An element for adding accuracy to search results. Refiners are typically categories of result types that a user can select to include or exclude to tailor the search results to their specific goal.

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SP 2013 Content Search webpart change data based on Drop down list selection

In my page there is a content search webpart which displays data for each year. Now I have a drop down list in that same page (lets say inside a Content editor) which shows all years ie 2014,2013,2012 ...
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Search API development with refiner language column

I'm currently working on a search driven App in SharePoint 2013 based on JavaScript and some forms. The mission is to get results from the search refinery in real-time for a specific search term. To ...
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Add display field to people search results

I can't find a clear answer on how to add fields to a people search result. Currently it displays position and department. How do I add additional fields to appear under the person searched?
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How can I preconfigure which refiners appear in a search results refinement web part?

I'm developing a custom search solution for a client with a requirement to automatically deploy some search results pages with refinement panels whenever a new sub site is created. I'm doing this with ...
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SharePoint 2013 authors search refiner

We are currently experiencing an issue where after a user searches for a document the other refiner will have multiple versions of the same persons name. I.e. John S, John Smith, Johnny Smith. Is ...
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Search refiner filters displayed in a popup window

We have too many filter values in the Search refiner, and the requirement is that instead of the user scrolling down so many refiners, they should be able to see them in a pop up window when they ...
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Refinement Token for starts-with or prefix search

I am trying to create a custom refiner based on the path managed property. After selecting it should show items in a directory so I have to use a prefix search with the property path. var refiner = ...
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FileType Refiner with BCS Content Source does't work

I've installed the file connector sample from MS (link). Everything seems ok and the search is working well. But I can't get the FileType refiner working. What I've done yet: Changed the mime type ...
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refiner accuracy index in SP13

Is there a way to define the refiner accuracy index in SharePoint 2013? Is there a way of applying it to the REST service calls? The totalrows and the refiner counts I'm getting on the REST calls ...
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SharePont Search Refiners

I have a search center on sharepoint 2010, it was working fine. I tried to deploy it on another server and now two of the refiners are not working out of 5 Out of the box refiners. I have checked the ...
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How Do I Format A SharePoint 2010 Search Refiner Lookup

In SharePoint 2010 Search, I've added a new managed property that refers to a lookup column. I then added a custom refiner by modifying the Refinement Panel "Filter Category Definition". Basically, I ...
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Missing refiners on the left of my search result page in my custom masterpage

I am using SharePoint 2013. I have installed some design package. And now I am using this new custom masterpage. It is beautifule, but I am missing the refiners area on the left of my search result ...
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It is possible to add two Refinement Web Part in a search page in SharePoint 2010?

When I add two (or more) Refinement Web Part in a search page they always shows the same results also if I set different configurations on each one.. How I can configure them in order to show ...
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Why do I see 12 decimals in my custom refinable integer column on my search page?

I have a SharePoint 2013 portal and are customize the searchpage. I have add some refinables. All the refinables are working fine. Only one refinable is not like how I expected. I have a custom column ...
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Customize Sharepoint 2013 search refiner last modifed date to include additional Years

Customize Sharepoint search refiner last modifed date to include additional Years. As and organization we have a retention policy of 2 Years thus we only want to show content which is modified in last ...
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DatePicker in Sharepoint Search Refiner

I am trying to create a custom refiner that uses a begin and end date to filter my search results. The problem is that i want the users to select those dates using a datepicker. The problem i am ...
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How to apply search refinements (with checkboxes) before doing a search?

I have a page that has a search box web part and I would like to add some search refiners underneath the web part. See the example below: ___________________________________________ [ Search... ...
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Hierarchical Refiner User Profile Property

We have a requirement to be able to have a refiner in People search that refines in an hierarchical way. Let's say we have A custom User Profile Property called "Organisation" bound to a TermSet ...
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Breaking the maximum number of refiners, limited to 20 in SharePoint 2013 search

The SharePoint project I'm currently working on uses a custom search results page. We've customized the display templates, the search results webpart, and the refinement panel. An enhancement to ...
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Custom Refinement For MultiColumn field (SharePoint 2013)

I tried to define new refiner for MultiColumn custom field, in my case the value save and split by the chars "#;" and ";" . Example for saved value: ";#Guid1;;#Value1;#Guid2;;#Value2;#" the Custom ...
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Refiners in SP 2013 for Managed metadata fields, shows the unique GUID!

The question is very simple Documents on this site have managed metadata fields, and I have selected the refiners for this on the search refiner webpart on the search results page. However I see the ...
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Using SharePoint 2013 Geolocation Field as a Search “Distance” Refiner

Does anyone know of any working examples of using the new Geolocation field as a SharePoint 2013 search refiner? We would like to tag items with their location and then enable end-users to filter ...
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Refiners for multi-valued managed properties in SharePoint

Refiners for multi-valued managed properties do not behave like they do for Site Columns when they are created. Values are being refined to "Value one;Value two;Value three" instead of: Value one - ...
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SharePoint 2013 Add Custom Refinement “Sort By” option

In SP 2013 with refiners you have the ability to Sort By Name, Count, Number. Each of my lists have a Title and Order column. I want the items in my refinement panel on the search page to be sorted by ...
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How can I create a multi-valued refiner for a Business Data Catalog external content type?

This question regards a SharePoint 2010 instance using vanilla search. I'm currently using a Business Data Catalog to pull records from a database table with an end-goal of displaying the records in ...
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Wrong counts for refiner values in Sharepoint 2013, Enterprise Search Center

I followed this tutorial to enable counts on sharepoint 2013 on a Enterprise Search Center site ...
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Retrieving Taxonomy Terms by Rest API based on refiners

I don't have any Site Columns, any Catalog Site Collection or Catalog list. I have about 30 Terms and TermSets (in MMS). Now I want to use them as a search based menu. By using Powershell I have ...
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Refinement Panel Category Showing Wrong Value In Header

I have a refinement panel that is supposed to have the "Tags" category renamed as "Subject Keywords". However, when I do that, not only does it not show "Subject Keywords", it actually shows the name ...
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Multivalue Property Refiners rendering as semi-colon separated

I'm having a hard time trying to get SharePoint to correctly display search refiners for Multivalued properties of a BCS model. I'm running SharePoint 2010 (not FAST) crawling content from a custom ...
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It is not possible when using the TaxonomyFilterGenerator to set the title of the refinement category

It is not possible when using the TaxonomyFilterGenerator to set the title of the refinement category to whatever we want to appear in the refinement panel, as it now has to match the term set name. ...
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SharePoint search: show only folders in results

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 ...
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SharePoint Server 2010 Crawled Property - Content “disappears” after full crawl?

I am a developer/administrator trying to learn SharePoint Server 2010 search. I was toying around with managed properties and refiners for the search center, and I stumbled upon this issue. I'll ...
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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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Change search refinement from “equals” to “contains”

Is there any way to change the way refinement query URLs are built so that they use "contains" operation (":") rather than "equals" ("=")? Scenario: a) Document A - tagged with Sector = Retail b) ...
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How do you replace BDC URLs from the “Site” search refiner?

We use the BDC to crawl data and modify the search results to hide the URLs from the Core Search Results web part. However, in the Refinement Panel web part there is a "Site" refiner that shows our ...
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Can the search refiner web part handle localized values?

Using the BCS I am crawling external data and I am using Managed Properties to make sure that data is available in search results. I can use the search refiner web part to refine based on one of my ...
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No results when using Social Tag Refiner

When clicking on a SocialTag refiner in SharePoint Enterprise search, the search can not find any results. The content is clearly there since the refiner is there and I get results in the initial ...
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Refinement WebPart - DetectedLanguage Category

I'm in the process to customize a search results page and I'm using the Refinement WebPart to target some metadata for which the client wants some drill-down. The client is bilingual, and wants to ...
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How to use refiners in search?

I'm using Microsoft Search Server Express 2010 and need to implement search with refiners through the search.asmx web service. Currently I'm trying to execute following query: <QueryPacket ...
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Search Refinements: Some dropdowns displaying number instead of text

I have a large document library that has a bunch of dropdown fields that I'm using as refinements. The refinements should come back as: ANIMALS Cat Dog Mouse But what I'm seeing is that it's ...
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Refining search results on multi-word names

I have a basic people search landing page setup with the standard webparts for searching: PeopleSearchBoxEx, PeopleCoreResultsWebpart, etc. On the page I make use of the RefineSearchResults web ...