Tag Info

New answers tagged

2

I think this is the correct way of doing it. Copying the data from Old List to new List using datasheet view would have made copying data easy, but datasheet view is not available in External list. You can create a console application or PowerShell script which will read data from old list and insert it into new External list.


0

I had a similar issue and while I hope you can find a better solution mine was as follows: I created an external content type for just the values/ID's that should be in the drop down. I then created an external list for just these values/ID's (call this the "Drop down List") I then modified the new and edit aspx forms (for my actual external list ...


0

Below Code worked for me public Vendor[] GetVendors(string strFilter) { string siteName = "http://myappserver.com/myname/"; string webName = "Susite2"; string listName = "Vendors List"; string fieldTitle = "Title"; List<Vendor> listVendor = new List<Vendor>(); ...


0

I ended up disabling throttling for BCS for now. To do this, I used PowerShell: Instructions I don't like this solution. When I find some bandwidth, I will instead change my query and BDC model to use indexing.


0

I Got the Solution. Above issue is resolved by adding ListElement and ItemElement in mapping of crawled properties box.


0

Did you map the crawled properties in the Search Service Application or the Site? BCS Properties can only be mapped in the SSA, even though they appear in the Site and Site Collection mapping them at that scope does not work. I have not seen the issue with null values, I would troubleshoot the RootFinder for the entity.


1

Provided that BCS is connected to the web service and not to the DB directly, you should not need to worry about any changes at all.


0

I had to look and see how I did this. (Not saying it's the right way, but it works.) I created a Queryable Managed Property called BCSEntityName and mapped it to the Business Data crawled property EntityName. In my case the entity name returns "Customers". (OH, and all of my BCS Managed Properties are in the SSA not the Site Collection, BCS Properties ...


1

Try the following. Set "Which source should results match?" to "All Sources". Under "Show more conditions", select ContentSource contains any of (Your Content Source Name). Also ensure your display template is selected at the bottom.



Top 50 recent answers are included