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Searching with properties only works when properties go first? Can this be changed?

On my search centre, if I search for FileType:doc test I get 6,100 results. If I search for test FileType:doc then I do not get any results. Is there a way to change this behaviour and allow ...
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Calendar Events not returning in Search

Items created in Event Calendar are not being returned in a site search. Is there something needed for this?
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How to align web parts on a page?

I simply want a content editor (textbox) just below the search bar but I can only get it to either go full width or align left. Note that I don't want to have the text centered, just the box. I've ...
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SharePoint search - No items returned

SharePoint search is not working which means no items are returned. How do I troubleshot this? Crawl log looks good. All the items are crawled incremental crawl is running as scheduled What else ...
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Custom Managed Property Not Working in Content Search Web Part

We have some custom managed properties, linked to additional User Properties in our Office 365 SharePoint User Profiles. If I add a CSWP to a page within our main site collection, I am unable to use ...
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Content Search Webpart in SharePoint 2013

I have a very odd behavior of SharePoint 2013 out of the box Content Search Web part. It doesn't return any results at all. Every kind of query returns zero results. There is quite a lot of data and ...
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Trim ID from metadata returned in a search display template

I want to return metadata in the search results. How can i trim the results and only show the term and not the ID?
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Deliberately corrupt the search index

On our SharePoint 2013 on-premise (test farm) I want to deliberately corrupt the search index. This to test backups, fail-over and multiple index components. Any clues or tips on how to do this? ...
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Retaining search property in Advanced search box

I have configured my Advance search box to take 3 newly created managed properties. Also i have exported the advanced search box to a different page where i have placed search results and navigation. ...
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Multiple Choice Column Refiner

I recently created a search refiner for a multiple choice column called MyChoice. For that, i configured the managed property refinable and allowing multiple values. I did a full crawl and get this: ...
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Search results lefthand filters are missing

When utilizing search the left hand filters are missing. Is there a way to have left hand navigation appear for search results? In all other instances we want quick launch/tree navigation hidden. ...
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Managed property not returning results in search

I created 2 managed properties that mapped 2-3 crawled properties each. The advance query works for one but not the other. I tried full crawl, clearing the config but not able to get it working.
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Time zone issue with CSWP

I'm facing an issue with CSWP date filtering. While refining with date (Publishing Date and Expiry Date) against Current date and time(Using Today), I'm not getting the expected results. Query: ...
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Configuring dynamic search SP2013

I want the user to input some values for some of the columns like title, department in text boxes or drop downs and then use them in the query to search the results. How can i achieve it?
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Search Box in Infopath 2013

i have a form in infopath 2013 in share point list. is it possible to create a search box in the form together with auto fill. for example, there are fields of name, address and phone number. after i ...
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Refiners not working for SharePoint result blocks for diffrent result source

I have to display results from 3 different results source on Everything page. So I have created 3 results blocks one for each results source under "Local SharePoint Results(System)". First two result ...
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Should we install central admin on Search server?

We have 3 servers - one for web and app, one for search and one for sql. Should we install central admin on search server as well?
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How to customize SharePoint 2016 server role?

I have 1 App Server and 1 Web Server, I want combine the Search Role and Application Role to 1 App Server. How do I do this? I'm trying to change to use custom role, but i dont know how to add the ...
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KeywordQuery Syntax: column contains “abc” OR column contains “xyz”?

What is the syntax for column contains "abc" OR column contains "xyz"? Here is my query: * Category:Castle Black OR Category:Kings Landing Separately "Castle Black" returns 4 results, and ...
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bypass load balancing server when crawling through a single content source

we have 2 crawl servers in the farm which is used to crawl all the content sources in the farm.For one of the content sources(this content source is an external repository) we want just the one server ...
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Rest API - search for term across all columns

I have a list with the following fields: ID, Title, Location, Manager I currently have search set up such that if I enter in a term, it returns all the items with that term in the Title: ../_api/web/...
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SharePoint REST API call not responding

Working on a project where we are creating a new Site Collection for a department. We are new to SharePoint. During our testing we created a Site Collection called Test. I came to realize that the ...
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Exclude page navigation from SP Search

I have a SharePoint publishing site with a site navigation common to all the pages. When I crawl the pages, the SP Search indexes even the navigation content. So, if I search a word that is in the ...
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Search Index not coming back after Search Index Reset

I reset the search index about 24 hours ago but it has yet to come back. Is there anything else I can do to help it come back? A full crawl has been performed many times after the reset. The site has ...
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Install SharePoint Search application Issue

If i want to install SharePoint Search application , what should i prefer ? Whether to install it on Single Tier Server(Application and Database on same server ) or Multi-Tier Server(Application and ...
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Find a specific URL in the whole web app

I am looking for a way to find out how many times a specific URL has been used on sites/pages/lists and where exactly it's used. Example: I would like to know all places where this link has been used ...
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Display Template lookup column additional fields

I have a search based solution where I work alot with Display Templates to render out results in a fancy way. It all works fine and dandy with Managed Properties mapped up etc. However, I've come ...
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Add a search input on Sharepoint

I'm trying to add a search input on my Sharepoint website. This is the javascript code I've made. This already works on another website but not on mine. The problem is that whatever I search for, I'...
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Stop entire site collection from showing in global search results

I have just found out that pages and items (docx. ppt.) are showing in our global sharepoint environment, when using the search box and selecting "everything". This is showing results across multiple ...
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Get query rule name by GUID on the client

I'm using JSOM to iterate through search results on SharePoint 2013 search center. There is a top level object ResultTableCollection which contains one or more QueryGroup objects, which, in turn, ...
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Is there a way to exclude from the Search results any page which is linked to a depreciated term

I have the following :- I am working on a SharePoint 2013 server. and I have an enterprise wiki site collection. Each wiki page is linked to a managed metadata term store through a site column named ...
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SharePoint 2013 did not return expected result when searching by a property

I have a document library which has a TitleFrench property, I searched it from search box by (TitleFrench="décision sur l’ACP"). It's supposed to return 44 items, however, it return 43 items. I ...
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can i access a Custom Property for a term set inside my Search Serivce Query Builder

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection. and we need to implement an expiry policy for the wiki pages, so if the wiki page is set to be expired or a it is linked to a certain term , then to ...
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what are the differences between “Not Contains” and “Not Equal” inside my query builder for a Managed metadata site column which allow multiple values

I want to refine the default search service result source. so i did the following steps; i went to "Central Administration" >> "Managed Service" >> "Search Service" , then i copy the default "local ...
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how i can know which site collection the managed property (inside the Query builder) belong to

i am working on sharepoint server 2013. and i want to define a new Result Source. so i went to "Central administration" >> "Managed Services" >> "Search service" >> "Result Sources". then i created a ...
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Copy and refine the default Search Result inside my Search Service 2013. what is the correct appraoch to follow

I am working on a sharepoint 2013 server.now i want to exclude all the pages that are linked to a certain term from the search result. to do so i did the following steps:- i went to "Central ...
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Search results does not match the value entered in search box in SharePoint 2013

I have created a search results web part. This will return the results of the site pages which are matching the text in the search box. Query text used : {?{SearchBoxQuery} Path:https://xyz/sites/abc/...
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Relation between Property name & Mapped Crawled Properties & Site column

I am working on sharepoint server 2013. now i know this rule:- when i create a new site column , sharepoint will automatically create a managed property for the site column, and this will allow us to ...
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why Search Schema inside a site collection will be showing properties from other site collections

I am working on a sharepoint server 2013. and i have one web application and 6 site collections. now i went to a site collection , which is of type "Enterprise Wiki" , then i navigate to "Site Setting"...
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Search: Reinstating a “search result removal” removed item

It's possible to remove search results using the "Remove Search Result" feature in the Search SSA, however I can't see any technique to update the setting to remove a previously removed result (eg ...
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SharePoint 2013 delimited text as multi value refiner

Scenario: Client has BCS wired up directly to SQL Server (stored procedure) to ReadList and ReadItem. Search crawls the BCS external content type nightly. The stored procedures return one-to-many ...
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SharePoint 2013 user reports

In a previous version of SharePoint, I was able to export a list of most frequent site visitors (their name actually displayed) but when I export the usage report in SharePoint 2013, it only provides ...
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Exclude wiki pages from search based on field value

I am working on SharePoint Server 2013 enterprise edition. I have an Enterprise wiki site collection. In the library there is a managed metadata column named Status with these options: Draft ...
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Managed Property “Rank” not sortable

Is there a documented reason why the Rank Managed Property is no longer sortable in SharePoint 2016? Note, that the managed property was also not marked as sortable in SP2013 but it was somehow ...
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Latest Items created in SPS2013 dont show in Search

Environment: SharePoint 2013 I`ve restarted the Search Crawl and currently the crawl has 4 hours incremental search and full search every night. Still cant find latest items been added, if searched ...
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Search Deconstruction

I would like to deconstruct the search so that I can use CSS to hide the out of the box search field and replace and reposition it with and in house version. Anyone have any experiences they care to ...
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Problem with search numbers in filenames

After migration of document libraries from SP2010 to SP2013 version users faced with search problems. Most part of files has names like СТО-03.120.00-ЧТН-073-10 (It's russian) and users get used to ...
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Search suggestions not working in Internet Explorer on mouse click

I have enabled search suggestions on my development box. They seem to work properly in all the browsers except for Internet Explorer. The funny part of the story is that on press of enter key, they ...
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Searching by views

Searching is hard to completely understand using SharePoint 2013. Is there a way to restrict search results to come from a certain view in document library? It is possible to build a query? I am ...
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Sorry Something Went Wrong while building a query

I recently built a new SSA and performed a full crawl on all content sources, all search results appear to be fine, however when building a query, no matter what I put in or use I get the Error "Sorry,...