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What synonyms are there for telling someone to "go online and search for it"?

Is there something like go live or similar?

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+1 for achieving self-reference –  JeffSahol Sep 23 '11 at 13:07
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If the objective of going online is to search, I'd probably just tell somebody to google it.

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Nice !! Appreciate !! –  Rikesh Sep 23 '11 at 9:33
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'Look for it on the internet', perhaps.

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On the Internet, or in the Internet? –  Adam Mosheh Jul 6 '12 at 15:40
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"Connect to the internet" would work. Or if they're already connected but don't have a browser open, "Open your [web] browser and..." or "In your [web] browser, ...".

Or you could say "search for it online."

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