2024.1 Predictive Search is not using "Contains" rather it is using "Starts with"

I have found this issue with the upgrade to 2024.1

The search in 2023.2 is using the “Contains” type search
2024.1 is using “Begins with” type search.

This is a critical issue for us as we use it to find customers to enter a quote.
I have put in a case with EpicCare for two different companies.

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Where are you testing this? I just tested on the order entry landing page in 2024.1.8, typing in the customer name field, and it did a contains search.

I just tested this on the quote header screen for a new quote.
Also have the same issue with part searching

Testing in Pilot - 2024.1 - US SaaS - CS0004446583
System Version 11.3.100.8

Testing in Live - 2024.1 - GOV SaaS - case - CS0004446599
System Version 11.3.100.5

I just tested on the Quote entry landing page, on the customer name field, and that also does a contains search. Not sure where you are testing part searching since they took away the part landing page. Are you sure somebody didn’t just change the setting from the default?

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I’m using Predictive search on the quote head screen quotehed.customer field

This is not a landing page issue
Rather it’s using the capability of searching when adding a new quote or order and just typing in a string in the customer field
Or adding a new line or adding material and searching for a part

Our processes that we have developed in our different companies relied on this ability

oh! I totally misunderstood.

@aosemwengie1

Did you try a predictive search in Quotes or Orders?

I haven’t tested the predictive search, but hasn’t it always been a starts with search?

Not since 2023.1 - here’s the results for 2023.2

Having it work with contains helps when you have customers that can be named different ways.
I have a feeling that Epicor will state - “Working as designed”

Might as well get a head start and just write the idea now.

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We figured you had a template you could share.

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I love this community

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Thanks @aosemwengie1 - here’s the idea

Keep Predictive Search to utilize “Contains” vs “Start With” search as it is in 2023.2

https://epicor-manufacturing.ideas.aha.io/ideas/KIN-I-5267

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