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In SP2013 you also need to run New-SPEnterpriseSearchFileFormat see HOW TO: Implement a custom iFilter in SharePoint 2013
Just went through this issue with Microsoft last week. You'll need to go into Central Admin > Manage Service Applications Then you'll have to delete and re-provision your Search Service Application. More info on reprovisioning using PowerShell can be found here.
I dont know what is default retention period of the crawl logs. But using the SearchServiceApplication.CrawlLogCleanupIntervalInDays you can set it to as per your requirement. this method have both get and sets, which may help you to get existing cleanup. http://sharepoint-community.net/profiles/blogs/large-msscrawlurllog When a crawler cannot find an ...
As the error suggests, increase the time out value from Search Administration Page Central Administration -> Manage Service Applications -> Search Service Application Farm Search Administration Timeout change value Another option is by changing the IE proxy settings Internet options Connections LAN Settings Uncheck Automatically detect Settings Save. ...
Please check the ULS log with the Search ID. You might find more information in the Logs. I faced a similar issue, and after checking the ULS logs, I found that 'ExcludeFromSummary' is mis-configured. Check this article if it helps - http://spdeveloper.co.in/sharepoint2013/search-crawl-content-processing-pipeline-failed.aspx
You can define crawler impact rules so you can reduce the load SharePoint will put on an external site. What type of content? Is this static HTML pages or something different? You may want to be sure your crawler is also configured to crawl complex URL's. You can also adjust the SharePoint crawler timeouts and retry events - but these are server settings ...
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