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Using search to filter issues and pull requests

Every issues and pull requests view comes with a search bar for advanced filter management.

The issues and pull requests search bar allows you to define your own custom filters and sort by a wide variety of criteria. You can find the search bar on each repository's Issues and Pull requests tabs and on your Issues and Pull requests dashboards.

The issues and pull requests search bar

Tip: You can focus your cursor on the search bar above the issue or pull request list with a keyboard shortcut. For more information, see "Keyboard shortcuts."

With issue and pull request search terms, you can:

For pull requests, you can also use search to:

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