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Date issues with search

In SP 2013 on prem, I am using content search web part to show customized article pages. The articles are shown in the display template if the article start date is greater than or equal to today. ...
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Create a local Scope for a 2010 Site collection in 2013 Search

I have a SharePoint 2010 farm with a specific site collection that requires a site collection level scoped search. however, I use SharePoint 2013 Search farm for my crawling and enterprise search site....
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Force PDFs to Open in the Client from SP2013 Search

We have a large document library with many PDFs. We are using search to find documents due to its ability to scale. When regular users search and they click the link to the PDF document from the ...
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Search results showing old title in renamed file

I have renamed a document title and file name in a document library and I'm using content search webpart which I use to show the results. The issue is the search results are returning both the new ...
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SP2013 Search Index reset Timeout

We have a SharePoint 2013 intranet portal. When I try to reset the search index it times out. Someone have asked the same question here 2013 Content Index Reset Timeout and it seems this solution ...
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Restrict Result Source to Specific Web Application

We have two web applications (Documents/Portal), and have created two result sources, one for each web application. In the result source, I have configured the query to only return results from the ...
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Rights required for SP Farm account to change search topology

While I was trying to change the search topology with an active index on my SharePoint farm, I encountered some issues my the rights required. I thought I could use my farm admin account to change ...
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People Search error Internal server error exception: System.Threading.ThreadAbortException: Thread was being aborted

We are using SharePoint 2010 Enterprise search center and we are getting an error when we do people search, for example John D (Note: we don't get the error if we use: John Do or John Doe) Error: ...
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Processing this item failed because of a IFilter parser error

Sp2013 Standard Server. Search Type: continuous Crawl Search Content Source: Local SharePoint Site Configuration DB Version:15.0.4551.1001 Processing this item failed because of a IFilter parser ...
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How to map user profile property to managed property

I have created a user profile property of type string and i pick a term set for this property. How to map this user profile property to managed property in order to search work?
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What are the best Crawl Rules anybody would recommend on a Prod 2013 environement

I would like to ask the experts what are the query rules they recommend to put up to filter the Junk data from getting crawled, please recommend. I have used the following /list/publishedfeed /...
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SharePoint 2013 search ignoring ampersand in the search query string

I have a similar issue, I have content in my SharePoint 2013 list which has an ampersand in the Title field, e.g I&J. When I search for it by typing I&J in the search box, SharePoint Search ...
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Hide link to document library in Search SharePoint 2013

I have requirement from customer where they want to hide the link to document library. Marked yellow in the following picture: Is it possible to do it? If yes, how?
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Deploying Thesaurus through C# and Feature Activation

We're working with SharePoint Server 2013. I am aware that you can deploy a thesaurus through powershell but our architect wants us to figure out a way to apply a thesaurus through C# with the ...
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SharePoint Search Host Controller service stucks on starting(in services.msc window)

In our SharePoint 2013 (Enterprise version) based intranet production farm, after SharePoint server reboot, the 'SharePoint Search Host Controller' service(in services.msc window) is not running and ...
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External content source as a ContentType refiner

In SharePoint 2013, when crawling an external database, how can you include the crawled items as a content type in the ContentType refiner?
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MOSS 2007 scopes in a custom-built advanced search page

I'm attempting (futilely) to create a custom advanced search page for my department's SharePoint site. I've been using this article as a guide, http://tqclarkson.com/2007/10/26/creating-a-custom-...
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SharePoint search returns result with servername address

Normally, SharePoint search returns results that contains their link to item, http://domain/Documents/doc1.docx for instance. However, with that document item, its link to item becomes http://...
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Obscure Search Errors - SharePoint 2013

I have been troubleshooting an issue with the Search Service Application in our SharePoint 2013 environment, and not having much luck with finding a solution. I'm trying to avoid rebuilding the SSA if ...
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SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Search - result of file share

In case when SharePoint content access account has full permissions to all files share, if user who has permissions to only one folder will be able to see rest of folders and will have access to it? ...
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SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Search Errors

Issue: When performing any type of search whether that be from the Enterprise Search Center or from Query Rules to test a query, the page results in an error. Error on Manage Query Rules and ...
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Can't run search service: Error executing service instance (on)provisioning job

Yesterday I had to delete search service, I did it simply from CA - click delete search service with associated content. After that come my problem, two databases didn't removed, and search services ...
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Alter search results as per the query entered by the user in SharePoint 2013

I want to alter search results as per the query entered by the user in SharePoint 2013. My scenario is: If a user executes the search for keyword SharePoint 2013 Search Query following are the order ...
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Change sort order of results: 1st) title/filename 2nd) folder name 3rd) file contents

I try to change the result order of a search (enterprise search center in SharePoint 2013). When the user enters a keyword it should sort in the following order: 1) items where the keyword is in the ...
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REST query works on one site but not another

I have an query "< my_url >/fr/_api/search/query?querytext=..." It works fine and returns what I want. However when I try "< my_url >/en/_api/search/query?querytext=..." This fails ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Search

Can anyone help me with the Search function in SharePoint. I have tried all the steps which the link provided http://blogs.technet.com/b/wbaer/archive/2009/11/23/step-by-step-provisioning-the-search-...
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Scheduled Incremental Crawl does not work

I have scheduled an incremental crawl in my SharePoint Farm for a website. After every 10 minutes I have scheduled it to run but the new contents are never crawled and indexed as they are not ...
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Implement search on field value in SharePoint 2013

How to query the SharePoint 2013 Search Service Application so that I will get results on the basis of field value in list? Eg. If the value is Active, it should be shown in search, if not active the ...
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How to fix Multiple Documents with same Document ID

I have a SharePoint 2010 Document Center site collection with Document Id's enabled. In the properties for any item there is a link to the document ID that should open the document. Instead the link ...
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Custom Search Page layout does not show up in ribbon

I have created 2 test page layouts on my search center site collection. One I created via the browser by going to Site Settings\ Design Manager \ Edit Page layouts \ create a page layout and the ...
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Thesaurus terms ignored when search is queried through REST

I have a SharePoint 2013 portal running enterprise search. I have imported some thesaurus with the Import-SPEnterpriseSearchThesaurus cmdlet. For example, let's say as a test I have associated the ...
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There should be Search services run in those servers where search components not activated?

In a sharepoint 2013 Farm App servers( for search and other services) WFE servers ( where sharepoint foundation web application service running) App servers for Central admini service running we ...
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Continuous crawl cannot be enabled because the disable operation is in progress. Retry to enable it

We are cannot crawl a content source, when we try to enable continous crawl we get the following error message: Continuous crawl cannot be enabled because the disable operation is in progress. Retry ...
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SharePoint 2013 (office 365) Multi value Managed metadata property in refiners

I have a multi valued managed metadata property in office 365 called products and it only generated 2 crawled properties owstaxidProducts and Products. I tried to associate both to refinablestring01 ...
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SP 2013 : Error Cannot open database "Search_Service_Application_1_DB_2fxx requested by the login. Login failed for user 'xxx'

When i click on Content Sources on my Central Administration in SharePoint 2013. I get the below error Cannot open database "Search_Service_Application_1_DB_2fxxxxx" requested by the login. The ...
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Configure SharePoint Search to accept space

I have configured managed property to be queryable, and in my search box in sp's search center, I type: State: NY, and it brings a result of the library itself, but if I type: State:NY (without a ...
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Error when open Performance Point report :Unable to load DLL 'Microsoft.Office.Server.Native.dll': The specified module could not be found

When I open a deployed dashboard and report I get below error, see image. How to solve this issue and why does this happen? This Sharepoint farm has 6 servers: 4 application servers ( two search ...
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Is it good practise to create Query Processing components and Index partitions in WFE servers

What is the best practices for creating query components and index components? I have the following SharePoint servers in a farm and I have plan to enable search for Internet based publishing site: 3 ...
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Search topology not created and found Unable to retrieve topology

In a newly configured test sharepoint 2013 farm it has 2 app server 1 dedicated search server ( for all components except query component ) 2 WFE servers. ( query processing component) I created ...
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Missing OOTB crawled properties in SharePoint 2013 Search

We have SharePoint 2013 and we have noticed that we are missing the following Out of the Box (OOTB) search crawled properties: ows_EndDate ows_Last_x0020_modified What would be the best way to ...
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sps3:// The object was not found

SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Search Issue 2 WFEs 3 APP servers 2 Distributed Cache Servers We are trying to crawl sps3://mysites.mydomain.com and we get the following error in the crawl log: The ...
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Search refiner to see if date is between two managed properties

I have two separate columns in a SharePoint 2013 enterprise environment. One that is a start date and one that is an end date. I am attempting to build a refiner where the user can input a range and ...
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How to add Return to Site button or link in search site

I have a search center used by other web applications and site collections. When the users lands on the search site they make a couple of more searches or they go to search site home page by clicking ...
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Incorrect Results in Google

I work for a school board, we have a board site (the main site) and every school has their own subsite. In google when I search the name of the school board a results showing the address and phone ...
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Promote documents with file names that contain the keyword search to the top

For our enterprise search, we would like to promote any documents that has a file name that contains the word being searched to the top. As of right now, it doesn't appear to do this. Instead, it ...
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The start address cannot be crawled error and full crawl completed very quickly

when i run full crawl it completed withing very short time 20 seconds and searchable items are 0, and users unable to search the site. In search server event viewer i found below errors 1. The start ...
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Remove Advanced Search link and Image preview from search results web part page

How do I configure the search results webpart as follows: Set your preferred search language text. Search Thumbnail preview Remove the Alert Me, Preferences and Advanced Search link
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How do I ensure that my enterprise search center only pulls from certain search service application?

We have two search service applications - one that searches our local SharePoint sites and another that searches through a fileshare. I would like for our enterprise search center to only search for ...
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Removing External site content from search index in SP2013

I have crawled external site https://some.com in sharepoint 2013. Now how to delete or remove this external site content from the index. Can we do it using crawl rules ?
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Crawling Only SharePoint SubSite

I have a sitecollection-Test and subsite Test1. I want to crawl only subsite leaving out sitecollection using crawl rules. how to give the crawl rules.