of that ...
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Is Aerial View officially gone from maps in Microsoft's Bing?

I see Bird's Eye view is still available, but the Aerial View was much more valuable for spotting landmarks, evaluating real estate, neighborhoods, etc. Plus it was just a whole lot more interesting. ...
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Bing - Is there a NCR site for it?

Just like Google having an NCR (No Country Redirect) URL, does Bing have one? Basically, I am looking for a site URL which will take me to the US - English site?
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Automatic search tool that used a link? Google or Bing [closed]

I remember there was a version of Google or Bing that you could input a search query, hit enter, and get the link for that, and send it to someone, and they could watch the query type itself out and ...
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Hidden Features in Bing [closed]

Do you know of any hidden features in Bing or Bing Maps?
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Change Pin Icons in Bing Maps

Is it possible to change the icons for pushpins in "My Places"? If I import a Google Maps kml I can see the custom icons from Goole but I can't figure out how to change them in Bing Maps.
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Can I make parental searches on Bing / Google?

Is it possible to make searches on Bing, Google or another search machine, that will only show results that is, for example, PG-rated? For example, if I wanted to send a school student to search on ...
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Why are web apps/sites ranked on top of others on the major search engines such as Google, Bing in simple terms [closed]

I need to understand, from a users point of view (layman terms), what is it that makes search engines rank web apps above others when returning search results.
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How do you figure out the popularity of different search terms in Bing?

Google Trends lets you view the relative popularity of search terms, is there a similar service for Bing?