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Search Multiple Name formats

Started by Michael Slater in Feature Requests | Idea

My request is an expasion of Xero's search capabilities to search in the following format:

- First Last
- Last First (no comma)

If I want to find myself in Xero - I'd start typing "Michael Slater" into the search bar. I can't simply search for "Michael" since there is many Michaels and returns many results. It would be quicker for me to finish typing the last name "Michael Slater" however this renders no results. The only time a result is given is if I was to search "Slater, Michael". This seems unnattural to me. When I send an email, I begin typing "Michael Sla" into the "to" bar and it will suggest "Michael Slater". Same with if I was to search in Facebook or many other apps. I don't understand why I would need to search "Slater, Michael".