Below are examples of the most commonly used search options.
|Searching for this...||Finds files that...|
|car test||contain both words car and test.|
|loan (extension:doc OR extension:xls)||contain the word loan and the file extension doc or xls.|
|"Knowledge is a matter of seconds"||which contains exactly the expression knowledge is a matter of seconds.|
|jobs AND Texas||contain the words jobs and Texas.|
|homes (Virginia OR Maryland)||contain the word homes and containes either Virginia or Maryland.|
|calculators NEAR tools||contain the word calculators near the word tools.|
|guide NOT multifamily||contain the word guide and not the word multifamily.|
You can also filter results by common metadata.
limit search for "lender" to item titles
limit search for "lender" to "xls" files
limit search for "lender" to a part of the url path
limit search for "lender" to myhome.freddiemac.com only
limit search for "lender" with multiple options
title:lender extension:pdf path:buying