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How to expand assistant property name in SharePoint 2013 REST search query?

In my SP2013, I have a out of the box property Assistant which is a people picker. I want to use REST to download user profiles using search api, but also include the assistant in it. BUT, by default ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Search: “OR” Default Query Mode

It seems that the default behaviour for SharePoint 2013 is to find search result matching EVERY search terms. (Let's say "SHAREPOINT 2013" query will find "SHAREPOINT 2013", " but won't find ...
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System error/ThrowBackwardCompatibleException in FullTextSqlQuery for many hits

We are using SharePoint Search (not FAST) in SharePoint 2010 to execute a FullTextSqlQuery. It works fine, but often (not Always) it gives errors for search strings (FREETEXT(, '')) that gives many ...
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Can I filter a search result by result source directly in the search box? (SP 2013)

I'm looking to create a searchString for a search box that limits the results by a result source I've made. Just like you would filter by a managed property. Eg.: {search center url}?k=Author:w16375. ...
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SP13: Search Results from Document Library

I think I am making this harder than it is, but I cannot seem to wrap my head around the proper steps. I have found a lot of ways to make this happen, but I am still confused. Scenario: So, the ...
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Search Schema - An unknown error nhas occurred

Has anyone encountered this before? I see this post from 6 months ago, but my post to the question was deleted by a mod before I could find out if the OP had resolved his problem. How can I recover ...
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Search (Keyword Query) returning different number of results depending on ordering rule

We have a situation (SharePoint Server 2013 Search) where we have implemented a search results page using the API. We are building a KeywordQuery object and setting the QueryText. We are setting the ...
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Cannot Delete “Search Service Application” [duplicate]

Thanks in advance. I have tried deleting in CA and using PS commands: Remove-SPServiceApplication 77f67e32-488a-489d-a757-86275e35f6eb -RemoveData Stsadm -o deleteconfigurationobject -id ...
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Sharepoint 2013 search not indexing newly added publishing pages

I have a publishing page library containing all of my posts. We are using search driven webparts to pull the search results and display to users. What we are seeing is that after a new page is ...
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Search display template for special column types like Person or Group

I have lists of a special item content type that I list using search. These list contain for instance a column of type Person or Group. In the lists the columns are being displayed as "Name (with ...
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Use Sharepoint for news publishing

Our vendor has set up a Sharepoint installation and created a publishing portal with a pages library. So far, so good, but we have the following questions about this implementation: It seems ...
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Does sharepoint web services use search service application?

This may be a silly question but i'm going to ask it anyways. I'm curious about using web services to find lists or list items when the search service isn't configured or even installed? Will ...
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List Search Returning No Results on Person or Group Column

A bit befuddled here, hoping someone has encountered this before... My SharePoint 2013 custom list is not returning any results when searching it for a name in a Person or Group (single selection) ...
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How to exclude Local SharePoint Site results from Enterprise Search Center?

We're currently using our Enterprise Search Center to search several file shares. We'd like to be able to add the capability for users to search their site collections for any files that are on that ...
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Set-SPEnterpriseSearchTopology : Topology activation failed during attemt to fix degraded index

Im trying to fix a degraded index, using the script from this post. How do I fix a degraded SharePoint 2013 index partition when there is only one of them? But the last line ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Search results web part - how to display page title instead of page filename

I'm trying to set up landing pages with a dynamic page list based off tags, I've gotten it to work correctly - how ever I can not for the life of me get the results to display with their correct page ...
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Opening documents redirecting to search after changing DNS

Open documents is not working correctly any more after changing the DNS settings and configure the alternate access settings. All documents (from before this change) in my library are (suddenly) ...
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Content Search Web Part news slider

I want to display news list as image slider on my SharePoint 2013 site. I have used content search web part, Its showing news list title but not showing images and also news slider height and width ...
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Document Library Not Returning Correct Search Results

Created a document library, but the search bar isn't returning the correct results. It returns some of the items, but also includes other items that have nothing to do with what was put into the ...
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SharePoint masterpage footer always showing in Search Results preview

I have a footer in my masterpage. It contains some CQWP and some static links that is present all throughout my site. The weird thing is, whenever I search, the footer data is always shown in the ...
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User with same permission not getting similar search result as other user in sharepoint 2007

I am having an issue where a user is not getting exactly the same search result as other users in the team. The user joined the team recently and I granted permission through adding her into a ...
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Display template with managed property based on column of type Hyperlink or Picture

I have added a column with content of type "Hyperlink or Picture" to some of our lists of a particular content type (SharePoint 2013 on premises). In the lists the data is being displayed pretty as a ...
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Why does starting timer service sometimes start search service?

In my SP2010 environment app server, I have a scheduled task that restarts timer and search service using a batch file. net stop SPTimerV4 >> %logfilename_sp_fix% 2>&1 if ERRORLEVEL 0 ( ...
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Search service databases - How to get “database is too old and upgrade is required”

In one SP server at a customer site we have the following scenario: Customer upgraded from 2010 to 2013 sometime back but I don't have much details of this upgrade. How can I simulate the same ...
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Cannot delete “Search Service Application” - Event ID: 3355

I'm unable to remove the "Search Service Application" and I'm open to any ideas. This is what I've tried so far (Unsuccessfully): Delete via Central Admin Delete via PowerShell ...
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People results - The content processing pipeline failed to process the item. ( Index was out of range

We have a SharePoint 2013 (enterprise) SharePoint farm. I had issues resetting the index and it timed out and I followed this article http://www.thetugboatcomplex.com/?p=1102 and was able to ...
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SharePoint Online Document only shows up with certain keywords

I have a completely vanilla search running on my documents but i'm having an issue with it searching. for example say the document is called: Apple Orange Pear.doc If I search for Apple Orange the ...
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Date issues with search

In SP 2013 on prem, I am using content search web part to show customized article pages. The articles are shown in the display template if the article start date is greater than or equal to today. ...
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Images instead of links in search navigation

I am using SharePoint 2013 and I want to show images or icons instead of the default links in the Search Navigation. Any tutorials or ideas how to do that?
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Search processes consuming a lot of memory

I am currently monitoring the memory usage of a newly installed Sharepoint Server. Since the server is new it only has 5 active users and 2 libraries with 5 documents. The server has only Sharepoint ...
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Search Service Application not getting created

I am trying to apply a content query web part & search web part in my site via SharePoint Designer 2013. It shows some technical error. I have now realized that the search service application ...
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Search Crawler can't connect on multi-authentication default zone

We have the irritating problem that MANY people have with SharePoint 2013 search: search crawler can't connect to content sources because of SAML (in our case, PING) authentication and Windows ...
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External users in SharePoint 2013 people search

Hello SharePoint people. There is a branch in the company (Domain A + SP 2013) which has its own domain (Domain B + SP 2010). There is no trust set up between the domains and they are not on the ...
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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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Purge indexed search results for a deleted site

We are trying to create a newer site A, and copy all documents from an older site B to site A. Then delete the entire site B. We would like to make sure that all previously indexed search results ...
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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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Search display template

In a previous Sharepoint set-up a created a sub site /search and copied my custom display template in the folder: /_catalogs/masterpage/Display%20Templates/Search The folder contains HTML and ...
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SharePoint 2013 search results should exclude sites home/landing pages, except for one

I need my search results to exclude all Home/landing pages from search since these are displayed in the global navigation. However, I have one site that isn't in the global navigation and I would ...
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Sharepoint 2013 search Correlation ID error

I am working in Sharepoint 2013 Online. The search functionality is not working in my site. Whenever I search for any item I get the following error: Sorry, something went wrong. Invalid request. ...
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Document search hits when searching on containing site, using FullTextSqlQuery

Im using FullTextSqlQuery to search sites on SP 2010 Farm Solution, document and their content. In each of my sites there are a number of documents, pretty standard setup. I search on DispForm.aspx( ...
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sharepoint search api timezone issue

Sharepoint search api seems to use a different timezone I created 5 new articles with today's date, but they are not appearing in the api search query. I have a search query rule which picks up ...
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Block list from Farm/Site Search but still allow Search against list

Due to security reasons I had to disable search for certain libraries and lists from appearing in the site/farm level search box (done in advanced settings). However for admin purposes search is ...
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SharePoint search problem with Complete matching

A client of ours required that Complete Matching is turned on for managed properties on which we refine (actually terms from Managed Metadata). In our case let's say there is a "Content" refiner ...
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Force PDFs to Open in the Client from SP2013 Search

We have a large document library with many PDFs. We are using search to find documents due to its ability to scale. When regular users search and they click the link to the PDF document from the ...
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SharePoint Search Results display document titles instead of document names

I am working in Sharepoint 2013 and I have created a Search page. but when i search for a document i only gets the document title in results instead of document name. Please find the screenshot of the ...
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Hide the Open / Edit Action in Search Hover Pane

I know how to hide actions like Follow, View Library in the Hover Pane as they can be called by name e.g ctx.CurrentItem.csr_ShowFollowLink = false; ctx.CurrentItem.csr_ShowViewLibrary = ...
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Search shows strange result count

I am using SharePoint 2013, the site is an Enterprise search site. When I was searching, e.g. typing general in search box it shows 2 pages and 3198 results. Then I click next page, it show 3 pages ...
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Display Multi Line Text Field in Search result hover with Formatitions

I have a multiline textfield with format options, and I like to display this with my custom search result display template with the formatitions. Is this possible? I tried it this way, but no HTML ...
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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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Sharepoint 2013 Search require authentication

Authentication is requested after redirection to the osssearchresults.aspx page. It seems that some search targets are not shared to the anonymous users. Please help me to avoid authentication ...