Searching Custom Field yields no results if not exact match.

Briefly describe (1-2 sentences) the Bug you’re experiencing:
Hello, this has been an ongoing issue with the last few updates. When we want to search for a task based on a custom field for serial numbers it will not complete the search unless it’s an exact match for what were searching for.
Steps to reproduce:
Example: I want to search C02YV0D7LVCH but in Asana the serial is saved as SC02YV0D7LVCH. I have to add the S to the serial before it will actually find it.
Browser version:
Chrome Version 77.0.3865.120 (Official Build) (64-bit)
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HI @Jake_Nichols and welcome to the Community Forum!

This is actually an expected behavior, “Contains the words” will only search and find full words, it will not be returned partial words, unfortunately. Sounds like a great opportunity to create a new thread in the #productfeedback category!

Noted, I will try and write up some detailed feedback about this and some other issues I’ve been having with the latest version of Asana. Thanks a bunch!

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