How to Prevent Endeca From Searching For HTML Entities or Special Characters Literally (Doc ID 2077218.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 12, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Commerce Guided Search / Oracle Commerce Experience Manager - Version 6.2.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

We use HTML entities and/or special characters in our Endeca property values as defined here:

http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/HTMLPlus/htmlplus_13.html

Is there a way to make Endeca ignore or automatically convert these special characters in a record property value, so that a search for qu* doesn't match and return records that contain the special character &quot?

For example, if a property value contains the following terms:



 

Solution

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