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A Search service application provides enterprise search features and functionality. Basic configuration of a Search service application includes configuring a default content access account, an email contact, and content sources.

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AAM with SearchCentre on it's own Web App

Firstly I am looking for an OOTB way on premises for SP2013 - I can do this by hacking around with additional headers. The purpose is to have multiple web apps using AAM all have a single global ...
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incremental crawl takes too long to complete

I have a SharePoint 2010 environment configured for content search with schedule as defined in the screenshot below. from past 1 or 2 months I am facing a very strange issue and unable to get any ...
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Does Continuous crawl start a new crawl on each uploaded document while uploading multiple documents at the same time?

Reading Exam Ref 70-332: Advanced Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013, I made the following finding: Enabling continuous crawling means that search results can appear before a crawl is ...
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Create new Index Component and add it to a clone topology?

I'm in the Search Service Application crawling a file server containing 480k items. The SharePoint Server only have a system disk with 20 GB free space, and there are no other servers available. Upon ...
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Topology error: A failure was reported when trying to invoke a service application

I am getting frequent topology errors on my SP servers: A failure was reported when trying to invoke a service application: EndpointFailure Affected Endpoint: http://app01:32843/...
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Unable to activate my Search Topology

I've been trying to use this PS code, to set up my new Search service application. But I'm failing at activating the SearchTopology When $SearchTopology.Activate() runs it returns the following ...
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force cancel current crawl

Is there a way to fully cancel a search crawl via Powershell or Central Administration? I have a current crawl going and it is sitting at 1209:04:57 for the duration. It has been in the Stopping ...
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Can't remove search service

I am unable to remove a search service application from SharePoint 2013 standard edition farm. I do not fully know what caused it to get into this state, but where it is at is this: Search is "Paused:...
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Take over access rights from file system (SharePoint foundation 2013)

I am experiencing issues with my SharePoint Search Service Application. User A has access rights to Folder A. User B has access rights to Folder B. The default content access account has read only ...
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SharePoint 2016 Search Service

I am installing a SharePoint 2016 farm, 1 webapp and 1 app server. With this in mind I was thinking about where to put the elements of the Search; Admin Component, Query Component, Crawl Component, ...
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2 site collections in the same web app, but only one gets crawled, why?

There is a root web application https://webapp.domain.com And it hosts 2 host-named site collections https://sites.domain.com https://teams.domain.com "webapp" is the Content Source. The crawl ...
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Question About Search Service Application

Very general question here with the possibility of a million answers, but... Why would I need to create a search service application? What can I do with a SSA that can't be done with CSWP/Search ...
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SharePoint search Service Automatically start After “Disable”

I do not want Search functionality in my SharePoint Server. Therefore I wanted to STOP the Search Service. But, when I disable and Stop the Search Service, it automatically start after time of ...
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Enterprise Search - Index Partition Consistently Degrading

I have a single server SharePoint 2013 farm, and use Enterprise Search. The Index Partition keeps degrading. I've seen one instance where it fixed itself, but on every other occasion, I have had to ...
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All query processing components are in 'Failed' status

Error logs on Sharepoint 2013 Search Farm: Microsoft.Ceres.InteractionEngine.Component.FlowHandleRegistry : Exceptions occurred when evaluating the flow. Microsoft.Ceres.Evaluation.DataModel....
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Farm account missing from SPSearchDBAdmin role on all 4 Search Service databases

I have just set up SP2013 Search Services with a topology that spans 2 query servers and 2 index servers. The database servers live on a separate SQL server. Crawling is working but when I try to ...
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Unable to remove Search service applications from the SP Farm

I wanted to remove the existing search service applications in my SP 2013 Farm. For that I directed my juniors to delete the same from central admin, but they could not delete. The entries were still ...
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SharePoint 2019: SSA topology Index Partition shows State Degraded when Windows Service SearchHostController is running as the “services” account

This is a test SharePoint 2019 MinRole farm with 2 servers (1 App with Search, 2 Front-End with Distributed Cache). In Central Administration I see the yellow warning under Index Partition 0 since it ...
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Search Incremental Crawl duration notification?

I would like to find out if it is possible to receive a notification via email or be able to check a status somewhere when an incremental crawl gets stuck running for a duration of time. We typically ...
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How to configure SharePoint Search Service with local accounts?

I want to configure SharePoint Search Service with local accounts. The server is not connected with Active Directory. Also the SharePoint which is installed is a single server farm. I tried to ...
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Index reset needed when adding Crawl Component + CrawlDB?

I've added a second crawl component and a second CrawlDB to my Search Service Application in SP 2010. The topology is online where the second crawl component is attached to the new CrawlDB. Do I ...
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full crawl keeps auto starts even though it is only scheduled for later

I started a full crawl during the day because I created some managed metada columns and needed to have them showing on the search results. After experiencing really slow performance, I stopped it and ...
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Search Application {id} is not ready

I'm using SharePoint 2013 and currently troubleshooting why content isn't getting indexed. When viewing Central Admin > Services on Server, SharePoint Server Search status is "Started" but when ...
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Search Issue when crawling content

I have two web applications using host header. They both use the same Search Service Application and they both are under Local SharePoint sites. I can successfully search content for one web ...
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Advantage and disadvantage of Search Service Application [closed]

What are the advantage and disadvantage of Search Service Application in SharePoint 2013?
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Powershell find applications site collection is using

Is there a way in powershell to find out what Service Apps a site collection is using. Having some trouble with a site collection that was created when we had a faulty Search Service app, created a ...
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Set-SPEnterpriseSearchLinksDatabase : The search application … did not finish loading

I refer to this article to rename Search Service Application Databases. The Administration, Analytics Reporting and Crawl databases are successful but the Links Store databases no work, Set-...
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Getting most searched for terms using C#

Could anyone please help me with an issue I am having, I need to use C# to return the most searched for terms to put into some html. I have an on-premise Standard SharePoint 2013 environment and for ...
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Error when opening Web Analytics reports

I'm not able to open any of the built-in Web Analytics reports in the Search Server 2010 Express edition. In the log file there's an error System.Resources.MissingManifestResourceException: Could ...
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SharePoint Foundation SSA certificate validation error

I am experiencing some issues on my SPF Server. Everytime I search, it takes about 15 seconds or more. I tracked this down to a certificate error. A certificate validation operation took 14581,...
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The difference between services and Service Applications

What is the difference between a service (for example the search service - something like SharepointSearch 15) and a Service Application (for example the Search Service Application in Central ...
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Search Central Admin Service not activated

When I navigate to SharePoint search admin central, I see Errors:
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Popularity Trends report not available

We have to recreate our search service application due to some errors in previous one. But since the change popularity trends report for files started coming empty. We tried to get it through script. ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2013 iFilter for DWG files

We try to use SharePoint SSA to store our DWG files and crawl them. I know that I can simply add the .dwg file extension to the allowed filetypes but we aren't able to search for content inside our ....
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All crawling item return Access is denied for SP2016 single server

I have setup a new SP2016 single server installation for test purpose. Regardless the best practice, I use the setup account as the crawl account for my Search Service Application. After first time ...
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Unable to remove the Search Service Appln Pool from the service accounts Page in SP 2010

In order to remove a search service application, i have tried to remove the search content dbs using powershell mentioned here: https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/lync/en-US/66f664b5-1586-...
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Can't create search service application in powershell

I'm working on creating a SP2013 search service application based on Todd Klindt's work (http://www.toddklindt.com/blog/Lists/Posts/Post.aspx?ID=378). It worked down to the line New-...
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Sharepoint 2013 Full crawl gets stuck

Our company has never performed a full crawl, and wanting to enable the search feature we need to perform a full crawl on the search service application. However after some time and about 8000 items ...
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Search index and SSA only for Task list

I have a web application with n number of site collections and each site collection has a custom Task list and other list. Is it possible to create a search topology to index only the custom Task ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search is not returning result

We are using SharePoint 2013 on-premises enterprise version. The search function on our site not returning results and ending up with no resource found. Before a week it was working fine but now it's ...
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Search Service is not crawling all contents from the restored sites

A new SP farm has been setup and the content databases are restored from another farm. All the setup have been made in the search service application but it is not crawling all the documents from the ...
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Search Service Application with multiple Content Sources having high CPU utilisation but low RAM usage

We have a SharePoint 2013 Farm with 3 tier architecture(1 WFE,1 APP Server & 1 DB Server). We have configured search service application with 3 Content Sources, each linked to one web application. ...
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How to create multiple content source for a webapplicaiton hosting HSNC.

I have a SharePoint farm with one web application That web application have hundreds of host name site collections. web app: rootsite.sp.xyz.com Host site collection: account.sp.xyz.com, finance....
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SharePoint 2016 SSA categories count showing 0

All Categories in Search Service Application shows count zero. Due to this Managed Property is not able to create from Crawled Properties using PowerShell, as here in this case SharePoint category has ...
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Sharepoint Pages Library path

I'm working on creating a Sharepoint dev environment, and am working on setting up the search site. I've restored the content database from the main server, and am a bit confused about paths. I have ...
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Cannot Remove Search Service Application from Sharepoint 2013 Farm

I've been searching with my favorite search engine for a way to completely remove a failed search service application on a new SharePoint 2013 installation with no luck. The error i'm getting ...
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Search Server 2010 Express and random number of results

Issue: The Search page sometimes returns 0 or some results when searching for the same keyword. The 0 results usually happen after a while from the last search or once the crawl is finished. I finally ...
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Separate Search Service Application needed for a separate file share?

I need to have a search screen that will search the contents of one file share only. I want this to be totally separate from the main search. I created a new Search Service Application, crawled my ...
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How to give application pool account permissions to search service application

We all probably know how to give application pool account permissions to search service application through central admin. But i want to do this using Powershell. What will be the Powershell script to ...
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Search service application error in SharePoint 2013

I want to configure search service application in SharePoint 2013. When i go to CA > manage services is shows below view. On the place of started or stopped it shows 'error'. I'm using admin ...