How to search article text

The Problem and solution
Because there is a limited amount of storage on a local news server, articles must be expired. But fortunately, the accumulated body of information of Usenet is not lost!

There are a number of WWW sites which archive and index Usenet articles. You can retrieve posts which have expired (or perhaps had not even arrived) at your local news server.

Search and you shall receive
Instead of asking a question in a news group, you can use these Usenet archives to retrieve articles which discussed your question, even if months (and years) in the past.

By searching first, (and posting questions only if you find no answers), everyone will be much happier:

More Detailed Topics
The search engine I use the most is: Dejanews.

Overview and Related Topics
Usenet RKT: Is Usenet safe?
Usenet RKT: Is it safe to post?
Usenet RKT: How to find the right place to post

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