AdvancedSearch does not automatically fill in the form, but allows users to search with the main bar, as well as with the form.
When a user is redirected to the search page, and some keywords are already in use, these should be added to the main search bar.
I am on a page with an integrated search field. This search field automatically sets "prefix=Wikipedia%3ABibliotheksrecherche%2FAnfragen%2F" in the url. Once the special:search page is reached, this is removed. That means if I change the page or search again, the constraint is gone.
How the query used to look like:
How it looks like with advancedSearch enabled: https://de.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?advancedSearchOption-original=literarische+beilage&search=literarische+beilage&title=Spezial:Suche&profile=advanced&fulltext=1&advancedSearchOption-filetype=&advancedSearch-current=%7B%22options%22%3A%7B%7D%2C%22namespaces%22%3A%5B%220%22%5D%7D&ns0=1&searchToken=a4sn3yyitxdreb1rc0x34bavg
This bug was reported on the help talk page
- When a user is redirected to special:Search, all of the given search parameters can be found in the "traditional" search box