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Search is Not Getting Good Results

by Steve 12 days ago

With the Washington, DC tag I can no longer count on finding my posts. I searched for Little Sesame and did not find the thread I started. I was able to find it using Google. This has been happen...

Search Tips & Tricks

by saregama 25 days ago

Hi Pat - re chowhound search: maybe it works better for you than for us - or if there are tricks we should be employing, a post on that would be well received. For example, I just tried searchi...

Image Upload Improvements

The Chowhound Team
by The Chowhound Team 1 year ago

Hi everyone, Our team has been focused on nailing down some pesky image upload bugs you’ve reported this month. Here’s a quick rundown: — Images not uploading - This was a really hard one to ...

Photo/Recipe Galleries: Dead?

by maestra 2 months ago

Looking for a little inspiration and hoping to come across some CH recipes from years ago, I did a search that brought up several galleries. None of them work for me beyond the first page. I can cl...

"Topics related to . . . "

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

A couple of posts down from the top of the California location page is the insert "Topics Related to California". It directs to SACRAMENTO, SAN JOSE and SAN DIEGO. I think this is misleading si...

Why can't I see posts?

by soccermom13 3 months ago

I am having a great deal of trouble seeing the posts under a title. I used to be able to click on a reply (at least that's what I think I was clicking on) and then see all the replies. If I had a...

400 bad request still persists... now uploading photos not working!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 3 months ago

Previously, I brought to your attention that intermittent ' 400 Bad Request ' keeps on popping up when one click on topics, links....etc. This issue still persists after a week has passed! Now, ...

Keep getting ' Bad Request ' when clicked on links posted by contributors?!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 3 months ago

This phenomenon has been happening for the past few days. Instead of opening links, getting 'Bad Request' notifications almost every time?! eg: Links provided by 'Prima' https://www.chowhound.co...

Very Few Posts

by Fred19 4 months ago

I have been noticing the scarcity of posts lately. Possibly the reason for that is I feel that there should be a "POST" box on the top of each page and there isn't. There is no indication of how to...

Tech support: How to add a missing Restaurant to Places?

by 8Gr8N8 4 months ago

If this site has a faq, I can't find it. I was posting a question about restaurant specials and I couldn't find the restaurant I was referencing (Magnolia House in Pasadena) in "places". How can ...

Retiring Site Feedback in Favor of the new "Site Discussion & Announcements" Community

by patsully 5 months ago

Hi all, Adding a pointer here to make sure you are aware of our post announcing the new "Site Discussion & Announcements" community. Please click through to comment in the new discussion where ...

Why are new Site Talk posts NOT visible under “Latest Discussions”

by saregama 10 months ago

Well, what the subject says. It would be more effective (especially if you’re looking for feedback) for everyone to be able to see recent Site Talk posts the same way one sees all other recent p...

Lost my post due to heavy load and queue

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

I just lost a photo story after hitting the next step button, then adding tags and attempting to post. The error message said that load was too heavy. When I hit the back button, the only thing tha...

Cuisine tag suggestions

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

A few important ones for the San Francisco Bay Area would be Nepalese, Pakistani and Austrian.

Profile "comments" error message

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

Want to make sure you're aware that the url for viewing comment posts on a profile, both my own and others, has not been working for several days or more. When I entered it into the website link fi...


by masha 5 months ago

Since the weekend, there has been an influx of spam posts with links to various dubious "health & wellness" web articles. The spamster(s) (bots?) keep changing there usernames once the Mods ident...

Bad Request Error

by TastyReuben 10 months ago

Anyone else having a problem viewing the "What's For Dinner #424" topic? Every time I click it (iPhone XR and Safari), I get this error: Bad Request Your browser sent a request that this s...