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When searching files, having an hyphen at the start or end makes results disappear


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When searching files, having an hyphen at the start or end makes results disappear:

 

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Not the same as

I don’t have that issue.

 

Alfred 4.5 [1249]

macOS Big Sur 11.5 (20G71)

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So it seems that the underlying metadata server doesn't like the trailing -. In fact, Spotlight on Big Sur also doesn't match with the trailing -.

 

It looks like this behaviour, previously working in Mojave, seems to have been rectified in Monterey so I'm going to close this issue as I don't want to put in temporary workarounds.

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