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Post #596583
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12:46 am, Apr 27 2013
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Hi! I'm new, so if I missed some protocol for posting this, please let me know.

Anyways, I tried searching under the category "Valentine's Day" 27s+Day
but couldn't get past the 1st page. When I try to get to any of the other pages, it looks like this: ry=Valentine%5C%27s+Day

I even tried to set the page to show more or less than 25 entries, but met with the same problem:
(the above is set for 50 entries)

I surmised that this problem might occur with other Categories that have apostrophes, so I checked the following:

Love Interests Who Don't Get Along,
Boys' Love as a Subplot,
Seeing Things Other Humans Can't,
Girls' Love as a Subplot, and
Female-Oriented Girls' Love.

Basically, these are all the categories that have apostrophes and are shown with more than 1 page for entry results. The same thing happened with these categories, as well.

Any suggestions?

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4:12 am, May 11 2013
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The database tends to have some problems with apostrophes and quotes (for example, if you search for a series name in quotes in Series Info, you can't see past page 1). Unfortunately, I can't think of any work-around for the problem you're having. (I was going to suggest using the advanced search feature to enter the tag and at the same time select & filter certain genres according to what you want to see, so that your results will fit on one page. Then you'd be likely to find what you're looking for. But I can't get the search to come up with any results when I use a tag with an apostrophe...) I apologize, but it'll have to wait until one of the coders has time to fix it.

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