1

SharePoint 2013 Standard server.

We have a a distributed file system (DFS) which I want to crawl.

I use a UNC path like:

\\machine1234\Departments\HR

The account that runs the crawler can access it. I tested by logging in with that account and pasting the above path into explorer.

I run the a full crawl and get the following error message:

The object was not found

I run with and without proxy, same difference. Any ideas?

2
  • Is the target server Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2012 R2? Jan 9, 2016 at 13:53
  • Both DFS and SharePoint run on Windows 2008 R2 Jan 14, 2016 at 12:55

1 Answer 1

0

It turned out the crawling account needs read and write access

1
  • You can add some more brief description to your answer.
    – Asad Refai
    Jan 20, 2016 at 13:05

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service and acknowledge you have read our privacy policy.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.