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What is the best way to show only folders in the search results?

I've tried adding a search refiner for Content Type but the Content Type search refiner doesn't show up. And yes, I've added a new mapped property, as the original Content Type mapped property is not able to be used as a search refiner.


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What you can do is use the IsDocument property: IsDocument:0 Here

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That'll do I suppose... Thank you –  Nacht Sep 12 '12 at 3:47
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Append this to your search: ContentType="Folder"

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