Directory database user's guide
Basic record searching rules
The search result is a combination (conjunction) of two types of criteria:
If the records are displayed on the map rather than as textual list, no more than 100 results (icons) are presented at one time. The total number of available records is shown in the right-upper corner. One may display the missing icons either zooming-in or by narrowing the search criteria. If the system fails to find any records within the map bounds, according to the given criteria, it attempts to extend the bounds to cover the whole world. If succeeds, a map is fitted to show the results. On failure, an appropriate message is displayed.
The icons shown on the map reflect to some extent the basic area of activity of the corresponding entities. More details may be displayed by either hovering over the icon and/or clicking/touching the icon.
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