I have certainly missed some news. Apparently, quick find in the unified interface now works as it has always been expected to work (but never did):
- It’s now using selected view columns
- And it’s now applying selected view filters
If I were reading release wave 1 plan more carefully, I would have noticed the following there:
What does it mean in practical terms? In the classic interface (and that’s how it used to be in the unified interface until recently), quick find would switch view columns/filters, so, if I started with “My Active Contacts”:
I would get a different view as a result once I’ve provided a search phrase:
This has always been confusing and needed explanations when presenting to the users.
In the unified interface, it works as it should now.
If I start with “My Active Contacts” view:
It’s also going to be the view used to display / filter the results once I’ve provided a search phrase: