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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'Search on Yammer' link in search center refiners

I have a heavily branded site I'm working on and can't find where the "Search on Yammer" link is being populated from. It appears within the search refiner/filter web part in the left column but none ...
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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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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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Make list item title refinable

I have a set of project sites in Sharepoint 2013 on premises, each of which contains a list of content type Project details. This content type contains columns for Project Name, Project Manager and ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Search Refiner button

I'm been looking at our search page and I'm trying to create buttons that will just searches a particular list; For example; a search results page, that has COURSES DOCUMENTS PEOPLE and clicking ...
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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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what are the best ways to make SharePoint search more efficient / Optomize search result?

i am trying to optimize search result in on-premise search web parts. m trying to get more efficient search result. please suggest some best techniques.
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No results after selecting a result refiner in SharePoint 2010

I'm creating a search page using standard web parts in SharePoint 2010: Search Refiner Search Box Search Core Results Search Pager All seems configured well. If I made a search the results show ...
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Refiner does not show all file types

I created a Sharepoint search center with the refiner "file type". All document types related to the keyword are shown in the filter except Visio files (vsdx), but if I edit the search page and ...
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Enterprise Keywords Refiner

I have in a custom content type for documents and the enterprise keywords column as a optional field. Now I want to have a refiner in my search for that. The problem is, that the property mapped to ...
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Search refiner on first letter of the title

Is it possible to create a refiner on the site search based on the first letter of the title of an item? My end goal is to be able to display everything in the search results and filter by the letter ...
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Troubleshot refiner gibberish

I have a managed metadata column in a library, then our admin map it to a crawled property in Central Admin and ran a full crawl. When I add the refinable property to Refiner, I saw the gibberish as ...
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After adding a managed property in Query Text the Refiners disappear in Build your query tab

I have the following query: path:{Site.URL} ContentTypeId:0x0102* clsStartDate>{Today-1} and when I use it in the Query Text of Content Search Web Part, the Refiners in the refiners tab disappear. ...
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Using a termset as Refiner without Search Result Web part

I am working on a SharePoint on-premise environment, and following is the scenrio I want to achieve; I want to add a refinement web part to a page (without Search Result Web Part) which contains one ...
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Refiners based on managed properties

I had a situation before where I could link meta data / site columns with managed properties to use is as a refiner in my search center. I created the search center subsite under the root site ...
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Include document sets in search results

I am using the following query in my search center to only display documents (Word, Powerpoint, etc.): IsDocument:1 The desired result set is all documents (like above) and all document sets ...
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Is it 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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Managed properties not available SharePoint on prem refiners

I have added following Managed Properties and mapped to it's crawled properties. Any idea why they dont show up in the refiner? I have refinable, sort, searchable all set to true. Region - Text ...
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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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External content source as a ContentType refiner

In SharePoint 2013, when crawling an external database, how can you include the crawled items as a content type in the ContentType refiner?
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How to fix errors in Sharepoint search (no refiners found)

SharePoint version: 2013 (not office 365 ) I have a SharePoint site that I built about a month ago. I am the administrator of the site. The sites function is to track changes to remote sites in our ...
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Sharepoint decimal refiners not displaying in webpart

I am currently working on a SharePoint 2013 site and I am trying to create a refiner. I know all the process to it and I followed the official blog on how to do it. I did wait for crawling etc and it ...
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Use Office 365 Result Source as a refiner in 2013 Search

Related question but does not address my specific case: How to use result sources in sharepoint 2013 search as a refiner I have a similar requirement, needing to use a result source as a refiner, but ...
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How to use result sources in sharepoint 2013 search as a refiner?

I am configuring the Sharepoint 2013 search and want to have the scopes in the search page, but as we all know, scopes are a deprecated feature in Sharepoint 2013. So my question is can we use result ...
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People vertical and refiners

I am working on search result and for that I need to add some refiners in “Refiner Web Part”. I have already added some refiners in “Everything” vertical, now I need to add same refiner in “People” ...
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Using KQL in the updateRefinersJSON method

After weeks of searching I have been unable to find any documentation as to how to pass KQL values through the updateRefinersJSON method. I know there is a Boolean flag for KQL but nothing specifies ...
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How to search for keywords, author and dates

I have a pretty long request from legal to find all the documents within the SP 2010 farm (all sites including mysite) that has any of the given keywords (there are about 25 keywords, i.e. motorola, ...
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Inconsistent results with multiple refiners

I'm seeing some weird stuff going on with refining search results in SharePoint Online. I've got a search results webpart set-up which returns items of a specific content type. Alongside it is a ...
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Search refiner to see if date is between two managed properties

I have two separate columns in a SharePoint 2013 enterprise environment. One that is a start date and one that is an end date. I am attempting to build a refiner where the user can input a range and ...
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Renaming the default content source from “Local SharePoint sites”

I need to rename the default content source in Search to something other than "Local SharePoint sites". I've noticed however that the name of it cannot be edited. The only other way I can think to do ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...