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Search not indexing search results / content search webpart on a page

I have a page which features a search results webpart to show the results of a preconfigured search query. The display template of the webpart has been modified to include a number of custom metadata ...
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Search 2010: Exclude dispform.aspx from search without excluding content?

Our index is bloated by thousands upon thousands of identical /DispForm.aspx? results, but there doesn't seem to be a way of excluding these without also excluding the content contained within the ...
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Search not respecting noindex

I've got a content query web part embedded on a page layout in a publishing site. This content query web part rolls up the 10 most recent posts of a content type. In the page layout, I've wrapped ...
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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 refinement by date

In Sharepoint 2013 Search Results refinement panel, the OOTB date refinement Modified Date has the dates option set as Last day, week, month, six months and year. But the slider with the graph, does ...
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Search for words that aren't complete

I am a novice with SharePoint search. When I try to search for "pradeep", I get the correct results. But my requirement is that even if I type "pra" in the search, I should get the results. How is ...
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How to change “No results are available” message?

I got a default message from sharepoint search as like: "No results are available. Either no query is specified, or the query came from advanced search (Federated Webparts do not support Advanced ...
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Search for empty property fields in SharePoint 2010?

Is it possible to search (e.g. via the property picker in the advanced search dialog) for all items that have a specific property field which is empty? For example: All items with an emtpy title ...
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Search API not returning hit

I have a problem where one of my documents does not show up in search. I have investigated with the REST API and found no evident wrongs. Example: Doing a search for MyCustomProperty="Something is ...
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Return a rich text managed property in search results

I am working with a custom list in Sharepoint 2010. The list has nine custom columns, some of which are rich text. I've mapped these custom columns to managed properties so that I can return them ...
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I cant crawl pdf in wss 3.0. Please Help!

I have wss 3.0 installed in windows server 2008 r2( 64 bit). I have installed ifilter60 in my server and made registry change in \HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office ...
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Web application zone configuration - problem with search

We are having problems with search application in our environment. The problem is that search works as expected if it's performed from the search center site collection for all sites. But it doesn't ...
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How to create custom search result source + display template

This is the desired scenario: User searches for something and if that something comes from a particular list, swap out the Search Result title(link), with the list item's Url field. If the search ...
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Calculated datetime column returns string;# in search index

We have a calculated column, that results in a date. It's output type is set to DateTime - Date only. When we run the search indexer, it shows up in "crawled properties" as a Text-column, and in the ...
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SharePoint 2010 search does not crawl a specific site in the site collection

I have a SharePoint 2010 site collection based on a custom Publishing site definition. I'm trying to figure out why sub-sites and pages underneath a certain site (/Foo) are never included in my ...
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Modify core search results to display custom property

I am trying to modify the core search results webpart in SP2010. Ive created a managed property named: ExternalContactsCompany I then added a <Column name="ExternalContactsCompany"/> section to ...
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SharePoint 2013 App: Search in app context

In a SharePoint app I want to perform a search in the context of an app instead of the user. But, when I create a new app context var spContext = ...
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How do I set the default search results page for a search center in SharePoint 2013 and/or SharePoint Online?

In SharePoint Online within the Administration Center, I can go to Search Center Settings and set a Search Center URL. I can do the same thing in the search service application for an on-premise ...
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Search shows results for /Pages/foldername AND /Pages/foldername/default.aspx

I'm finding that my SharePoint 2010 search results are showing results for both a folder and that folders default.aspx page. For example, my results can look like this: products <description taken ...
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People Search Results Links to /person.aspx?accountname=DOMAIN/USERNAME Causes 404 User Not Found

When doing people searches in SharePoint 2010 Server, the account name is formatted DOMAIN/USERNAME instead of DOMAIN\USERNAME. This is causing a User Not Found error when trying to click on their ...
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Managed Property Mapping in display template giving blank values for custom properties

I have specific problem. In search result I want to display certain information from a column called Metadata. So I did this: Is column mapped in Search Schema? MetadataOWSTEXT - Check Performed ...
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In SP2013 how to search a datetime property with querystring?

In my test SP2013 farm, on a page with OOTB search result webpart, I key in follow query string in browser: /sites/abc/SitePages/search.aspx?k=NewsArticleDate=2013/6/14..2014/6/15 It seems ...
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SP2013 Last modified date wrong in search results - day and month are inverted

We have a problem with the search results "Last modified Date". So if i take a look at the document and look at the last modified document i see "06/10/2014". This is correct cause the ...
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No search results are showing up for catalog items in the consuming publishing site

Cross-site publishing seems like the best way to set up a news site for our intranet. I followed a couple of blog posts that explain how to set up an authoring site using a product catalog site ...
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Querying the documents result source SharePoint online returns incorrect results

I'm trying to use the REST api on a SharePoint online site to get results that are only documents. My query string looks like this: ...
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Custom sort with custom ResultScriptWebPart

I know in 2010 there was a way how to add custom sorting by Managed Property, it was obtaining data provider in overriden method and than just set the sort property and direction. However in 2013 I ...
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Get custom properties like `Created` and `Description` in Display Templates of ContentBySearchWebPart

I use Display Templates for rendering ContentBySearchWebPart. Nice feature, but how I can add custom properties from search results list item into Display Template? For example, I have a template, ...
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SharePoint 2013: Access the metadata Tags of a page within a Search Result Display Template for an Item

I'm trying to access the metadata Tags of a SharePoint page within the search result of that page using a Display Template. In the Managed Properties for my search service, the Tags property is ...
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Customize search core result web part to display data in table-like fashion

I would like to display my search results in a table-like fashion. Does anyone know any good technique that I can use to display my custom columns in a table fashion? I used a html table, but it ...
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Modify xslt in search core web part to join a column from another list

I am using search core web part to display the results of my search. I have added a column in xslt so that it displays ProjectId in the search result. I am using BCS to search an external database. I ...
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Adding new Result type in Search site of SharePoint 2013

I have added new file type (e.g. xyz) in Crawling section of Search administration of SharePoint 2013. I also added new Result type in SharePoint search site with condition: FileType Equal any off.. ...
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Managed metadata column values show GUID in search results

My problem is the same as the one described here: http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/hu-HU/sharepoint2010general/thread/e3edd223-4fa7-4920-8efd-4898df85f0bf Unfortunately, that post does not ...
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Change search refinement from “equals” to “contains”

Is there any way to change the way refinement query URLs are built so that they use "contains" operation (":") rather than "equals" ("=")? Scenario: a) Document A - tagged with Sector = Retail b) ...
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People Search Cores Results Web Part + Member Of Properties

Trying to configure a People Search Core Results web part in SP 2010. I've configured it to correctly return users based on the "SPS-JobTitle" and/or "SPS-Location" attributes. I've found, however, ...
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People search box results URL doesn't work

We are using SharePoint 2010. We are having a problem with the web part “People Search Box”. We created a custom page from a page layout and added the web part. We have edited the web part and ...
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Microsoft.Search.Query, announcement list search scope returns no results

Created a search scope on a discussion list, am querying it, works fine. Created a separate scope (folder related, same site) pointing to an announcement list. I consistently get 0 results when ...
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How to set up search scope for a subsite in sharepoint 2010

I have a site collection with multiple subsites. I am not using the root level site at all, only the subsites. I would like each subsite to have their search results only within the subsite. What are ...
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SharePoint 2013 search results security trimming

I have a .NET Web Application that acts as a front-end site for users, and this application leverages a separate SharePoint 2013 Application to serve data to the users. One of the tasks was to ...
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Refinement panel not working in sharepoint 2013

I have http site and https(anonymous site), I have implemented the search, the search working fine in http site. But in https site, the search results web part showing the results but the refinement ...
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No results when searching with special characters in custom metadata property

We have an issue with SharePoint 2010 Search. Currently, we have a property in Active Directory, for each user, that specify their initials. We have a scheduled task that runs every hour to sync these ...
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SharePoint search on local drive

In my company we have a fileserver where all the documents are located, and we can access it using File Explorer. \\intern.contoso.com\data or drive L. Since we save a lot of data here, it would be ...
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Managed/Crawled Property for Site Collection “TITLE”

I am trying to find a managed / crawled property in SP2013 O365 that will give me the actual "name" / site title of the Root Site Collection. I can get the URL using "SPSiteURL", but is there a ...
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Custom Refinement Panel option on People Search returns no results

I am creating a staff list for the company and have set up an Enterprise Search Center and all is working great. I would like the refinement panel to list the Departments in the company so people can ...
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How to show results of one-to-many relationship in search results?

We have a one-to-many relationship between a document library (with 150,000 documents) and a custom list storing additional metadata. We're looking to show the additional metadata from all of the ...
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Sharepoint anonymous user search results

We have two zones - Default is Claims based and Custom is NTLM - this one is used for crawling. My issue is that when I search under anonymous user - the protected content is returned, even though ...
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Mix two Result Sources in Search Results Web Part

This is my following scenario: MySite Host Site Collection with a custom page called peoplesearch.aspx peoplesearch.aspx has Refinement Panel, and Search Results Web Part (Search Box webpart is in ...
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SharePoint search not showing any results when searching partial name such as “frank”

I have search service application configured. Suppose my first name is "frankmartin" (no spaces) When I search "frankmartin" then it displays search results in both "People" and "Site" search. But ...
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search results showing old title of renamed content

Using SharePoint 2010 enterprise search. A web has been renamed eg. from Risk to Threat. When I search for the term "Risk" a broken link to the old url "~Site/risk" is still displayed at the top of ...
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Sharepoint Online default search result/scope in the small “global” search box

We are using O365/SharePoint Online 2013. Can the default search result/scope in the small/global search box in upper right corner of SharePoint sites be changed? As the default is "This Site" and we ...
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Search is not returning all results from a list

I have an list with a few hundred rows, two of which are: Title: someuniquestring1; Category: blue Title: someuniquestring2; Category: blue These two records are the only records with a category ...