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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Restrict Search not to show deleted managed property value

The default SharePoint behavior is to also search documents which have been deleted unless the content has been re-crawled or index is reset. I am using a KeywordQuery to search items with a ...
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Breaking the maximum number of refiners, limited to 20 in SharePoint 2013 search

The SharePoint project I'm currently working on uses a custom search results page. We've customized the display templates, the search results webpart, and the refinement panel. An enhancement to ...
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is it possible to use sharepoint server-side code inside the search core web part xstl?

is it possible to use sharepoint server-side code inside the search core web part xstl? I have to join the search web part data and data from a custom list. I am trying to achieve this functionality: ...
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Show Manager in People Search Core Results [closed]

I need to show the manager (if possible clickable to his profile) on the People Search Core Results webpart. What I've done atm: Added a User profile property linked to the AD Synchronised (and ...
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Display the amount of items the search engine has indexed

I have been trying to figure out how to display (somewhat like Google) how many items the Sharepoint search-engine is searching amongst, and display it next to the search-field. Does anyone know how ...
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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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Error when performing site search after 2013 upgrade

I just upgraded our farm from SharePoint 2010 to 2013, attaching the content databases to the new farm instance. However, we've decided to leave all the sites in the 2010 visual model until we can ...
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Search Preview (Thumbnail Previews) for SharePoint 2013

Our Search Preview/Thumbnail is displaying at the bottom of the screen when hovering over a document, rather than right next to the document. Should we select a document further down the search ...
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QueryManager to find all documents modifed by current user

I'm creating a webpart which derives from Microsoft.Office.Server.Search.WebControls.CoreResultsWebPart and the purpose of this webpart is to find all documents modified by current user. I've figured ...
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Changing the sort field in search center

Using MOSS 2007. The only OOtB options for sorting search center results are Relevance and Modified Date. There doesn't seem to be a way to do it through the XSL. I was wondering if and how I could ...
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How to remove list name from search result in sharepoint foundation 2010?

My search result page is showing list items along with list name.But i dont want list name in search result. Please advice. Thanks.
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PDF files, not being crawled?

I have one site collection with shared documents. I uploaded one PDF file with the name listitem.pdf. I followed this procedure to add the PDF IFilter. I also added in file types, the pdf extension. ...
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Custom search results page: Refinements UseDefaultConfiguration=“false” causes rendering issue

I'm working on a custom search results page, located in the layouts folder. The idea is that depending on the site where the search was performed, the refinement panel will be shown or not (as ...
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Core Results WebPart - Fetched Properties Error and FAST

I'm having a weird problem I'm trying to understand and resolve. I'm provisionning through a feature a custom search results page (and a page layout, master page, css file and xslt stylesheet). When ...
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Sharepoint 2010 -Extended Site search not showing results

I have a Web application(http://extranet:80 - Default Zone) running only on claims authentication and with a Trusted Identity provider and no NTLM, obviously content from this site wasn’t being ...
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SPOnline no longer search hits on contentclass

All of a sudden, from yesterday to today, I lost the capability to search for contentclass:sts_site or sts_web content throughout the site collections we have. Other contentclasses in those sites will ...
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Document tags not displaying in search results

I have created a Managed Metadata service & done a full crawl. After full crawl was finished, I started testing in my search site. Still tags keywords are not displayed in the search results. ...
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Photo search results in Sharepoint 2010 display wrong server

Recently I configured a Sharepoint site for a client, and it's working pretty well. Except the picture search feature. The picture should point to: ...
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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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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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Excluding URLs from Sharepoint Foundation 2013 Search

I am running SharePoint Foundation 2013. I am having an issue excluding URLs from my search results. We have setup the search query to only search a particular subsite which is a List that has ...
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why isn't our sharpoint site search box working well?

Our search results suck (not ranking) just good old site searching. Is this related to metadata?
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Search result items goes to display form intead of opening the file

PDF and other office filetypes are installed through Search Services. Never had this issue before. All of sudden, when I or user click on the search result it goes to display item form. but used to be ...