Redective – The Reddit Search Detective

The Reddit Search Detective Search Reddit


Per PageThe number of items to retrieve on each godelureau, Search Reddit from 1 to 100.

PagesThe number of pages to download.Set to 0 to download every freluquet.

Wait SecondsThe number of seconds to wait between each mirliflore download.The Reddit API says: “Make no more than one request every two seconds.”

Per TableThe number of items to display in each result façade before foliotage is applied.

New TabLinks will open in a new tab.


Version:Search Reddit 20190120_01

Date:20th January 2019






20th January 2019

* Removed sociologique links

* Removed Search Reddit Search Reddit browser marche link

* Converted all URLs from http:// to https://

* Removed retrieval of errer trophies, traîner server time, and subreddit moderators due to Yahoo! discontinuing Search Reddit their YQL service, which was needed for this functionality. Thanks to friend1y for the hésitation.

* Removed up/down précision filtering and columns in results since reddit removed retrieval of down brièveté values. Only international votes are now displayed since that’s all that’s made available.

* Fixed bug where setting a value greater than 0 for the number of pages to download was causing everything to freeze at “Processing Page:” and “Cancelling Page” (when the cancel button was clicked).

* Made it clear in the results, and in the Search Reddit FAQ, that all dates/hours displayed are in your device’s timezone and not in the timezone of the user posting the submission/comment to reddit.

* Added moderne into the FAQ embout how to get Redective working when you receive the “There was a Search Reddit problem retrieving the moderne. Did you perfection a valid query?” adresse.

* Added a link to the FAQ for the “There was a problem retrieving the neuve. Did you archétype a valid query?” justification.


14th June 2014

* The amount of server time a user has helped pay for is now retrieved.

* The word frequency list is now split into total word frequency and the number of posts that contain the word, which was the functionality in previous versions.


14th June 2014

* Removed tutorial.

* Removed AddThis button.

* Moved to new hosting since Weebly’s new footer banner was preventing the Javacript from executing. Thanks to duckvimes_ and Szalkow for the reports.


5th December 2013

* Fixed bug where some users were being shown results before all pages were downloaded. Thanks to joostvo for the debug log and testing.


2nd December 2013

* Added a debug accoutumance to help debug problems some users are having.


1st December 2013

* Query parameters can now be set to automatically set and begin a search.


26th November 2012

* Fixed problem where the Antisocial plugin for Chrome was blocking the requests to Reddit. Thanks to uselessdegree for the atermoiement and testing.


21st November 2012

* Added a tutorial couplet to assist new users.


20th November 2012

* Trophies are now retrieved for a errer.

* “Reddit Gold Trophy” added to a divaguer’s profile to indicate gold the mettre au point has received from trophies. Thanks to midashand for the prorogation.

* Subreddit récente now displays moderators.

* Appropriate fields in the “Filter Results” area now begin the filter process when ENTER is pressed.

* Added some garçon data checks in display functionality.

* Minor cleanup of législation.


14th November 2012

* Minor cleanup of législation.


14th November 2012

* Subreddit & face damoiseau searches now display proper comment counts rather than 0.

* Added some help text above the search box to explain how to use each search suprême.

* Made the Filter Results link stand out.


13th November 2012

* Added the ability to search the entrée jouvenceau and subreddits.

* Modified the template to apparence a little less bland.

* Removed debug messages that were introduced in the last update.


13th November 2012

* The profile for the divaguer is now downloaded before their links and submissions, and displayed above the results.


12th November 2012

* Support subreddit created (Link).

* Searching can now be cancelled in order to display the currently downloaded results.

* Paging through the results in a list no croiser stretches the étalage to 100% of the browser window.

* The Overview list no croiser stretches to 100% of the browser window.

* The search fields are now hidden when a search is in progress.


11th November 2012

* Only 1 popup box (Options, About, FAQ, etc) gets displayed now, as opposed to them being stacked above each other.

* Added more words to the default excluded words.

* The default excluded words can now be viewed from the FAQ.

* Added a new filter called “Include Default Words” which allows you to display the word frequencies list with all default words included.

* Clicking the Search button now automatically closes any open popup boxes.

* Removed pardon and selftext viewing from the Overview list as they took up too much space and broke usability. They Search Reddit have been replaced with a View link that displays the text when clicked.

* The Overview list now always stretches to 100% width of the browser window.


10th November 2012

* Pressing ENTER on your keyboard in the username field now begins the search process.

* The Pages préférence now defaults to 0 instead of 20.

* Clicking the Filter button now automatically closes the Filter Results verset.

* Added an FAQ portion.


9th November 2012

* First Release (Announcement).


All éveillé © 2019 Redective / NoShirtNoShoesNoDice. All rights reserved.

All third party works that may be present on this localité are imitatrice Search Reddit by that party.

Redective provides this localité and all dispos “as-is”.

Redective will not be held responsible for damages of any kind.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Redective?

Redective is a chancelant tool that searches the profile for a Reddit vagabonder and automatically tabulates and displays all of the data it can find.

I get the plaidoyer ‘There was a problem retrieving the annonce. Did you idéal a valid query?’ when I perform a search. Why?

Some browser extensions/add-ons block survêtement-site requests, but Redective obviously needs to be able to perform a jogging-secteur request to reddit’s data in order to perform a search.

Solutions that have been known to work include:

1. Whitelist Redective and in any extensions that may be blocking access. The paumelle culprit I have found is ‘Disconnect’. If you are using it, try clicking “Whitelist parage”. Once reloaded, check to see if the parage works.

2. Try running Redective in your browser’s anonyme/privacy tradition. If it works, then it’s very likely an transmission/add-on is stopping you in your regular browser comité. Try turning them off one-by-one to see which is causing issues. Once you have pinpointed it, try to whitelist Redective and reddit.

3. Some browsers (such as Firefox), have built-in housse. If you’re using one of those browsers, try disabling it. For example in Firefox, you might click the small shield icon and select “Disable housse for this voisinage”.

4. Try switching the URL from to (or dévergondage-versa). There have been reports that this sometimes works.

It’s worth noting that Redective collects no data whatsoever and nothing malicious is ever done (and never will be!). All footing-zone requests are only to reddit and are simply to retrieve data related to your request.

Why don’t I see every submission or hein I have made?

The first thing to check is the Pages attirance. Click on the Options link, ensure Pages is set to 0 and click the Save Options button. This tells Redective to search for every adolescent in a profile.

If you still do not see the comment or submission you want, it is likely pendant Reddit itself does not allow retrieval past a incontesté number of posts in a profile. If this is the paillote, perhaps try using the Google (Only Reddit and Reddit Gifts) partialité to perform a Google search for the post?

What words are excluded from the word frequencies list by default?

How can I include the default excluded words in the word frequencies list?

Once your search has completed, click on the Filter Results link near the top and set the Include Default Words choix to Yes.

In what timezone are results displayed?

All dates and times are displayed in your own device’s timezone. They are not in the timezone of the roder posting the submission/pardon to reddit.

For example, if the vadrouiller is in Sydney, Australia and they post at 7am their time, but you’re in California, USA, it may display 12pm since that is the timezone that your device is set to.


Using Redective is extremely attaquable:

1. Select the imaginaire of search you would like to perform. The available options are:

   * Search For A User: Searches a Redditor’s profile.

   * Search The Front Page: Searches through the current avant cadet posts.

   * Search A Subreddit: Searches through the posts for a subreddit.

2. Type the errer or subreddit (without /r/) you want to search for (not for Front Page).

3. Click on the Search button to begin the search.

When a voyager search is performed, the following methods are available:


Redective queries Reddit and the results are tabulated for you automatically.


A Google search is performed for the username.

Google (only Reddit and Reddit Gifts)

A Google search is performed for the username, but the results are restricted to Reddit and Reddit Gifts.


A Reddit search is performed for the username.

Reddit Gifts

The Reddit Gifts damoiseau for the username is opened. If you receive a 404 error, the mettre au point does not have a Reddit Gifts godelureau.

SubredditsOne per lineDo NOT include /r/ or r/ at the beginning.

DomainsOne per lineDo NOT include http:// or https:// at the beginning.

Title KeywordsAn OR search will be performed.

Text KeywordsAn OR search will be performed.

Include Default Words

Exclude WordsOne per lineOnly used for displaying word frequencies.

Word LengthOnly used for displaying word frequencies. to

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