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query string

The actual characters in a search request sent to a query program. It typically contains the query command and search data. Query strings are widely used on the Web for search engine queries as well as links to databases. The query string characters are appended to the domain name in the URL using special characters such as ?, & and %. For example, to find the definition for "digital cinema," typing the words into a search box on a site might generate this hypothetical query string:

http://www.computerglossary.com/search?q=digital+cinema
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Additionally, Collabion lets power users perform advanced actions like adding query string parameters in a URL and customize their dashboards based on a user's selection.
Finding a string in a string collection such that it has similarity with a query string, is a problem adressed in a broad range of applications such as spelling correction, duplicate detection, flexible dictionary look-up and record linkage [25,26].
New filtering fields and the ability to type a raw query string into the GUI - just like the command line
In this method, along the request object, the query string is appended, but not in URL.
public void showStats (String command) { String query = ""; // create the required aggregate query string if (command.
Incorrect query string or lack of ability to structure a query string that exactly defines the required subject
The release delivers new functionality critical to technically-focused security and systems integrators through its support of fourteen (14) different notification packet types, each available in as XML, query string, or pure ASCII stream format, via HTTP, TCP/IP socket connection, directly to a Google Earth overlay, or to a custom-developed plug-in.
Query represents query string (keyword) and type means where the query string belongs (i.
Proxy rules control the flow of requests to destination servers based on specific request parameters, including URI query string, host name, and HTTP headers.
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Web Analytics - Allows marketers to extend their online behavior tracking to include their corporate sites using query string tags that enable them to quickly and easily integrate data sourced from their Web analytics provider.
It is unique in supporting federated search, being able to both generate the query string used to invoke another vendor's search and merge the results that are returned with a relevancy rating.