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Wanted: possibility to search for a challenge with from date

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When i use this site

I get a list of challenges from country and also i can write some words in the challenge.

Regarding challenge we have two different set of challenges.

The ones before the new guidelines and the ones after.

I would love a possibility to search for a challenge based on date its published. When i try to make a challenge its always nice to see if someone have a challenge approved with the new guidelines. Will make the work easier when the local reviewer ask for something about your challenge, then i can say a similar challenge have been published with the new set of guidelines.

Is this much work to add this feature?
asked Sep 17, 2017 in Feature requests by Team Karlsen (4,170 points)

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You can use Map Compare to add a filter for publish date (to get caches after the change in the guidelines) and then filters for cache name ("challenge") and cache type (Unknown). This will include a small number of false positives in the form of mystery caches that happen to have the word "challenge" in their name without being a challenge cache. My experience is that this number is so small that it makes no difference.
answered Sep 17, 2017 by pinkunicorn (Moderator) (123,260 points)
selected Sep 17, 2017 by Team Karlsen
Still it would be great to have a little window to on the search page for challenge and date its published.
When i have problem with a challenge i have made and will make a reviewer note its great to find challenge elsewhere in the world published after the new guidelines.

Searching on the map is good, but very timeconsuming.
Today you can search on a challenge based on country and a searchstring.
Is it possible to add from date so we can find only the challenges with the new guidelines.