- Conduct a second search within your folder/s. If you want to search within a specific folder or subfolder, click on it. Otherwise, you can click on the Patent List to search in all folders.
Then, click on the Search Within Result icon .
Enter your search criteria in the search box. You can also use keyword search syntax and Boolean operators (NOT/AND/OR) to obtain a more accurate result.
If you’re using the dropdown menu, make sure to click on Convert to Query to apply.
Then, click on Patent Search.
- A search can also be conducted between two selected folders. Adjust your search scope by selecting another folder or sub-folder to include (AND operator) or exclude (NOT operator) - improving your productivity in this digital workspace.
To illustrate, the example above will search for (communication NEAR5 channel) in the abstract of patents that are stored in both ‘Interdigital 3GPP SEP’ and ‘Litigated’ folders.
To stop the current search, click on the Search within Result icon. Click on Reset, then on Patent Search.