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SharePoint 2013 - Search - Customize Preview Panel (Branding)

It is my understanding, that with SharePoint 2013 Search, you have the ability to 'brand' the 'preview' panels based on document set. Is that correct? If so, can someone please provide me some ...
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How to find and remove all banners related to a campaign page?

at the company I work for we manage a large SharePoint installation. Recently our client asked us to delete all banners related to an old campaign. The banners are all pointing to the same page. Is ...
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Display each occurrence of a recurring event in search results

When you search for a recurring event in search, you only get back one event item whose property for start and end time corresponds to the start time of the first occurrence and the end time of the ...
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Search REST API with the User Profile Service and Hyphenated Last Names

Using the Search REST API to get all users where their last name begins with a certain letter to make a custom user directory. For example, I hoped that the following would return all users that have ...
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Enterprise Keyword Column not being crawled SharePoint 2013

In my organization, user are starting to utilize Enterprise Metadata and Keywords feature available in SharePoint document library. But for some reason items within that column are not being displayed ...
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Migrate search from 2010 to 2013

I'm in the middle of a 2010 Enterprise to 2013 Enterprise migration, I've successfully restored all custom solutions, content, BDC, UPS etc. but now sure how to migrate search (we're not using FAST) ...
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SharePoint Search fails first few times on single site collection, but succeeds afterwards

I have a SharePoint 2010 farm (consisting of web, app and database servers) with multiple site collections. On only one of these site collections, there's a strange problem where any search performed ...
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How to I exclude all users in a AD group from People Search?

I have a group of people that we do not want to show up in people search. All of these individuals are part of a certain AD group. They all also have a consistent AD field (their job title is all the ...
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I created a central search center site collection. How to forward each search on other site collections to the search center?

I am using sp 2010. I created a new site collection and used "Search Center Site". Now I have many other site collections. I would like to forward each search to this new search center. Also I would ...
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Sharepoint doesn't display search results

I have a query rule limiting searches to a particular URL. When I do a search in the query builder on the results.axpx page, when I'm editing the search results web part, I see 171 results. When I do ...
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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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Search inside content

I have multiple SP Pages with content containing h1, h2, h3 corresponding to the document structure (all documents are legal documents). Now I need to write a search routine in SharePoint 2013 where ...
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SharePoint 2013 list search box and other webparts on the page

I have created a custom list and the search box works perfectly when there is no other webpart on the page. But when I edit the page and add on other webpart, the search box doesn't work anymore. Has ...
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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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Sharing Groups between site collections/web applications

I am currently setting up an enterprise search centre and have run into the problem of users from the intranet not having access permission. I was wondering if there is a way to copy/share across the ...
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Prefix matching seach when prefix contains characters treated as whitespaces

It is my first post on this forum. I have the following case. In the search engine there is a property id and I have to search by it using the wildcards. The problem is that the id can contain the ...
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Sharepoint Search - Query FileDirRef

I want to filter on the search result web part (Sharepoint 2013) by the containing folder on the list, could you please tell me how. thx
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Is it possible to exclude certain user views from ViewsLifeTime?

I'm getting the most popular pages in our site collection using the search REST API: _api/search/query?querytext='ContentTypeId:0x010100C568*'&sortlist='ViewsLifeTime:descending' The problem is ...
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Can sharepoint 2010 search read a sitemap.xml for crawling?

I need to set sitemap.xml for content source to search my files. is it possible to use xml file as my content source ?
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Set my search page results in sharepoint 2010

For several days I battle with the search engine. I would like create my own results page (mycustomresults.aspx) but I don't know how and where to change this page? I would like to see a new ...
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Adding a searchbox connected to a SQWP in a Page Layout

I have a page layout in which I have a SQWP. This SQWP finds a specific set of documents. What I'd like to have is a search box that is connected to this SQWP, so that it filters based on what I ...
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Crawl rules - Do exclustion rule make crawl faster?

I am seeing thousands of warnings in my crawl log for a login page for a public website that is using a complex URL. Is there any benefit then to create an exclusion crawl rule for this login page ...
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Is it possible to get the most popular pages using REST?

I want to show a list on our homepage of the most popular pages in our site collection. Is there a way of accessing this information using REST?
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Rename-Sp Server and its Effects on Search Topology

I am planning to prepare a document for possible change after our SharePoint servers are being relocated. There are not enough information out there in web about the whole process, but I am able to ...
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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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When should we reset search index?

When should we reset search index? http://blogs.realdolmen.com/experts/2015/03/02/resetting-content-index-in-sharepoint-server-2013-why-and-how/ I found the blog above said reset search index when ...
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Search Display Template Not Returning Values for Managed Property

Search results has no value for a custom site column. Ok, so I have a lookup column created as a site column in the root of my site collection. I found the field in crawled properties. NOTE: I am ...
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SP 2013 Search does not uniquely index friendly URLs that point to the same physical page

I have an on-premise SP 2013 farm that I will be using to host a Internet (public-facing/anonymous) site. I'm using managed navigation with term-driven pages. Three of my navigation links point to one ...
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keyword query syntax today less than a text date

I have a managed property that is of type text but is a date but when I do date>{today-3} it throws a syntax error. is there anyway I can get this working so I can do a query with todays date
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Search not updating after moving managed metadata term under new parent term

I have issue where moving metadata term isn't reflected to search. I have simple hierarchy of metadata with two parent terms A and B, and A has one child term C. On some SharePoint list item with ...
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How do you enable Enterprise Search Center for individual site collections?

Currently I've setup an Enterprise Search Center from central admin for the farm, but what I need is the ability for each site collection owner to create their own Enterprise Search Center site. So ...
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Search query don't show a content type if less than todays date

I have many content types, and in search they all get found. however I have a certain content type called payout that I want to hide if the created date(created) is less than todays date. I have tried ...
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How to filter in a core result webpart on columnA is not empty or null?

How to filter in a core result webpart on a column which is not null or empty? I try this but is not working: ContentType="Project portal" and SRExperienceRecord="True" and columnA Not ""
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Search based on terms/words in columns

I am working on a SharePoint site with very basic privileges. No access to central admin, unable to create a term store, no SharePoint designer, etc. All I need to do is create a bunch of document ...
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Code blocks not allowed searchresults.aspx

I'm getting this error on a copy of our SharePoint 2013 site collection. I've tried unghosting searchresults.aspx, but it comes back with "Cannot revert to the site definition version of this file. It ...
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SP 2013: Use custom managed property for Search Result title of property if it is populated

In SharePoint 2013, is there a simple way to use a custom managed property for the search result title of property if it is populated? I have several content sources and only 1 of them populates a ...
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Updating scripts for creating Scopes + rules to create Result Sources + rule

I have a powershell script which was created to create Scopes and scope rules for a SP2010 environment. Now I have to create a similar script but for SP2013. It should create the same Scopes and scope ...
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Createdby managed property

I need to get the Created By field of a document library item. I am using the search web services of SP2010, but I do not know which managed property use to get that kind of information. I tried ...
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If there are no matches to my search, why does results count say 8?

I am setting up a search page for a site collection on a farm running SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Edition. I have set up the search refiners and the query rules for the results webpart, set up the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 search results webpart : Show only exact match

I am trying to use OOTB Search results webpart and trying to configure it such that whenever user types in any keyword, the search should only return results where that full keyword is exactly ...
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Separate Search Service Application needed for a separate file share?

I need to have a search screen that will search the contents of one file share only. I want this to be totally separate from the main search. I created a new Search Service Application, crawled my ...
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Cannot find column in crawled property name

I had created a customed site column with the name Color_Country. I need to add this column to managed properties. I started 3 times of "full crawl" for the web application (doesn't for all crawls, ...
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Incremental/Continuous crawl and case sensitivity - Duplicate items

I just stumbled upon an interesting behavior: Have a list item: Title: My Special List Item Perform a crawl (continuous / incremental crawl) Search returns 1 result. Rename the list item with ...
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Characters cannot use in property name for metadata

I want to add custom property in advanced search in SharePoint 2010. I want to know which characters are not allowed in property name for metadata?
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Regular expression in Search Sharepoint 2013

I' having problems with using a regular expression in Sharepoint 2013 Search. I insert it into a crawl rule and checked Use regular expression syntax for matching this rule. I validated my regex on ...
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Sharepoint Search - Managed property name contain hyphen “-” not working

I created one custom managed property name SolutionName-Description and doing the full crawl after that. The issue is it returns no result when I query by this managed property: ...
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Displaying Search results in SharePoint Online from a SharePoint 2010 environment

Is there anyway to set up hybrid search to display SharePoint 2010 search results in SharePoint Online? I am open to using SharePoint 2013 as an intermediary if necessary.
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SharePoint CollapseSpecification

When using CollapseSpecification is there a way to get the unique count for the refiners? CollapseSpecification works well for search results but the refiners reflect the "total" and not the unique ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Global Search Center URL not working

We tried to set the Global Search Center URL in Cental Admin -> Search Servcie Application but it seems not working. We tried to set it by PowerShell script and do an IISREST but when do a search ...
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What is the search Index file location?

Our company is running SP2013 on-premise. According to some articles, the search index files are stored at C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office Servers\15.0\Data\Office Server\ by default. On the WFE ...