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SharePoint 2013 search not working - OOTB

I had this same issue recently. Search has encountered a problem that prevents results from being returned held the solution that worked for me: Basically it appears the search index partition ...
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Search SharePoint user profile by property using rest?

Yes, it is possible, but you need to use slightly different approach. You can use search in order to filter users by profile property. Normally core profile properties are mapped to corresponding ...
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Why can't I edit the Refinablestring managed properties?

From Site Collection Administration go to "Search Schema" in the "Site Collection Administration column. Here the settings can be edited. It turned out that we clicked the (very similar) "Schema" in ...
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Search Topology Issues

IMO, You need to try one more time on changing the Search Topology. The following list provides an overview of the tasks involved to change from the default search topology, without any content in ...
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KQL - No Search Result For Exact Match ( '=' ) On Custom Property

The reason why exact matching would not work is because of what the OWSUSER field consists of in terms of data. A typical OWSUSER field contains the following elements for a user, say [email protected]:...
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How to get Lookup ID from Search API with REST

I don't think it's possible. However, you could add the ID as a "column to show" in the List: after which you will have a corresponding crawled property: which you then can map to a managed property ...
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SharePoint 2013 REST API - Is it possible to filter list by rich text column?

Apologies for previously erroneous and misleading answer This is known issue. You cant filter data on rich text fields using $filter. It is present on 2013 On Premise and SharePoint online as well. ...
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How to resolve "Your search cannot be completed because no Search service is available. Contact your administrator for more information."?

Add the Microsoft.Office.Server.Search.Query reference to your solution Then in your code behind, use this reference as the following using Microsoft.SharePoint; using Microsoft.Office.Server....
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How to get current search query in a search page

You can get the Search Query Val by Using Search OOB Object. Srch.ScriptApplicationManager.get_current().queryGroups['Default'].dataProvider.get_currentQueryState().k
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Even after delete subsite, search still shows results from deleted site

You will need to perform full crawl. This will remove deleted sites from search. To crawl content that is defined in a particular content source, take the following steps: Go to Central ...
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Sharepoint word search

Unfortunately you can't do this in SharePoint search. There is no method to search for terms within terms in SharePoint unless it is the first term as suffix wildcards are not supported. If you know ...
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SharePoint Online - SharePoint Search returns with incorrect titles of the document

We noticed this in our tenant. To fix this, we: Went into the search settings of SPO Central Administration Went to Manage Schema Search for the managed property Title Move MetaDataExtractor to ...
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incremental crawl takes too long to complete

Most of your incremental crawls do have a massive amount of Security Updates (last column). If the number of Security-Updates decreases, your crawls finish much faster. Question: Why do security ...
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Indexing a network shared drive

You can add a new content source and specify to index a file share here (Search Service Application > Content Sources > New Content Source). Make sure that your default content access account has ...
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Search Query Rules

$web = Get-SPweb http://sharePoint $own = "SPSite" #Possible values are SPWeb, SPSite, SSA. SSA does not need a spweb object $ssa = Get-SPEnterpriseSearchServiceApplication #$srchObjOwn = New-Object ...
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Search Keyword Query - Site URL with space in Path not working

Find the solution. Use the Site in place of Path: Site:"https://contoso.sharepoint.com/Test site 1/" FileType:doc* Searchable site properties
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Crawled Properties missing in Powershell but show in Central Admin

For SharePoint 2016 you can take implicit search crawled properties through Search Service Application proxy. $crawledPropertyName = "Crawled property name" $searchApplicationName = "Search ...
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Is there any drawback if i created a duplicate new Managed Property inside my Search Service which have a user friendly Title

Your approach is valid. Creating duplicate managed properties : 1) does not affect performance, it does not slow down search 2) it will not result in duplicate search results. There is no harm or ...
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Disabling items in search (time)

Yes, it requires performing incremental Crawl. it's enough to reflect your new list search settings. Incremental crawl covers the below scenarios, Adding new document/item. Edit document/item ...
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Can I sort my sites using their Title inside my content search web part

The title of a site (the one present on (/_layouts/15/prjsetng.aspx page) resides in a crawled property called ows_SiteName. You should map it to a RefinableStringxx managed property(see below screen ...
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How i can do a case-insensitive sort inside my content search web part

In SharePoint Search, it will sort Character with "A-Z" then "a-z", it is by design, because Lower Case character will have a larger ASCII value compare with Upper Case character. SharePoint Search ...
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Can I add an HTML 5 element to an .aspx page?

The search box is a server-rendered control, so you can't just redefine the HTML inside it. But, you can use jQuery to just apply the focus after page load. Drop a Script Editor web part onto the ...
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Is there a way to create classic pages on modern sites with Sharepoint Online?

From your description, it seems that you want to use both the modern pages and classic pages in SharePoint Online. If yes, I think you can achieve that via he following steps. a. Navigate to a ...
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In a search display template, is there a search property available for the actual text (k=...) in Srch.U or any of the search objects?

You can retrieve it from the DataProvider object. Which is accessible from within your display template. ctx.DataProvider.get_currentQueryState() This returns an object which gives you the whole ...
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Searching Users in AD through REST in sharepoint?

You can use following end-point. It can search users from all directories. var userSearchSuggestionEndpoint = "/_api/SP.UI.ApplicationPages.ClientPeoplePickerWebServiceInterface....
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Sharepoint Search not displaying values from a list

After going through your question(which I must say well described), I figured out that only thing which you have to do is to create a custom Result Type and specify the display template(which you ...
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SharePoint 2016 - Hybrid Search with multiple environments

Yes, this is one of the great value propositions for Hybrid Search. Rather than maintain a central farm that crawls (over the WAN) the other farms, you can have each farm crawl independently and push ...
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Exclude allitems.aspx from search results

I had gone through the same exercise and a good post by Mikael Svenson on doing just that helped me. If you append -contentclass:STS_List_* to your query template within the query rule or result ...
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SharePoint mechanism to build the site columns’ internal names, list site names, crawl properties & managed properties names

If there is issue of as per you said in the HINT. Then, Try to create columns Software Development Risk/Issue Own‌​‌​‌​‌‌​er and Software Development Own‌​‌​‌​er without any space or special ...
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Sharepoint - JS Link - How to render search box in a custom list?

To display a standard list view control which contains pivot menu, inline search control and etc. RenderTableHeader function from sp.clienttemplates.js is intended. That means that when the list ...
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