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

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Querying SharePoint 2010 Search — FAST

I have constructed a simple web application following the MSDN walk-through as a guide: Here is the Code Behind: Protected Sub btnQuery_Click(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As EventArgs) Handles ...
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FAST Search Crawl DB sizing

Do we follow the standard (5% of content IIRC) sizing metrics for Crawl DBs when using FAST as our search server, within our Content SSA; or are there separate metrics for FAST (ie. is the crawl ...
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How do I customize the FAST People Search results?

I would like to add the user's pager number (which we display the extension) to display in the FAST people search results. Any help would be appreciated! Update I modified the FetchProperties on ...
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Database requirement for fast for sharepoint 2010?

We would like to install Fast for Sharepoint 2010 in our medium scall Sharepoint 2010 Farm and would like to know how many databases are required and what about the other Database requirements? I ...
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Anyone successfully inherited from CoreResultsWebpart with FAST Search as the provider?

I created a dummy webpart which inherits the CoreResultsWebpart. If I add the built-in SharePoint Search SSA to the default application proxy group, this webpart renders results just like the normal ...
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Fast Search for SharePoint disk space

I have setup Fast Search for SharePoint 2010 as a stand alone server and I have ran the full crawl of my sharepoint sites. I don't see any index files on my fast server. Is all the indexed content ...
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Fast Search Installation for SharePoint 2010 farm

I would just like to know if I want to install Fast Search for SharePoint 2010 on a separate server then the SharePoint Farm servers. Do I need to install SharePoint 2010 on the Fast Server itself? Is ...
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How do I integrate FAST Search with MOSS 2007?

We have two servers: Server1: MOSS 2007 content with ESP web parts Server2: SP 2010 acting as query server We need to crawl the Server1 content from Server2, and installed ESP web parts on Server1 ...
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How to Configure FAST Search in Sharepoint 2010

Friends, Can anyone please refer me to some links or step-by-step guide on HOW TO CONFIGURE FAST SEARCH for Sharepoint 2010. After configuring it what settings need to be made in Central Admin to ...
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People Results and Thumbnail previews not working in Fast Search Server for SharePoint 2010

My site uses SSL. I am getting the following error in the Application log: An operation failed because the following certificate has validation errors: Subject Name: CN=www.mycompany.net, ...
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SharePoint 2010 FAST Search Server, Single or Multi?

I was looking for some benchmarks on the search capabilities of FAST Search Server to try and determine whether or not we need a single or multi-server environment for FAST Search Server. Do any ...
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Can you use spmetal entities for FAST search?

Is there a good site for FAST search information, complete with sample code?
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Sharepoint 2010: Is FAST Search a separate install from Server and Foundation?

IS Sharepoint Search installed by default? If so, how do I know if it is installed?
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How does FAST ESP work in SharePoint 2010?

When we install FAST ESP, does it replace SharePoint 2010's search engine feature? If not then how exactly does it work with SP 2010 search engine?
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Sharepoint 2010: Full text plus faceted search over an External Content List using Search Services (or possibly FAST)

I have an External List over a products table in our database. I want to be able to build a search form over it via a full text search; in addition to being able to filter down on properties on my ...
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Managed MetaData Columns in FASTSearch

I have a FAST Search site collection and, in results.aspx, I'm trying to configure the 'Refinement Panel' web part so it displays my custom taxonomy which I've created in Managed MetaData service. If ...
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What is the best practice to implement search to index XML files?

In our SharePoint solution we need a service which can search and index XML files. At this moment we are using FAST, but are there other tools / applications / solutions which are free and easy to ...
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Configuring FAST 2010 Beta for SharePoint

I've followed all the instructions and it seems to crawl OK etc but in my fast search center when i do a search I get the following error in the core search results Web Part: Unable to display this ...