FAST Search Server for SharePoint is an optional search solution for SharePoint 2010.

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Jquery + Instant Search / Filter of a list

I've seen a clip on bentedder.com where this developer got instant search (filter) to work within a webpart list view. I find this may be very useful for general 911/411 annoucements and archive if i ...
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Fast search and SharePoint search

I have an issue with a SharePoint farm, it has both SharePoint Search and Fast Search configured. When SharePoint Search is configured on its own, search indexes everything in around 20 minutes, as ...
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SPListitem.SystemUpdate() and incremental crawl in FAST

Does FAST search incremental crawls ignore items that are updated via SPListItem.SystemUpdate()? I am observing conflicting behaviours in multiple environments, so I am not sure what the exact ...
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Difference between Managed Properties in FAST search and Metadata Properties in SharePoint search?

I have a SharePoint 2010 with FAST search installed. In the FAST Query SSA, I can find 2 places contain "Metadata properties": /searchadministration.aspx, under Queries and Results > Metadata ...
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FAST thumbnails not showing up when search is displayed inside an iFrame

When I make a search via FAST directly in the browser, my docx and pptx files appear with a thumbnail image. I can even preview pptx documents in the search page. However, when I show the search ...
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Crawling dynamic publishing pages and assets

i got the following search requirements for a public internet site based on SharePoint 2010 publishing pages must be indexed Documents must be indexed Only documents being linked on at least one ...
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Fast search: Remapped managed property contains old data

I'm having a problem with managed properties. I've made a custom web part to do a people search / keywordQuery based on user properties/managed metadata. I had to change a managed property to map to a ...
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What CMIS services are required if Fast Search is used to query an external CMIS repository

For a repository to be CMIS compliant, it must implement a number of services. Query services are not mandatory. I want to incorporate a CMIS repository in SharePoint 2010 as an External Content Type. ...
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Search and Immediately get the results after creating new items in lists or libraries

I have a sharepoint site. I want my users create new items in libraries and lists and when we search for them, they appear immediately in results. Is it ok to create scheduled incremental crawl every ...
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Can I used People search core webpart and Search Core Webpart in Same page Fast Search?

in my result.aspx i have used almost webpart like SearchPagingWebPart,CoreResultWebpart,Search Actionlink webpart, etc.. I am used PoepleSearchCoreResult wepbart in that page as People Matches. i.e ...
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How to remove Duplicated values in People search box webpart Fast Search 2010?

when i am search on PeopleResults.aspxpage at that bind duplicated values on People search box webpart. i am checking every properties on that webpart.but nothing to worked. Here is screenshot : ...
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Scaling SharePoint Fast Search

I'm about to start a project using the FAST Search Server and would like to know something about how we can scale the Search Server. Can we setup multiple search server application pools or how does ...
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How to check for NULL or empty value in fql (fast search)?

I want to check for null or empty field in fql query , I want to add condition to retrieve result when is column not equal empty or null, I've tried these ways : <Context> ...
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What is the syntax for a search query that returns items that link to a given url

A user would like functionality in search similar to Google's link: prefix. They would like to find 'all documents that link to a given url.' The environment uses FAST, so any SharePoint or FAST ...
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FAST search - exclude property from hit highlighted summary

Is it possible to control what fields are included in the hithighlightsummary using FAST Search Server? I have some custom fields, which are stored as note in the special text format. I don't want to ...
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Display web page preview with FAST Search for SharePoint

We have a enterprise farm installation of SP2010 and have configured FAST search for SharePoint. We have also enable office web apps for thumbnail and document preview. All setup is running fine. ...
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KeywordQuery and Refiners: How to specify a RangeMapping Refiner?

I need to use the KeywordQuery class to connect to a FAST Search Server. I still want to be able to display refiners (much like the default Refiner Web Part). The default refiner web part supports a ...
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Configuration Fast Search 2010

i am trying to install Sharepoint 2010 Fast Search on a separate server. How i can communicate from Fast Search Server to Sharepoint server? How i can install fast search in a separate server which ...
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Show all documents in a farm using Search/Fast Search

I want to show all the documents in the farm and ofcourse I don't want to use powershell for that as this will impact performance. I want to use something using search index. I think we can do this ...
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Map FAST crawled property powershell

I want to map people properties in FAST Search: crawled properties to contents hidden using powershell. I know that I can get crawled properties using Get-FASTSearchMetadataCrawledProperty but this ...
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Using SSL with the FAST 2010 Content API

Using the FAST Content API with Sharepoint 2010 requires a SSL client certificate . At least that's what I understand from this error message" Http error: HTTP/1.1 403 Could not verify client ...
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Sharepoint Incremental Crawl and BCS

I have a BCS connector (partial BDC Model posted below) and I'm noticing some issues with Sharepoint crawls. My full crawl seems to work perfectly, but incremental is pulling back the same number of ...
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Adding crawl component FS4SP

I have a SharePoint with Fast Servers. I have multiple content sources in my Fast content SSA but right now I have one crawl component. I would like to add one more crawl components. I saw this ...
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How do I set the OSearch14 Service Account via PowerShell

I'm in the process of Scripting a deployment of SharePoint 2010 and FAST. Normally to set the Service Account of a SharePoint service one would use the ProcessIdentity property, like so: $procId = ...
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Filtering documents (.docx) and web pages (html/aspx) files in Fast Search for Sharepoint 2010

We are setting up FAST Search for SharePoint environment and to provide certain back-end Audit we developed and application which returns the metadata of all the fields to know what is in and what is ...
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Specifying ACLs using the FAST Content API

I'm using the deprecated content API to push data into the FAST Search Server for Sharepoint 2010 index. Migrating to BCS is on the roadmap, but in the meantime I want to add ACL information to the ...
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Maximum value in a FAST Refinement

I have an application that us using FAST as the back bone for a very customized search. One of the requirement that I have is to determine the highest and lowest value of a managed property. I would ...
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What are the steps to change of Search Module Database Storage drive?

I want to change Database Storage Drive of Search Module. Anybody knows how can I do this?
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SharePoint BDC Model NULL Structure

I crawl database with FAST Search Server for SharePoint 2010. When incremental crawl is running, it is getting the following error for some records. After the first error, SharePoint takes the same ...
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fast search scope not getting updated

I have two different host name for example http://contosoold and http://contosonew in content source. Now i had created a scope to include results from "hotname=http://contosoold.com/". In the ...
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Architecture and Capacity planning for FAST search farm

We are building our new fast farm and have plans to put up one column of Physical servers for FAST indexing and crawling. We will be crawling around 15 million items including SharePoint sites, ...
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SharePoint 2010 FAST Search not returning results from SharePoint 2007 content source

I have FAST setup on SharePoint 2010. I can index the SP 2010 web application without issues and search results return for this web application. Since we are in the middle of the migration from SP ...
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API compatibility between FAST Search Server and Search Server 2010 Express

I'm looking to feed content into FAST Search Server . However, for development purposes, I would ideally use Search Server 2010 Express which is free to download and use. Before going down that road, ...
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Finding FastSearch server name

I installed FastSearch for SP2010. While configuring it asked me for it's server name and default port, now I don't remember setting the server name while installing because I uninstalled and ...
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How to create a large (multi-line) text column that is indexed by FAST Search Server for SharePoint 2010

I am trying to create a multi-line text column in a document library, to hold raw textual content of OCR'd fax documents so that it can be crawled, indexed, and searched. I have been unable to ...
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Querying FAST Search Server for Sharepoint from Search Webparts

I'm new to SharePoint and FAST. In SharePoint 2007 implementation for our projects we used "Esp-Searchapi" for querying the back-end FAST ESP 5.3. As we are now migrating to SharePoint 2010 and FAST ...
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Fast search crawling issue

In our scenario we are having three lists in which the content in the lists are placed in the FAST through indexing and we need to use FQL to get the content to other sources for publishing (In our ...
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Multiple Propset Guid Mapped to a Category

I'm working in a powershell scrip for F4SP 2010 server that reads lines from a .csv file and creates the mappings between managed properties a crawled properties. I don't have much problem, just a ...
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HTML content from crawled properties in SP Site

I've been working on a step for F4SP 2010, where I had to get the HTML content from the Site crawled of Sharepoint, and get a div into it. My question is not how to do that. I have the main problem ...
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sharepoint fast-search(FQL) querytext for sharepoint people search

I am new in sharepoint 2010 and I want to make a FQL query For People search One other thing in sharepoint search MSSQLFt works fine But in fast-search Some fields are not search.Like Department and ...
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Looking to integrate open source sharepoint connector with SearchBlox

Has anyone modified the open source google connector to work with SearchBlox? If not, how easy would it be to change the connector to index to the SearchBlox REST API. ...
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I would like to CRAWL ONLY SPECIFIC ITEM/DOCUMENT to FAST Search Server 2010? Programatically?

I would like to Crawl particular Item. To the FAST Search Server. I don't wanted to do Incremental/Full Crawl. I can write event Handler when new Item and Check for Specific condition. If the ...
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Regex Query Against FAST Search 2010

I'm looking for a way to do searches with FAST Search Server 2010 based on Regular Expressions. For instance, I'd like to be able to use: ^\d{3}-\d{2}-\d{4}$ And have it return any content ...
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Mssearch.exe crashes when performing full crawl on FAST Search Server

We are having some issues getting a full crawl to complete in our FAST Search evironment. We are attempting to crawl ~24 million records from SQL Server 2008 R2. The crawl process (mssearch.exe) ...
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Fast Search Server For SharePoint 2010 Sorting Turkish Character Problem

I want to sort "DisplayName" column which is type of string. DisplayName column has a managed property which have sortable and queryable property. DisplayName colomn has some Turkish character. I used ...
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WebPart which displays a list with information about pages: What is the best way to search/filter this list

I have a webpart, which displays a list with information (title, creation date) about publishing pages under the current web site. Above this list there should be a search form (filter) to search ...
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How to show results of one-to-many relationship in search results?

We have a one-to-many relationship between a document library (with 150,000 documents) and a custom list storing additional metadata. We're looking to show the additional metadata from all of the ...
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Get all items from custom content type in Fast Search

I want to get all items of a custom content type while using fast search. I want to use keyword search but i also could use fql. Can somebody show me how to do this in code? I'm getting restults for ...
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BCS StreamAccessor method

I've implemented a StreamAccessor method for my BCS indexing connector. My source is an SQL database which has a table that contains records. Some of the records have links to files. My problem is ...
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FAST Search Security Trimming of non Windows External Content Types

We have integrated a back-end web application into SharePoint 2010 using the BCS and the OOTB Web Services connector. The data in the backend system is protected by ACLs and we need these ACLs to be ...