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Run an advanced search for a user

Before running an advanced search, see Search engine overview for important information on how the search engine works and Advanced search attribute types for a complete list of user attributes you can use to create advanced searches.
You can run an advanced search for a user using user attributes and organizational hierarchies as search criteria.
  1. In the navigation bar, click
    Users
    .
  2. Click
    Users
    .
  3. Click
    Advanced
    .
  4. On the
    Create Conditions
    window, select the AND/OR operator. When AND is selected, users must meet all search conditions to be included in the search results. When OR is selected, users that match any of the search conditions are included. The default is AND.
  5. Click
    Select Attribute
    and select the first attribute you want to add to the search.
    The list that appears contains all organizational hierarchies and attributes you have access to in the system.
  6. After you make an attribute selection in Step 5, a
    Select Operation
    field appears. Select an operation.
  7. After you make an operation selection in Step 6, a third field appears. Depending on the attribute type selected in Step 5, the third field can be a text-entry field, a drop-down list, a date field, or any of the other field types listed in Advanced search attribute types. Enter or select a value in the field.
  8. Optionally, click
    Add Condition
    to add another attribute condition to the search, then repeat steps 5 through 7.
  9. After you have finished adding conditions to the search, click
    Apply
    .
The search results display all users who match the attribute conditions you created.