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why “pick property ” in advanced search does not work properly

I have serveral pages in Page library, one of them has its properties as bellow: title: pagecontent1 createdBy: system account (login name: mylen123) I first tried searching with "The exact ...
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Search Document Properties but not contents

Is it possible to build a "full text" KQL search query in SharePoint 2013 (without targeting managed properties) that will not query the contents of the document itself. i.e. we only want to return ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Search crawling extra data

The BDC content source I made was crawling "extra"/"garbage"/"unnecessary" data. The external database view only shows 6 items but the search results show 7 items. Crawl log for the content source ...
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Search Service App deleted, How to remove databases and stop services

I'm working on SharePoint 2013, configuring the Search Service. I created a Search Service Application through Powershell with some wrong setting and I tried to delete everything to start over again: ...
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How does the Crawl Component propagate the Index to the Query component

I'm investigating how SharePoint Server 2010 search works, especially which technique is used to propagate the index (generated by the crawler) to the query server. In SP2007 the index was stored ...
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Search document from document library on basis of current login user

i want to implement search on a document library.if current login user is from "creator" group he will see only those document in search which was created by him /her only. if from other group will ...
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Advance Search Webpart in Sharepoint 2013

Advance search webpart not visible in SharePoint2013. Any one suggest what to do ?
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2013 search - select columns from a specific table in site collections

Looking at all the new search capability in 2013 I'm thinking this should be do-able.. where as in 2010 we put it in the "too hard basket" Basically we plan to build some site collections (project ...
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Not all Site Columns get Craweld properly

According to this link all site columns should become Managed Properties. I am currently experiencing a problem with my search service application. When I go to "Managed Properties" under the search ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Search stop working

At Search it show me a 100 000 results, but when I try to search in site it's not showing any results. I change only alternative address. How Could I find out why it not showing any results?
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Search for people by department?

I am trying to figure out how to setup a user-friendly search for people by department. Preferably, this module should populate automatically from AD (I have user sync enabled already) but I have run ...
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Sharepoint search - word document page level

In sharepoint search, can we set the searching permission for MS office documents (docx, pptx) into page level. I mean if we have a word document with 10 pages. can we set the page number 5 only ...
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Need some help producing a search box which will ONLY search a specific list

I work at a university and manage student placements. We only have access to the 2010 version of SharePoint. All I want to do is have a list of placement providers and the locations and then have a ...
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Display name in place of title in search result

I would like to know if there is a way to display the "Name" of the document in place of the title in the search result panel? I am using Search Core Results Web Part. I saw a post to modify xslt in ...
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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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Full Crawl and Continous crawl

We have SharePoint 2013 environment and search is set as continuous crawl. We are planning to map crawled properties to managed properties and need to do a full crawl: Do you need to switch the crawl ...
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Global search and page search, stop search item showing in global when in page

I have a global search and a page search for a site in my site collection. When I search with page search the item I search also appears in the global search box when on the search results page Is ...
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Search - get tasks where Start date equals to Due date

Is it possible to build a search query, where I could fetch all tasks where start date equals to due date? Something like: TaskDueDateOWSDATE=TaskStartDateOWSDATE assuming I mapped start date to ...
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Scoped Search Alerts

I have a client who is trying to use Search Alerts that are scoped to a specific content source. The Search Results web part they are using is already scoped to this source, but it seems that when a ...
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Origin of crawled properties in sharepoint 2013

Our search service crawls several web applications (both SharePoint and external sites). Thus, our Search Schema lists a lot of crawled (and managed) properties. Is it possible to find whether a ...
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Activity Feed Content Search Query

I would like to show all status updates/activities for users on the "intranet" homepage. I have tried the following: Tried using the site feed but it only shows activity from the site Downloaded ...
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Hide the search field on a page without code

Can I somehow hide the search field on a page(that searches in the whole site) without writing code? I already have a search field from my document library and that's enough.
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Find Number Of Items In Search Index Using Powershell

How can I find out how many items are in my search indexes using Powershell in SharePoint 2010?
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managed property boost using powershell

I have created a managed property name dealertype in sharepoint. the property have only two values 'contractor' and 'distributor' and I want that result which have these values should be at the top. ...
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Conditional formatting in display template in sharepoint 2013

I have a Content Search Web Part (CSWP) that lists two different content-types from a different application. I would really like to be able to make the CSWP show content-type A in green and ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search File Shares

I have a search service application that has 2 content sources - one for the SharePoint Sites and one for File Shares. When I perform a search from the Search Center the results can show documents ...
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Using a Search Result Source to limit to current site

In the public school district I work in, we use SharePoint 2013. We have a site collection (originally 2007, upgraded recently to 2013) with 1400+ subsites, each corresponding to a specific teacher ...
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Search result preview returns title and url, is there a way to only show custom site columns in the result?

I've got a list with one item (site columns: title, license). Is there a way to retrieve only what's inside license based on the query text? (content search web part) I've tried to use {|License(from ...
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after backup restores sql server error can't create folder, and can't search into list / library from ribbon

after having created a portal on a development platform, I made a backup Sql server then restores the production platform with sql server. Two problems : Problem 1: In libraries error "An ...
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How do I include results in search from external source

I have searched the web and it seems that to include external content you need a federated search connector. However, all the samples assume that the external service either supports OpenSearch or is ...
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Content search web part - lookup field - SharePoint 2013

I'm trying to get display lookup fields in my cswp. I know that Microsoft doesn't support this out of the box. But is there a way without having to create a single list without lookup fields? I've ...
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configuring site collection search - sharepoint 2013

Im taking over a web farm and unfortunately the search application(Global Search Center URL) was configured as if there was only going to be one web application.What was done is the url ...
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Different permissions for different items in ONE list

Let me start by explaining my scenario. I have a list of items (about 40 000) that I added to a SharePoint Online list by means of a Provider-Hosted App. The data comes from an external atom feed that ...
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Returning custom columns when using search API sourceid

I am attempting to search a specific custom content type using SharePoint Online's REST Search API. Here is the URL Request. _api/search/query?sourceid='d0aa2c2e%2D7709%2D46f1%2D835a%2D244f483e4b0e' ...
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Default list search, columns scope

Is it possible in SP13 to set the search fields (columns) for the default SharePoint list search (in the view list page). I would like to search only in a few columns (avoid Authors etc.).
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Why do I still see some users in the “Mysite” “My Organisation Chart”, but I removed them from UPS

I am using sp2010. We have some users which are not working anymore at this company. We are running this procedure: 1) Disable user in AD 2) Lock mysite site collection of the user 3) Go to User ...
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Managed property is not being set, coming from a User Profile custom property

I have a custom user profile property that is mapped to 2 different managed properties. For some reason, it is only appearing in 1 one of the managed properties. I can confirm the managed properties ...
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Centre Align Search Box - SharePoint 2013

On my SharePoint site I am tryint to centre-align a search box I have inserted into the Content - any idea on how this is done?
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How do I use metadata for drill down searching

I want to create a refinement panel with all my metadata items so a user can select all documents that have metadata item X with value X1 and metadata item Y with values Y1 and Y2. Sort of like how ...
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Rest Search by Result Source

I have defined a Managed Result Source at the Search Application level of my SharePoint Online tenant and am attempting to run this search using the /_api/search/query REST endpoint. I know this ...
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The Best script to configure Search across 2 servers: Redundancy, Performance, and Reliability?

I have a very simple three-tier SharePoint 2013 farm which its topology consists of: : (DB Server, Application Server, and Web Front End Server). Each server has somewhat decent resources e.g. 15 GB ...
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SharePoint Search Results are visible to assigned Search Service Application user only

I have SharePoint 2010 standalone installation on Windows 7. I created a Search Center in a Site Collection. I created Search Service Application and provided a user(sp_search) to Crawling. It shows ...
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Search by modified date shows wrong results

I have a strange issue: if I search for documents that have not been modified for 2 years, I will still find documents that have been modified in 2014. Obviously, this is unexpected and unwanted. ...
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SharePoint 2010 search webpart results

I've got an issue with the SharePoint 2010 search. I am new to SharePoint and don't speak English every day so i hope to be clear enough. I added a "search webpart" to my site. The problem is that ...
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Mulitple Search queries SharePoint 2013 page

We have setup a SharePoint page that has 3 seperate search boxes, each of which need to each query 3 seperate document libraries. Is it possible to do this and if so what process do we need to follow ...
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Search User Profile Property without giving ManagedPropertyName

I would like to search the users by giving the value of an user profile property. In order to do that, I created a new managed propery and mapped it to the corresponding crawl property. After Full ...
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Ajax SharePoint Search Query - Filter Results based on Today's Date

I have an ajax call that is pulling back results. I would like to filter that call so that it only pulls back items that are greater than or equal to today's date. How can I do that? The ajax call is ...
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User search in SP2013 provider-hosted app

I have a provider-hosted app in SharePoint 2013. I am trying to create a custom search for user, based on user name (I`m not using people search). I tried with KeywordQuery, and checked out the MSDN, ...
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SP 2010 Add search field to public facing website that pulls data from list

My public facing website has a large list of tax forms. I'd like to create a page with a search field on it so that customers can search for a form by year, type, or name. The results of the search ...
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Office 365 SharePoint CSOM search navigation

I am trying to find if that is possible to change site's search navigation(a.k.a search dropdown links) through CSOM? Seems Search's export configuration does not contain info about search ...