Having Dash and other sorts of search engines, when I wanted to google something in Alfred 3, I'd prepend it with a question mark so Alfred would have no doubt I want to google that.

Now, in Alfred 4, there's this new feature that lets you search Alfred's Preferences by prepend a question mark. So my workflow is broken.

I haven't been able to find out how to change the '?' for anything else or disable it entirely. It gets in the middle. For instance, this:

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Gets me to https://www.alfredapp.com/search/?p=help&q=HTTP+server+%22listening%22+event

How can I get rid of this feature?

  • Can't you create a custom workflow which for instance starts with !? – nohillside Jul 13 '19 at 8:47

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