Tutorial

Here is a guide for using TigerSearch!

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Lost something?
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The Found Items feed is the default feed of items that have been found around campus. Lost something? Scroll through the feed or use the search bar to look for a specific item.

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Found something?
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The Lost Items feed is a feed of items that have been lost around campus. Found something? Scroll through the feed or use the search bar to look for a specific item.

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Want to Filter through items?
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Try using filters to narrow the items in either feed. Choose from location, type, and time filters to find the post you're looking for.

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Want to Contact a poster?
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Think you found the item you're looking for? Click More to see more item details. Use the Contact button to reach out to the poster via a prefilled Gmail template.

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Want to Create a Post?
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Don't see your item? Create a new post if you've found or lost something and can't find it in the feed! Simply fill out the fields with the item's details and add an optional image or tags to increase exposure.

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Want to View Your Posts?
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After you make a post, you can find it under MyPosts. There you can sort through your posts, edit posts, and resolve a post after the item is returned.

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Want to Edit your posts?
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From My Posts, click Edit to change details about your item. You'll be taken to the create post form, where you can change the item's location, description, and more!

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Returned or Received the item you posted about?
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From My Posts, click Resolve to indicate your item has been returned/received. The post will be removed from its Item Feed and will also move to My Posts - History, where you can unresolve it at any time.

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How long do posts stay up?
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Posts will automatically expire after 30 days, and you'll have the option to renew your post 7 days before expiry. Expired and resolved posts can be found in MyPosts - History, where you can unresolve them.