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Since: 4.0.0

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Control the threshold that determines whether a potential fuzzy partial match is considered a match.


Type Parameter Default Since
Integer $threshold 70 4.0.0


All hooks should be added to your custom SearchWP Customizations Plugin.

Make fuzzy matching more strict

Increase the threshold for what is considered a fuzzy match, making fuzzy matching more strict

// Make SearchWP's fuzzy matching more strict.
// The scale is 0-100 going from furthest match (lowest, 0)
// to closest match (highest, 100).
add_filter( 'searchwp\query\partial_matches\fuzzy\threshold', function( $threshold ) {
return 80;
} );

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