Questions tagged [refiner]

An element for adding accuracy to search results. Refiners are typically categories of result types that a user can select to include or exclude to tailor the search results to their specific goal.

55 questions with no upvoted or accepted answers
Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
33
votes
1answer
931 views

Hierarchical Refiner User Profile Property

We have a requirement to be able to have a refiner in People search that refines in an hierarchical way. Let's say we have A custom User Profile Property called "Organisation" bound to a TermSet "...
4
votes
0answers
183 views

Custom Value refiners in SharePoint 2016 API

We have SP 2016 On Premises Search . In our search results, When we search for any query- we have refiner that counts the number of items in the specified Range. But, Is it possible to sum the values ...
3
votes
0answers
78 views

Refiner value lost when entering keyword search

I'm bringing the user to a search result page by passing a search refiner from the previous page. The refiner is showing checked as it should. Also the search results are refining as it should. The ...
3
votes
0answers
33 views

Consolidate search refiners

Is it possible to consolidate refiners in search on a SharePoint Online site into a single value, i.e. MA, Mass, Massachusetts would consolidate into Mass. I think it's a dictionary, but when trying ...
3
votes
0answers
116 views

Refiner showing on 15 items

In my search refiner I am getting on 15 Item and sorting also not working. Even after I have changed Maximum number limit to 999. And Sort by: Name, Direction: Ascending
3
votes
2answers
2k views

Filter multiple Content Search Web Parts with a refiner web part?

I have two Content Search web parts and a refiner web part on a web part page. I would like one CSWP to display list items from one list and the other CSWP to display documents from a document ...
2
votes
0answers
92 views

How to exclude the null values in SharePoint search REST API

I am using the SharePoint search api to get the documents from the libraries. I have a managed property call L1DTI corresponding to a custom column. Now I do not want the search results where this ...
2
votes
1answer
320 views

Add filters/refiners to CQWP webpart

I am on SharePoint Online environment, As a high level summary, we currently have pages that use a PageQueryString as a filter for a CQWP. However, from the results that are displayed within the web ...
2
votes
2answers
3k views

Querystring parameter in content search webpart ignored when using refiners

I've put a content search webpart on a page together with some refiners. The items in the content search webpart are filtered by a query string parameter (name: tag) path:"https://abcdefgh.sharepoint....
2
votes
0answers
584 views

O365 search managed property mapping issue

I have an issue with mapping managed property to existing crawled property. I am pretty confident in search configuration but this just seems not to work on O365 (working on-prem). I want to create a ...
1
vote
0answers
60 views

Passing Parameters to Search box for Refined Results

Couldn't find a similar request before. Is there a way to pass a parameter (page metadata column) value to the Search box so that it applies the metadata column value as a Refiner in the Search ...
1
vote
0answers
32 views

“Other” textbox in Refiner does not work

I have a refiner that maps on a taxonomy column. Teh refiner show the taxonomy items and I can "refine" them perfectly. Now I saw the input field below the taxonomy refiner When I enter the same ...
1
vote
1answer
457 views

How do I add a refinementFilter to remove results with null in certain fields?

I am trying to filter results from a JSOM KeywordQuery people search to only include people who have a "Department" listed, but it's still returning everyone, with and without departments. I think I ...
1
vote
0answers
260 views

Custom Refiners Appear Empty

I have multiple site collections filled with documents. One site collection only hosts the search center (no documents here). On every site collection (except the search site), the same site columns ...
1
vote
1answer
224 views

Search Refinement web part refines empty results when clicking authors from “Show More”

I am using search refinement web part to refine search results web part results. When clicking the author from search refinement web part can refines results but after clicking show more authors and ...
1
vote
1answer
407 views

“taxid” crawled property not being generated from provisioned taxonomy field

I am trying to provision a few site columns to be used by a metadata term store. So far, I can CRUD list items and choose terms for each taxonomy field I have in my list. Now I am trying to build a ...
1
vote
1answer
83 views

display template not displaying in choose refiners

I have created a display template using this link https://www.eliostruyf.com/part-1-create-first-search-refiner-control-template/ I have uplodated the html in the master page catalog display ...
1
vote
0answers
27 views

Search Schema Categories are empty

I am having some issue with refiners and I noticed that the categories are empties. There is a way to add them manually or that means SharePoint has some issue?
1
vote
0answers
680 views

SharePoint 2013 get refiners content with JavaScript

Hi I managed to get refiners using JavaScript but now I am trying to get the content of each of them. This is what I have, thank you. RefinerName Item1 (2) file1.txt (Contents I am trying to get) ...
1
vote
1answer
400 views

Make list item title refinable

I have a set of project sites in Sharepoint 2013 on premises, each of which contains a list of content type Project details. This content type contains columns for Project Name, Project Manager and ...
1
vote
0answers
181 views

After adding a managed property in Query Text the Refiners disappear in Build your query tab

I have the following query: path:{Site.URL} ContentTypeId:0x0102* clsStartDate>{Today-1} and when I use it in the Query Text of Content Search Web Part, the Refiners in the refiners tab disappear. ...
1
vote
1answer
652 views

Using a termset as Refiner without Search Result Web part

I am working on a SharePoint on-premise environment, and following is the scenrio I want to achieve; I want to add a refinement web part to a page (without Search Result Web Part) which contains one ...
1
vote
0answers
55 views

Refiners based on managed properties

I had a situation before where I could link meta data / site columns with managed properties to use is as a refiner in my search center. I created the search center subsite under the root site ...
1
vote
0answers
131 views

How to fix errors in Sharepoint search (no refiners found)

SharePoint version: 2013 (not office 365 ) I have a SharePoint site that I built about a month ago. I am the administrator of the site. The sites function is to track changes to remote sites in our ...
1
vote
0answers
129 views

Using KQL in the updateRefinersJSON method

After weeks of searching I have been unable to find any documentation as to how to pass KQL values through the updateRefinersJSON method. I know there is a Boolean flag for KQL but nothing specifies ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

Search date refiner with future dates

The OOTB search refiners for dates all seem to assume that there are only dates from the past up to today. If I have a RefinableDate with future dates they all get piled up on an interval labeled "...
1
vote
0answers
113 views

Sharepoint Online 2013 Global Managed Property (refiner)

In my scenario i have programmatically created site collections by csom. Everything works fine right now. My problem is i want to manage search schema from one root site. I have customized search ...
1
vote
0answers
409 views

Adding javascript after click event of the refiners (display template question)

I want to execute my javascript code postrender of my refiners. I have done that by using this: ctx.OnPostRender = []; ctx.OnPostRender.push(ctx, function () { mycode(); }); This all ...
1
vote
0answers
870 views

Pre-selected Refiners

I have a Search Center set up with a number of refiners. One of the refiners for the items returned identifies whether a document is considered archived or not. It is required that a user can search ...
1
vote
0answers
745 views

Using SharePoint 2013 Geolocation Field as a Search “Distance” Refiner

Does anyone know of any working examples of using the new Geolocation field as a SharePoint 2013 search refiner? We would like to tag items with their location and then enable end-users to filter ...
0
votes
1answer
18 views

Showing refined list of subsites via search results web part based on most clicked subsites

I am working with SharePoint online classic site collection. Using a search results web part on a search page, I am displaying a list of subsites using following query: (path:https://****....
0
votes
1answer
95 views

Search REST API - An unknown error occurred

Wondering if you could help me please, I am currently calling the SharePoint rest search api with a number of parameters as below: GET: https://tenant.sharepoint.com/sites/sitecol/_api/search/query? ...
0
votes
1answer
24 views

new refiner in peopleresults.aspx

I followed this guide to add a refiner for peopleresults.aspx http://nikcharlebois.com/creating-custom-search-refiners-in-office-365-using-term-sets/ The idea is that there is a list where a taxonomy/...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

Customising SharePoint Refiners to include “All”

I have a sharepoint site with a choice site column "Depot". This site column has the following choices: All Depots Brisbane Stapylton Sunshine Coast This site column is used as a Refiner in their ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

Refinement filter in SP-online search query

I have a string attribute WorkPhone in SP user profiles which has format like this: "+123 45-633-2153" I made a query which search by phone extension (user inputs last 4 digits and it returns user ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

How to pass a refiner between search verticals

I know that typically a search vertical is a different result source, but that being said I can't figure how to pass a selected refiner from the refinement web part. Thanks.
0
votes
1answer
491 views

How to pass refiners in query string?

I would like to pass a refiner value from one page to the search page using query string. The refiner's name is: services. How do I construct the query string? I found this, but it does not make any ...
0
votes
0answers
114 views

Programmatically add refinement filter to a Search refiner

I'm following this tutorial: https://www.eliostruyf.com/part-5-search-refiner-control-methods-explained/ Everytime I run this, it alters the ribbon bar so that I can't "Stop Editing" the page that I'...
0
votes
1answer
36 views

Need Hierarchical Skills Results using Search Refiner WP and Term Stores

Hi and thanks in advance. I have the OOTB People > Skills term store. Users can add/edit their skills using Delve and then I want to push these skills as multi-item refiners on a people search page. ...
0
votes
1answer
36 views

Some Content Search web parts have RefinableString01 available, and some don't. Can someone tell me how to get it available universally?

I have Content Search web parts on several different pages (SPO). In the Refiners list, sometimes the RefinableString01 is available, and sometimes it isn't. Can anyone tell me how to make it ...
0
votes
0answers
35 views

results page in search center (sharepoint online): is the refiner parameter Site so long that it overlaps?

Is there someone here that can tell me if in their non branded (not formatted) Results page in the sharepoint.com/search site collection if you add as a refiner the Site collection url (I think it is ...
0
votes
1answer
289 views

“No values found” for search refiners SharePoint 2013 On premises

I am trying to create new search refiner in SP2013 on-premises environment.We are referring MSDN article for refiner creation. When we try to add the refiner to the refinement web part we get a ...
0
votes
1answer
68 views

Use Search API to get all discussion items with null ParentItemID

I'm using a Sharepoint Discussion Board, and trying to display search results on my page, displaying only the items, without the replies. I tried only getting results without a ParentItemID by adding ...
0
votes
0answers
132 views

How to add search refiner webpart in master page

I have created a custom search page and added search refiner webpart in it. I want to to get a refiner webpart under the current navigation. I tried it with css but as new items add in current ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Search refinement “No values found” Sharepoint Online

I have multiple custom fields that I have mapped to the RefineableString fields. All of them are set to a "Multi-value Refinement Item". In the Sample Values I get "No values found". Refinement is ...
0
votes
1answer
36 views

Refinements on a string field

Can I split the value in a string field for the refinements? For example If I have values on a string field that looks like: "ABC,DEF" when I apply the refinements to that field I obtain "ABC,DEF" as ...
0
votes
1answer
897 views

Sharepoint 2013 - Search files into File Share (content source) with filtering by folders

I crawled content that is on stored on file server (File Share - content source in SharePoint Server) and i get the results in SharePoint search. Everything is fine but i need to have some kind of ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Add display field to people search results

I can't find a clear answer on how to add fields to a people search result. Currently it displays position and department. How do I add additional fields to appear under the person searched?
0
votes
1answer
165 views

Search refiner filters displayed in a popup window

We have too many filter values in the Search refiner, and the requirement is that instead of the user scrolling down so many refiners, they should be able to see them in a pop up window when they ...
0
votes
1answer
169 views

FileType Refiner with BCS Content Source does't work

I've installed the file connector sample from MS (link). Everything seems ok and the search is working well. But I can't get the FileType refiner working. What I've done yet: Changed the mime type ...