I really like the concept of the new search at the top of the program, but the behavior could use a little tweaking. It is confusing because the current settings in advanced search affect the results at it took me a while to figure this out. Even though the program populates the search field it in the advanced search settings, the behavior is not typical for programs and so a bit confusing. For example, if advanced search is set to current photos then the top search command will be limited to that. If it is set to cataloged, then it will search all cataloged folders.
Even more confusing is that in most programs when you enter a search term you hit enter to make it take effect. In Photo Raw 2020.1 it seems you have to add a space after the search work to make it take effect if it is set to current photos, but not when searching cataloged. Very odd.
I would just like a single check box next to the search field at the top to determine whether to search current or catalogued photos regardless of advanced search settings. Something like the check box for show subfolder items. If I want a more advanced search I'll just use the regular advanced search settings. If I have to change the settings in the advanced search pane to make sure I'm getting the results I want at that moment, I don't see the real benefit of having a second search box at the top.
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