Microsoft Search Server (MSS) is an enterprise search platform from Microsoft, based on the search capabilities of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server. MSS shares its architectural underpinnings with the Windows Search platform for both the querying engine as well as the indexer. Microsoft Search ...

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Core Search Results - shows all results if you visit results page

I guess this is a desired behaviour, but I am trying to overcome it - I searched around and nobody complains from the same thing. I have a search results page that contains the core search results ...
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Summary in search results show meaningless strings for ppt files

I have a few powerpoint files that display strange strings into their summary results in the search results page. For example for one document i see: … ...
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Search Query Results Showing Folders

Recently there was a problem with the SharePoint Search Application service, so a new one was created (old one still exists temporarily). Since we recreated the service, however, we have noticed odd ...
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How to properly remove or disable Search Server Express?

I am working with an environment that is using SharePoint Foundation 2010 and Search Server Express. Due to a third party tool not supporting Search Server Express I would like to go back to using the ...
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BCS custom connector and incremental crawl with search server express not working

we are currently developing a generic connector framework to access JSON-resources from an HTTP-Server. As the connector should not depend on a data model it heavily relies on DynamicType. As there ...
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Search Server 2010 Express farm topology problem (Licensing?)

I'm encountering some problems passing from my test farm to my production farm. The problem I'm facing throws this exception: This farm is configured with a topology that is not supported by your ...
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Using Foundation Search and Search Server Express simultaneously

i am using the Sharepoint api to return search results which i am getting with Microsoft.SharePoint.Search.Query.KeywordQuery. On my development machine this is working fine. On the Server where ...
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How to “Search by Code” in Sharepoint Foundation 2010 items with a custom column

I've got a site collection on a Sharepoint Foundation 2010. I've Search Express also installed.. When i wrote down in the search box something like "Parameter:Value" it returns me the right elements ...
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search folder names and picture names on search server

Is there a way to search folder names and pictures names on search server express 2010? I am trying to search libraries on SharePoint Foundation that contains pictures and other files inside ...
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automatically create metadata properties in the search application

I want to create a number of metadata properties in the search application in sharepoint 2010. I don't want to do this myself. I know it is possible to create a powershell script to create the ...
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Getting the following error: Another topology activation is in progress

I am using Search Server Express 2010. I am creating Search application using PowerShell scripts. After creating crawl and query components, i am activating them. First activating crawl component ...
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[Search SERVER 2010] How to compare two dates with fulltext query?

I'm getting data with BDC in order to query it with Search Server. All is good, but I don't find how to compare two dates: my query looks like this: ClaimDate =< 01/01/2011 AND [...] Any ideas?
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How does SharePoint Search handle pending (unapproved) items?

How does SharePoint Search handle the indexing of pending (unapproved) items/documents? As far as I can see there are no pending documents in the index. These seems a little odd to me, since it would ...
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Search Server Express Topology Problem

Lately I've installed Search Server Express 2010. After configuring it, I tried to test search functionality - content was crawled, and found by the search mechanism, so it was OK. Problem occured ...
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configuring search server express 2010 to search inside pdf documents

configuring search server express 2010 to search inside pdf documents , I have installed the adobe pdf ifilter by following the below steps ...
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Search scope item count is zero when content source has items

I installed Search Server Express 2010 on a SharePoint Foundation farm. It's a pretty basic install - I let the Local SharePoint sites crawler finish and it found about 200 items. When I look at the ...
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How do I migrate from Windows Sharepoint Services to to Sharepoint Foundation 2010

Earlier this week I tried migrating a WSS v3 to SPF 2010. And during installation SPF 2010 setup will detect a previous version and will tell you that you're about to do an in-place upgrade and that ...