Two of my favorite time-savers include
1. forcing a phrase - extremely useful when your troubleshooting errors or code exceptions) ... Searching for
SYMEVENT.SYS ( SYMEVENT+7a60 )
"SYMEVENT.SYS ( SYMEVENT+7a60 )"
will get you very different results.
2. specifying a website in which to look for said results ("hiring manager" site: www.gsiwatersolutions.com).
3. making data mandatory: +
4. or ... negatory? -
Here are some search strings we might us poking around for help or existing code to get us started on a project:
33,400 results that are organized better than MSDN organizes them.
Another good source -- groups.google.com.
Tips credited to Christian Graus. Awesome.
...and from the Oracle herself: