I recently noticed that the WebHelp Search engine is not
searching for search terms within tables. In other words, I use
multi-column tables within may topics to provide reference
information. For example, I may have a table with two headings:
Field and Description. Within the Field column, I provide field
names, and within the Description column, I provide field
After I compiled the WebHelp, I entered one of the field
titles as a search term in the Search tab, and I expected the
search engine to return the topic in which I provided the field
description, but the search engine did not return the topic.
As a test, I removed the table and just provided the
descriptions as bulletted items, first listing the field title and
then providing the field description. In this case (format), the
search engine was able to locate the field titled and return the
Does anyone know why the search engine is ignoring tables
during the search?