Search Scope is the crawlers context given in Central Administration. The crawler indexes content based on Search Scope.

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How to create a search scope for content type in a sub site?

I have parent site i.e sharepoint.microsoft.com & a sub site sharepoint.microsoft.com/child/ Now a content type named "Problem" in created in sub site. I would like to add this content type in ...
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Search is not working on my SharePoint 2010

i am using SP 2010 and i have this issue on my intranet site : We configured the site URL to open as HTTPS protocol and after that i have error on my search that "We did not find any results" Can ...
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Filter Search Results Based On Link Clicked

I am using SharePoint 2013 and have links on the home page such as (Tax, Assurance, Advisory). Does anyone know how I can in SP 2013 use one search page but filter out the results depening on the link ...
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How to Create a Search Scope?

I have following scenario. Could you please suggest how to create/configure a custom Scope. site is purchasing and document library is procurement Procurement library is only available to site ...
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ALL-keyword on Advanced search - reduces hits - workaround?

we have a customer reacting about the "all these words" feature in advanced search. If you search for a word in "simple search" you get for instance 34 hits. If you search for the same word in ...
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Is it possible to create a search scope that is based on other scopes?

On TechNet, it clearly says "You can also create a search scope that includes several other scopes." However, I'm having a hard time figuring out how to do it. What I have is four scopes. What I ...
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How to exclude Admin Acounts from People Search Result

I would like to remove all the Admin accounts from People Search results. I have seen several ways to do it. I didn't want to add a new field in the AD to indicate whether the account is an admin ...
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SharePoint 2010 Foundation disable search in files

Is it possible in SharePoint 2010 Foundation to disable search in files content? Only the file attributes/metadata must be shown in search results.
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Scope in your query does not exist when searching from Advanced Search

Advanced Search: gives "Scope in your query does not exist" error on the result page. But on the result page when i click on the binocular I get the search result and no more "Scope in your query does ...
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SharePoint 2010 :Search a document using its URL in Crawl Log in Central admin: Displays More than one successful result

In a document library When we try to open some documents using their document ID link, then instead of opening the document several copies of that document are displayed.In an ideal situation only one ...
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Search Scope returning aspx pages

I have 40 document libraries. I dont want to add exclusion for each document library to exclude "http://pop.abc.com/sc/doclib1/Forms". I tried adding fileextension = aspx exclude and that does not ...
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How to limit the related search in people search results page

The built-in People core results web part includes a link in the section for each person to show more results by the same person. We want to designate the scope of the 'also by' query so we can ...
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Search Scope IsDocument=1 Required - Shows incorrect number for Item Count

I have over 40000 documents in various library for a site collection. When setting up scope for this (IsDocument=1) i only see 74 in the item count. Full crawl is set to run every night. Where should ...
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suffix and infix searches in SharePoint 2010 using keywordquery search

Is there a way to perform suffix or infix search in SharePoint 2010 using KeywordQuery search? I want to search my site using scopes. I am using Property Restrictions and wildcards but i cannot ...
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How to initiate a search crawl on my SharePoint 2010 online list

I have created a search scope on my list (30,000 records!) and all works well. However today I added a new record to my list and that record is NOT showing up in the search results. My process ...
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Search only approved items using KeywordQuery

We have approval workflow for document library & content approval column was set to yes for it.We have used KeywordQuery on the library by creating separate scope.We want to display only approved ...
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Search document from document library usin CAML query

I have document library which have folder and sub folder. the folder and sub folder level is more than 5. like as follow : Document Library |-> Folder-1 | -> Folder-1-1 | ...
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Same name field with different type in two different subsite list not included in search crawld

I have same name field 'Amount' with types 'Number' and 'Currency' in different sub site list. I run full crawl but when i search for amount with currency in first sub site , it display result. ...
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Any way to configure Federated Search so it only fires when certain scope(s) are used in search?

What I'd like to do is set up search federation with Bing, only when the scope "External Search" is selected, but can't seem to figure out if this is possible. Is this?
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Term frequency list of an entire search index?

I am trying to get the term frequency of all words in an index (minus some words like: a, the, and, I, etc.). A "Top 10" list of most frequent words in an index would be ideal. I am not trying to ...
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Malformed search query

I'm trying to perform search on a single list using FullTextSqlQuery. I found example here, but given this query: "SELECT Title,ContentType,Path FROM portal..scope() WHERE freetext('" + query + "') ...
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How to remove Contextual Search 'This Site:' from dropdown box of target result page

The target search results page is */_layouts/OSSSearchResults.aspx*. In Site Actions >Search Setting> selected Show, do not include contextual scopes for Site collection Search Dropdown Mode. It is ...
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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 scopes property query

Is there an option I have to turn on in order to use property query rules in search scopes? I'm on the same screen that's showing it as an option on this guide but I don't see the option on our ...
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Define Search Scope as Managed Property

I have a managed property defined called "LoanCategory" and I am trying to set up a search scope for this managed property. I was able to set up the scope to use the content type of "Loan Category" ...
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MOSS custom search on new scope returns no results

I configured a new search scope in MOSS and it returns results from the default search web parts, if I include the new scope in them. When I try to query the scope from custom code, it doesn't return ...
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Sharepoint 2010- Restricting search to specific subsite and Site Pages folder only

I am trying to configure the sharepoint search in a way that it would display the results only for the pages within the SitePages library of a particular SubSite in a collection. Initially I had the ...
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Any way to only include a particular page (such as DispForm.aspx) in Search Results?

I'm trying to create a search scope in SharePoint 2007 that searches all lists in a given site. But I want the results to only include the actual list item itself, not the all items form or anything ...
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Site collection search scope - exclude rule for dispform/allitems.aspx

I have created a site collection search scope and I am trying to exclude dispform.aspx and allitems.aspx from the search results. The crawl rule at the site collection scope doesn't seem to work with ...
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Search scope shows Empty - Add rules

I've created a new search scope and set up a rule for it but I think there's still something I need to do to activate it since in update status it's showing 'Empty - Add rules'. What am I missing to ...
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How can i enable sharepoint custom search scope in code?

I want to enable custom scopes in sharepoint in code. Any ideas how to do this?
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A good method for setting the search scope using radio buttons?

I am looking for some guidance on a good method to allow the user to set the search scope using radio buttons instead of selecting a scope from the scope pull-down. I am using the SmallSearchInputBox. ...
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To restrict the scope of the search: Site or Site Collection

i will have 3 sites for three different departments. I was thinking to locate them in a single site collection. But there is a requirement that in any departments search result only that site must be ...
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How can I set my site's default search scope to be “This Site”?

I understand you can set the site collection's search scope settings at "Site Collection Administration>Search Settings". Is there a way, in SharePoint 2010 Foundation, we can set the scope solely for ...
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Trying to add rules to search scope results in “Error: The search service is currently offline.”

SharePoint 2007 Farm Environment. 1 Web Front End and 1 Index Server. Running version 12.0.0.6557. The problem arises on any site collection not part of the main portal. For example if I go to site ...
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Can I Exclude Sites from a Search Scope Based on Permissions

I would like to create a rule in a search scope that will exclude any sites that a specific AD group has permissions to. We have some sites that broad AD groups (ie: authenticated users) have access ...
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SharePoint 2007: Items in Search Administration cannot open

The application I working on is developed on top of SharePoint 2007 environment, the issue I faced is in CA's Search Administration, all the items like Content Source, Scope and etc cannot click, when ...
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SharePoint Managed Metadata Crawled Property Search Scope

I'm currently working on a SharePoint Search Scope that uses a property query on a managed metadata field. Unfortunately I have had little to no luck with this so far and was looking to see if anyone ...
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Save search functionality in the SharePoint 2010 Page

I have an OOTB Advance Search and Results Page in SP 2010. I like to add a link for "Save Search" to enable users to save their search criteria. When user clicks on search and check the save search ...
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Unexpected ListItem in Scope

I've defined a new scope for a search service application. The scope's got one simple rule - content type = particular content type. I'm finding that when I query this scope (FullTextSQLQuery) it's ...
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How to limit Search Crawl only to subsite

I have a top site collection (http://myportal) and subsite (http://myportal/teamsite) in a SharePoint 2010 based intranet. My Question: I am trying to configure search in such a way that when a user ...
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SharePoint Search

I currently have a Homepage and then 4 site collections within that. I have added a search bar for users to search for all documents. When I do the search 0 results come up and I can't figure this ...
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Search Bar Scope Dropdown not visible on My Sites?

I customized My Sites to look like regular SharePoint 2010 sites so that when the ribbon is not active the logo/header of a company is visible AND I added the placeholder for the search barin that ...
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Retrieving search scopes from current site collection

I've did some research on Internet and found some code examples how to retrieve search scopes, but when I try to execute it fails, what do I do wrong? Here is the code: SPServiceContext ...
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Why is the SearchBoxEx scopes drop-down displaying duplicates?

We have a SearchBoxEx control defined as follows: <SPSWC:SearchBoxEx SearchResultPageURL="/Pages/SearchResults.aspx" id="searchControl" RegisterStyles="false" ...
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SharePoint 2010 Search Issues - Scope not working!

I'm having some issues with Search and Search Scopes. Basically I have created a Search Center site and linked it to my site collection in Site Settings->Search Settings. But it doesn't seem to be ...
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Allow Search on a List or Document Library's Column Data

I have followed the instructions found here to attempt to crawl a Document Library's columns, so that the documents can be searched by additional properties of the List Item. After setting up the ...
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Sharepoint search returns nothing after configuring AAM

There is a sharepoint intranet site http://server_name:port with DNS xyz pointed to server_name. The issue could be realted to the way i have configured AAM. Here is the background about what was ...
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Scope with rules or modify the search result xml page?

Scenario: Site collection accessed by external users. so search needs to be within this site collection. Site collection has a document library with 20 documents. 4 pdfs and 16 "Link to a document" ...
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Setting up Search for a specific site collection

Say I have a site collection "Legal". Paralegals from outside (with temp AD account, via citrix) will be accessing the Legal site collection (http://portal.someISD.edu/Legal). I have about 40 ...