Search feature not finding results of available words

I am having an issue when searching for certain terms in a document.

PDF.js Express Version

Detailed description of issue
When I try searching the term home administration I am unable to find it even though it exists in many places in the document.

Expected behaviour
It should find all search terms.
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Does your issue happen with every document, or just one?
I tested in multiple documents.

Link to document

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Hi there!

Thanks for the bug report and thank you for sharing the document - that helps a lot.

I can reproduce this and will investigate shortly.



I found a fix for this bug and it will be patched in the next release. Keep an eye out in #announcements for it.


Thanks @Logan does this include the issues I mentioned in my other ticket you closed? Regarding highlights not working.


No actually, I was incorrect - this is probably two separate issues. I’ll reopen that ticket and investigate.


Just tested in 8.1.1 and it’s fixed thanks a lot!

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