It is a core capability of SharePoint Server that enables end-users to search a document or a content in a SharePoint site.

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Getting error when clicking on SharePoint Search settings and content source

When I clicked the search settings link in SSP in MOSS 2007 its showing the error like this The search service is currently offline. Visit the Services on Server page in SharePoint Central ...
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When i clicked search settings link and content sources it showing the error message in MOSS 2007

When I clicked the search settings link in SSP in MOSS 2007 its showing the error like this The search service is currently offline. Visit the Services on Server page in SharePoint Central ...
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SP2013 Foundation - Anonymous search using rest api

This is a test server to see if it works. I do not have any SharePoint servers in my site. I host several websites and would like to add a site search to them. After some reading I found that ...
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Search .mov file types

We are having an issue with any .mov files in our search results. They are all using the document display template instead of the video display template. Also the .mov value is not showing in the file ...
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SharePoint 2013 search in composed Custom Fields

Short version: How to use SharePoint search in xml/json Custom Fields values? Is there a way to activate Custom field OnAdded/OnDeleted for fields added declaratively (in list schema.xml file)? ...
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Apply group by on Sharepoint Search results

I am struggling with figuring out how to apply group by on SharePoint 2013 search results. I am using angular JS to display the results using SharePoint restful endpoint for search service. I am using ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search Results Issue

We took a backup of our production content DB and restored in lower environment. Then we did a search index reset, and full crawl. But when using Search API (REST) calls, the results seem old ...
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SharePoint 2013 Custom Date Refiner

Does anyone have any experience or recommendation in creating a custom search refiner that allows users to select from month/year values rather than date ranges provided in the default display ...
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SharePoint Search - Force pdf to open in Adobe

We're replacing our old Google Search Appliance with SharePoint Search and the one difference I noticed is that the GSA will open .pdf files in Adobe, but SharePoint opens them in-browser. I thought ...
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Insert search text via jquery into the SharePoint 2013 “Find an Item” text box and trigger search

I am trying to programmatically trigger a search using the Find an Item search box within SharePoint 2013. The plan is to insert text into the search box (an input control) using jquery and then ...
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Opening PDF Files in a Browser from search result

The pdf documments from search result do not open in the brower, though yes in acrobat reader client, I make the following changes: I set the web application browser file handling to permissive ...
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BDC types not coming up as crawled properties in SharePoint 2013 search

I am trying to setup search in my SharePoint 2013 site, using BCS, connecting to a .Net assembly which is exposing the types. The first time I deployed the solution, the exposed types came up as ...
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SharePoint 2013 after update give blow error?

My SharePoint 2013 after windows update give blow error in which I viewed in ULS log viewer and I can not create service application. error message: d11e2a69-744d-4624-be5a-83fddaa4fd3e Stack trace: ...
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How to build keyword query language for search contains

I want to build a query for searching for a mobilephone in sharepoint. I used: *mobilephone*. It's not working for this situation: Phone: 0123456789 Request: 789 --> Not item found. Can you ...
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DocParser error in SharePoint Search

I am using SharePoint Server 2013 (February 2015 CU installed) to index a couple of document libraries on the local SharePoint server. For some small Word documents (docx, less then 400 kB, less ...
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SharePoint 2010 Search Giving Odd Results

When using 'Search This Site', I am trying to search for a specific word (AWRS), and it is giving 1 result. However, this result does not have the word AWRS anywhere in the title, description or in ...
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Searching external files on a disk

I have a bunch (1000s) of external files that I want to search using SharePoint search. What is the best way to index these files and get SharePoint to Search them as well when users key in queries?
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SharePoint 2013: Query suggestion scope

I would like to know if automatics query suggestions are different for each user or if all users have the same ones? Also, are those suggestions generated after the "Prepare query suggestions" job or ...
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KQL query for two content types?

I want to create result source that would give results for only two content types from particular site. So, lets say at our site we have couple of different content types content types - A , B, C, D. ...
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Documents are being displayed with a title equivalent to first words in document in search results. How can I change this to use the file name?

My search results in my enterprise search aren't displaying the file name or title property. Instead, they're showing the first words of the actual document content as the title. For example, we ...
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We have a question on Sharepoint regarding search implementation

For a project I'm looking for any help on Sharepoint Enterprise Search. I am unable to retrieve any results from the search in a Sharepoint list: Search an item textbox. However, I am able to then ...
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Document stops crawling after being crawled for the first time

I have a document in document library and continues crawl is enabled. Everything is working but after I changed the URL of one of the document it stops crawling. This is the same scenario for other ...
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Clean up search index. Remove orphaned crawled and managed properties

It's obvious. Resetting the search index clears all search results. It does however not remove all crawled and managed properties. SharePoint (2013) remembers them forever. The only option to remove ...
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SharePoint search using Wildcard suffix matching [duplicate]

Can anyone please guide me whether I can perform a wildcard suffix matching in a SharePoint 2013 Search. For eg. *card which should return search results ending with the word "card". The KQL(Keyword ...
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SharePoint CSWP 50 Item Limit

Would anyone be able to suggest an approach for increasing the default 50 item limit returned by a CSWP? This is for a solution that uses a custom display template to render the results out in a ...
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Error after installing search service application

I got this this error after setting up Search Service Application with Powershell. The search service is not able to connect to the machine that hosts the administration component. Verify that ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Custom Search Result

I searched for this question,but have been unable to find an answer. Should be pretty straightforward. I am attempting to edit the People Search Core Results web part for a team site so that the ...
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Create a Helpdesk Knowledge Base in SharePoint 2013

I have a requirement to implement a knowledge base for help desk in SharePoint 2013. The help-desk will use this SharePoint app to search quickly and provide the user with a resolution themselves with ...
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Search Application Topology is keep loading in SharePoint 2010

I have Windows server 2008, SP2010 as one farm. I successfully configured the search service but the search topology is keep loading and annoying with the same error:- Please read below for more ...
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Pictures not showing up in search

I think I have a permission issue. I have succesfully synced pictures from AD to sharepoint user profiles. When I do a people search I will get an X for the users pictures. But once I authenticate ...
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Queries to non-FAST search.asmx 2010 are failing when response size hist 100KB

Queries against search.asmx (not FAST) are failing with ERR_CONNECTION_RESET if the response size is over 100KB. I've never heard of an IIS response size limit, so I'm assuming this is SharePoint ...
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Extending the ResultScriptWebPart

I have a requirement to handle search results before they are render back to the client. For example if a certain rule returns true, i need to remove the description field of the result (or just set ...
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Able to search document with Name but not with metadata

I am in a very strange situation. Currently we have a document library and we are searching document in it. When we are searching with name I can see the document coming in search result but when we ...
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Use SharePoint Search Query Web Part to find Read Only site collections

We have a special situation at our office where we "close" off a site collection when a project is complete. Our architecture is setup such that each project in play is it's own site collection. ...
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Display recurring events via sharepoint search

I'm challengend to display the next occurrence of recurring events in a search results webpart (with a custom display template) in a SharePoint 2013 (SP1 not applied) environment. So far, I tested ...
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SharePoint 2013 authors search refiner

We are currently experiencing an issue where after a user searches for a document the other refiner will have multiple versions of the same persons name. I.e. John S, John Smith, Johnny Smith. Is ...
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SharePoint Search Results are visible to assigned Search Service Application user only

I have SharePoint 2010 standalone installation on Windows 7. I created a Search Center in a Site Collection. I created Search Service Application and provided a user(sp_search) to Crawling. It shows ...
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how to push some of the required search results at the top(most relevant results)

My actual requirement is suppose i have 10 different products in my list from different vendors,some of the vendors are preferred by my organization, these products are viewed by my organization from ...
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SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Search Errors

Issue: When performing any type of search whether that be from the Enterprise Search Center or from Query Rules to test a query, the page results in an error. Error on Manage Query Rules and ...
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Can sp2010 managed metadata be captured using sp2013 search?

Can sp2010 managed metadata be captured using sp2013 search? We are using 2013 search on sp2010 portals. The users were using the Advanced Search property restrictions with great success and now ...
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SharePoint Search 2013 : How to show display template for a specific custom result type?

I am currently working on SharePoint Search customization and I am facing a problem while displaying the item display template for my custom result type. In my scenario, I have just created a ...
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Customize the Refinement Panel

I have added the Refinement Panel webpart to the searchresult page. I have added the custom refiners to the webpart. I have a large set of items in the refiner. Can I open a div having all the ...
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People Search error Internal server error exception: System.Threading.ThreadAbortException: Thread was being aborted

We are using SharePoint 2010 Enterprise search center and we are getting an error when we do people search, for example John D (Note: we don't get the error if we use: John Do or John Doe) Error: ...
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SharePoint 2010 People Search is slow

We are using SharePoint 2010 enterprise Search and we are experience a performance issue when users do people search. Users go to the search box and search for a user, for example: Jason, and get ...
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Show items from a specific document library within search result page

I have created the Search Service Application and my Search is working fine. But my current requirement is I need to search for documents within a specific Document Library. Currently my search result ...
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Can Sharepoint Search Index Version Comments for Versioned Doc Libraries?

Perhaps I've been looking in all the wrong places, but I've yet to stumble across a definitive answer for this question.
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how sharepoint 2013 view display result from search

If you open any list in SharePoint List, you will see small search box above the list and you can search within the list. So by default when you open view page you will see all items from list and ...
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How to add action/link in SharePoint 2013 Search result for Edit/View Document Library Item

I am working with SharePoint 2013 Search and is working fine. I am looking for a way to add link/action which will redirect user to edit/view page of document. By default result is having document ...
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Moving pages top of the SharePoint search results

We are using SharePoint 2010 search and we would like to see aspx pages on top of the search result. Is that possible and how?
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Cross-site publishing combine remote list into site search

We are working with a cross-site publishing set up and that is all hooked up and working well for navigation and showing the catalog/list of entries on the publishing side. Actually we have two remote ...