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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Newsfeed Posts show up in Search Center as “System Account”

I have the following issue with SharePoint 2013 and our Search Center / Newsfeed: When posting something in our MySite's Newsfeed it shows up within our Search Center's results. However the author ...
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Simple way for user to refine and search for documents within site

I am in the midst of organizing the documents stored on my company's SharePoint site. All I want is a way for the user to search for data by narrowing their search down to spedific fields. For example ...
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SharePoint Online: How to configure search to enable refiners on a lookup column

I have a list of location names at the root of a site collection. I have a site column at the site collection level that is a lookup to the locations list. In sub sites I use the site column in ...
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Display synonyms on custom refiner display template

I have a term set which is built dynamically from an external data source that has 1 synonym per term. I'd like to display that synonym on the refinement panel on my custom search refiner. Any ...
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Search date refiner with future dates

The OOTB search refiners for dates all seem to assume that there are only dates from the past up to today. If I have a RefinableDate with future dates they all get piled up on an interval labeled ...
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Managed Properties not available as Refiners on Content Search web part (SharePoint Online)

I have managed metadata site columns where I’ve mapped the ows_ crawled property from a library to ‘RefinableString’s in the search schema. The ‘refinable’ box is ticked and I did this a few days ago ...
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Refine Search Results for Search Query

I am using SharePoint rest search API. I am asking it to return me a specific set of results. It currently searches against a field called myfield. myfield is a multiple choice field. I am ...
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How to display refiners in a dropdown menu in SharePoint 2010?

I am site admin for a SharePoint 2010 site. I have a Search Core Results (Sortable) web part paired with a People Refinement Panel web part. Instead of displaying these web parts next to each other, I ...
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Search refinement “No values found” Sharepoint Online

I have multiple custom fields that I have mapped to the RefineableString fields. All of them are set to a "Multi-value Refinement Item". In the Sample Values I get "No values found". Refinement is ...
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Custom date range refiner for CSWP

We have a series of live (upcoming) events which get recorded and then become videos of the past events. Users want to see them both in the a CSWP. We thought we would use the Refinement panel to ...
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Multiple Refinement Tokens to a single refiner using KeywordQuery in SharePoint 2013

I want to pass multiple refinement tokens to a single refiner of the KeywordQuery in Sharepoint 2013 like below. keywordQuery.Refiners = "FileType" ...
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Sharepoint Online 2013 Global Managed Property (refiner)

In my scenario i have programmatically created site collections by csom. Everything works fine right now. My problem is i want to manage search schema from one root site. I have customized search ...
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Querystring parameter in content search webpart ignored when using refiners

I've put a content search webpart on a page together with some refiners. The items in the content search webpart are filtered by a query string parameter (name: tag) ...
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Refiner value is not populated in Refiners tab of Search Results Web Part

I have created a site column called "mySiteCol1" and performed search such that this column must be populated in the Refiners tab on Search Results Web Part and I can filter the search results.But the ...
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Adding javascript after click event of the refiners (display template question)

I want to execute my javascript code postrender of my refiners. I have done that by using this: ctx.OnPostRender = []; ctx.OnPostRender.push(ctx, function () { mycode(); }); This ...
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Refinements on a string field

Can I split the value in a string field for the refinements? For example If I have values on a string field that looks like: "ABC,DEF" when I apply the refinements to that field I obtain "ABC,DEF" as ...
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set value for search Refiner by default

I've got a search page with a refiner widget that displays a custom refiner called 'CompanyName', which is defined as 'RefinableString12' I need to be able to set the value of that refiner based on ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Search files into File Share (content source) with filtering by folders

I crawled content that is on stored on file server (File Share - content source in SharePoint Server) and i get the results in SharePoint search. Everything is fine but i need to have some kind of ...
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O365 search managed property mapping issue

I have an issue with mapping managed property to existing crawled property. I am pretty confident in search configuration but this just seems not to work on O365 (working on-prem). I want to create a ...
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Refinement configuration for Refiners (In Configuration for section, No values found )

I have couple of managed metadata columns in my list. I run full crawl and now i can see respective managed and crawled properties of these managed metadata columns. I have edit the managed property ...
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Pre-selected Refiners

I have a Search Center set up with a number of refiners. One of the refiners for the items returned identifies whether a document is considered archived or not. It is required that a user can search ...
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Sharepoint refiners above search results

How do I get refiners to be above the search results and say: Everything, Custom 1, Custom 2?
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Multi-value User columns vs Native Refinement

Following Scenario: SiteColumn called "MultiUser" with type User, allowing multiple values. MultiUser added to a Library Multiple users added per item e.g.: [Title] [MultiUser] Item1 Mike; ...
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How to match a column and its crawled property?

We are using SharePoint 2013 on-premise. I have a managed metadata column Wiki Categories. After reset index and full crawl, I found several fields have the name wiki. I marked them as refinable and ...
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Refinement Webpart Wont Work

I have a refinement webpart that I am populating refiners from a refineablestring. When i preview the refiners it populates that are with refiners, but when i apply it to the webpart i get an error ...
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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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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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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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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 ...