File server is a non-SharePoint server containing large amount of files. A file server can be crawled by SharePoint Search Service Application.

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CEWP - Adding links to a File on File Share. But link wont open

I have a Wiki Page where I have a Content Editor Web Part. I have added a link to a file share. When I hover over the hyperlinked text I can see it's pointing to the correct location and file. But ...
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Does documents on file server require a search-center to be visible on searching?

I've made a few tests during the day and didn't find any other with the same problem, nor an explaination if the statement above is true. But my tests show that this is the case. All 6 search ...
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Crawl and index fileserver and add metadata to index based on location on fileserver?

I have a fileserver, containing 500'000 documents which should be crawled. Upon search, the result page displays the title, part of document content and the fileserver path. So far so god. But I want ...
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open file from file server after finding it in search results

I have set a crawl on some file shares on my file server. This works perfectly and even crawls the content of the files. When I search a specific file the search return my answer perfectly. However ...
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SharePoint 2010 Links List for File Shares

I have a standard SharePoint Links List with entries for each of our file servers as file:////filesharename which opens the file share with no problems. The problem I am seeing with this ...
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mime types and sharePoint sites. f4v files windows can not open this file?

I have about 20 f4v files. As a test I copied them to a folder, pointed a new iis site to them, add a video mime type and I am able to play them from web browser url. I'm trying to do the same from ...
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Hyperlinks pointing to files stopped working [closed]

I have one user who started having this problem this morning. We have a few pages in our SharePoint install which link to files on our file server (a separate machine) meaning the links will point to ...