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Playing with Search Providers


As I spend seriously scary amounts of my life searching Microsoft.com and related properties, I threw together some OpenSearch thingummyjigs to search from the IE7 Search Box Thing.


I’m still unconvinced that they’re more effective than just typing site:something.microsoft.com in every query (I don’t have to take my hands off the keyboard to do that), but it was a fun learning exercise.


http://www.tristank.com/MiscFiles/Search/Searchproviders.htm for playing around…


Untested, unsupported, they-might-break-your-legs-accidentally, the usual disclaimers apply.