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SharePoint 2013 - Prevent Site Pages or Publishig Pages from showing in Search Results

With SharePoint 2013, is there a way to tell SharePoint that I have specific site pages or specific publishing pages that I do not want to show on search result pages? Where would the settings for ...
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Automate way to have links of all documents copied into one library page?

Newbie here with newbie question. I have been tasked with making a departmental SharePoint site more usable. The complaint is nothing can be found. All the content is heavily sub-foldered as ...
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Content Search Webpart - Return Sites - Customer Template

What property filter should I use in the content search webpart to return sites created using my customer site template? Here is what I use now which returns all subsites under current site: ...
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Number of results returned in a content search

I am using a Content Search web part (not Search Results web part). Is there any way to show the total number of results returned from each search? Right now I'm returning 8 items per page, but ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search “failed to acquire worker. Sandbox worker pool is closed”

While attempting a new full crawl of a content source in SharePoint 2013 Search Administration, the Crawl Log URL View states the following: The object was not found. ( Error parsing document ...
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Managed Property Mapping in display template giving blank values for custom properties

I have specific problem. In search result I want to display certain information from a column called Metadata. So I did this: Is column mapped in Search Schema? MetadataOWSTEXT - Check Performed ...
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dedicated search farm vs. a search as part of a normal SP2013 collaboration farm

Our company is trying to implement the Sharepoint search Architecture for all of the company's Intranet Search. it’s really important to research the pros and cons of a dedicated search farm vs. a ...
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How to refine search using existing Site Collection columns

I want to refine the search based on existing site collection columns. How i do that: Any suggestion or good article on this topic. As i am pretty new to search? My requirement is that, my client is ...
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SharePoint 2013: Custom result source not showing up in the webservice method GetPortalSearchInfo result

I have created my own result source which should be used during the search at some point (via webservice and using the method Query). Settings I used when creating this result source are: - Protocol ...
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How to enable list search with powershell

Have a 2013 Farm and I am curious if there is a way to turn on Search This List for a List or Library from PowerShell
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SharePoint 2013 - Search Service Application Problem

We had search working on our server farm before, but then it crashed and one of the admins deleted the existing Search Service Application and created a new one. After it was successfully created we ...
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Result source query difference between SPSiteUrl and Site

Working with with result sources and sometimes I see the query like this: {searchTerms?} (contentclass:sts_listitem OR IsDocument:True) **SPSiteUrl**:https://example {?owstaxidLSTopic:{Tag}} And ...
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URL in search is wrong

in my search results, the URLS are incorrect. See below. The first link is what the results show, the second link is the real working link. Ideas? SP 2013 ...
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Quick-launch in peoplesearchresult page

Can i make the quick launch available on peoplesearchresult page? on the search site collection?
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How to find all documents tagged with same metadata as parent page?

Short description of my goal: I want to use metadata of a wiki page to find documents with the same metadata. The results should be displayed in a Search Results web part on the wiki page. My ...
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Editting a WebPart that is fixed to a PageLayout

I hope this is fairly simple. I have a refiner and Search Results WebPart that are fixed onto a Page Layout, when I go into edit page I would like to be able to edit the webpart as well. Is there ...
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Site search on emails will not show attachment and email in the same results

Here is an example: An email in the document library is titled "hoodypdf" and has an attachment named "hoodypdf.pdf". If I search for Hoody I get 1 result, the attachment is returned but not the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Rest API Search

I am using SharePoint 2013 Rest API Search. I created a new site column in SharePoint, put some data in it and i ran a full crawl and i saw that SharePoint has automatically created a managed metadata ...
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Hide List Search option

In SharePoint 2007, we have an OOB team site with a Search box in the top right. This search is targeted at 'This Site:' by default. Until you go into a list where it defaults to 'This List:'. The ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Relevant Conversions in HashTagProfile don't show up if Hashtag is used in mysite

If somebody uses a Social Tag in a posting on a community site, this entry also shows up in the relevant conversations of the corresponding HashTagProfile.aspx. However if the posting is made on the ...
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SharePoint 2013 search result taxonomyfieldvalue

Unfortunately a SharePoint 2013 search result returns something which is not compatible with a TaxonomyFieldValue constructor. If you pass a search result to a TaxonomyFieldValue ctor you will get ...
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Error ‘Not able to connect to search service to retrieve valid settings’ when launching Query Builder in Central Administration

hi i am having sp2013 foundation version i am trying to make result source but when i am clicking on lunch query builder then i am getting following error Error ‘Not able to connect to search ...
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Delete list column for search results (Sharepoint online)

I do not want to include the column "Created by" searches within a list, for this, I've tried the following: Within Sharepoint Administration Center, Manage search scheme, managed properties, find ...
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SP13: Searching within a Library from the Home Page

I am working on a task that is very cumbersome. I have a document library that’s full of different types of documents. Within the document I using the following metadata columns: Title, ...
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SP2013 Search (REST API) Items are indexed but not found

We have a setup with a SP2010 farm and a SP2013 search Server. The search server is set up to crawl the SP2010 farm. Now I want to use the REST API to query the search server for certain pages (news), ...
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SP13: Custom List Searching

I created a custom list. Within the custom list I can search on every column except the following: People and Groups and Date and Time. I have checked the Search Settings for the custom list and ...
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User Profile Picture not synchronized in SharePoint 2007

We currently have SharePoint 2007 sites synchronized with AD in our intranet. Each Staff or user's images are stored in a network Drive using their full name . For example ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search: Searching files “Modified by Me”

I have a search view that shows all files modified in the last 15 days. What I want is a personalized view of this, I can partially achieve this by adding "ModifiedBy:{User.Name}" in the search query ...
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Database Settings for Search Service Application

I want to avoid hiccups in my SharePoint setup, so I will like to ask what database should I specify for Search Service Application. Should I use the same database specified for my SharePoint Farm ...
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Sharepoint Online 2013 - Getting Item “View Properties” URL

First post here, have been stumped by this particular problem, spent almost a whole day on it to no avail so far. Essentially what i'm trying to achieve is a quick link from a search results web part ...
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How to preview jpg images in Sharepoint 2013 search results

I created a brand new site collection and uploaded a jpg file in the document library did a full crawl and when i searched for the jpg file. I could see it in the search results but i am not able to ...
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In search results, Summary sometimes shows the top of file, not the text I searched for

I'm searching lots of html files, it's a web site that's not imported into Sharepoint. Search is returning the correct files, but about half the time the Summary contains the text at the top of the ...
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SharePoint 2007 crawler is not stopping

I recently tried to start a full crawl after my colleague mentioned that some of the files are not visible in the search. Normally the crawler start full crawl every week. so i manually tried to ...
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Deleting Search Nav node in powershell CSOM

I have created a script that adds my search nav to my search site but it is still left with what was already there as out of the box. I am having trouble with finding how I can delete the nodes I ...
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Creating customized search results in SharePoint 2013 with Dispaly Template

I am trying to customize search result through display template. my template has two block for Rendering. how to customize search result such as following image: my HTML code for implement is: ...
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Is there any way to show Post Security Timming results without having display “gaps”?

We have implemented post security trimming on a SharePoint 2013 search site and it works fine, except for the very odd display - if I do a Search without trimming on, it will show 10 results per page ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Search Event Viewer log messages are not English?

The Event Viewer log messages are in Chinese (or occasionally Thai on other servers). The server default is English, and all other log entries are English. Applications and services ...
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search query in api get title for subsites

How should my search query look like I want to to search in the var query = $("#searchBox").val(); url: appweburl +"/_api/web/webs/search/query?querytext='" + query + "'", UPDATE My queryUrl gets ...
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How do I style the Search Results page?

When I type something into our search box I get redirected to _layouts/15/osssearchresults.aspx. How do I brand this page? Can I apply our master page and page layouts to it?
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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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Searching between two separate lists for matches

I have two SharePoint Lists each with a column called Unique Key, what I need to do is search list B for matches in List A. List B is the larger of the two and each List contains only unique entries ...
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search service application creation fails

Fail to create the SharePoint search application service: the error is : Errors occurred when configuring the application of search service. System.Data.SqlClient.SqlException (0x80131904): The ...
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Why is the Search Crawler visiting spending so much time on apparently empty sites?

I am currently capturing usage data for the site collections in my organisations MOSS 2007 deployment and I have noticed some oddities in the search crawlers behavior. Part of the data being captured ...
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Search query to find all tasks assigned to current user

I have a custom web part which runs a KeywordQuery to find all tasks across all site collections assigned to the current user. The query itself looks like this: "ContentClass:'STS_ListItem_Tasks' ...
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Unable to replace the default search icon using CSS in Sharepoint 2013

I tried to replace the default search icon in the search box by using the following code .ms-InlineSearch-DivBaseline .ms-InlineSearch-Outline-Baseline .ms-inlineSearch-searchImgSpanBase > img{ ...
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Change default search box text

How can I change the default text in the site search box? I know how to do this with a search box web part but am having trouble changing the site search box. I tried changing the two control ...
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How to create custom search with sub site1 and its sub sites in SP2013?

we need a create a custom search having the requirement like to create a custom search at subsite1 and its subsites only,i dont want to include sitecollection1 search results in subsite1. can any ...
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SharePoint 2010 keywordQuery

I am using the keyworkQuery class to fetch some items from a Sharepoint 2010 list. I need to fetch also the Attachments for each item how can I do?. I tried: KeywordQuery kw = new ...
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Create custom search in SharePoint 2013 with OOTB features

Can any one please tell me the steps to create a custom search in sharepoint 2013 using OOTB features? I also want to know few more things. How to search only documents? How to search only lists? ...
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Create a Helpdesk Knowledge Base in SharePoint 2013

I have a requirement to implement a knowledge base for help desk in SharePoint 2013. The help-desk will use this SharePoint app to search quickly and provide the user with a resolution themselves with ...