Access is denied. Verify that either the Default Content Access Account has access to this repository, or add a crawl rule to crawl this repository. If the repository being crawled is a SharePoint repository, verify that the account you are using has "Full Read" permissions on the SharePoint Web Application being crawled.

Hello Everyone i am facing this issue and checked with all solutions that are present like

  1. Disable Loopback
  2. Removed all the crawl rules
  3. Did many changes and my site is an HTTPS site I don't know whats the problem please help me.

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Error is telling me that your default content access dont have access to Project Server Web App.

Make Sure the Default Content Access account added into the policy for web app of Project Web app with full read permission.

  • Sir can you please let me know the process please Jun 8, 2016 at 18:26
  • Hello Thanks for the suggestion and now i can crawl it but the problem is i cant crawl like to say www.x1.com\x2\x3 consider that site and can crawl up to x1 but for x1 its showing as The object was not found Jun 8, 2016 at 18:52
  • this is sperate question, if you close this thread by marking it answer and open a new one with details, may be more people will lookinto it.
    – Waqas Sarwar MVP
    Jun 8, 2016 at 19:19

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