Fast Search for Sharepoint 2010 Junior developer/consultant
matteolenzo ha scritto 14 articoli per FAST Search 4 SharePoint 2010

Session at Sharepoint Saturday Italy @Rome – Sharepoint Search

Sharepoint Saturday Italy @Rome – SharePoint Search from Matteo Lenzo by Matteo Lenzo and Stefano Paterno Annunci

SharePoint Saturday Italy

Ebbene si, ho partecipato all’ #spsitaly, portando una sessione sulla Search di SharePoint e sulla sua storia; abbiamo chiaccherato un pò di FAST SEARCH, e abbiamo chiuso il tutto con la nuova Search di SharePoint 2013.. Spero di non aver annoiato nessuno.. Grazie a Stefano Paterno con cui ho condiviso questa esperienza, a tutti gli … Continua a leggere

FastSearch Demotion with FS4SP-PowerShell

If you have to globally demote a type of document in your fast search results, you can do it via FS4SP powershell with a pretty cool function called “AddPromotedExpression”. AddPromotedExpression takes in input your FQL expression applying it to all the query submitted in FAST. Here the powershell lines: $SettingGroup = Get-FASTSearchSearchSettingGroup -name “GUID of … Continua a leggere

FAST pills #4 : Crawling User Profile

If you don’t like to get an access denied error message when you crawl the user profile at root sps3://sp2010 or you hate to search people and find 0 results, you have to grant to the Default Content Access Account permissions to the User Profile Service Application. Go to the Service Applications page, click on User … Continua a leggere

Previewing Video and Foto in Fast Search results

Recently I had the need to build a custom FAST Search results page to allow users to preview videos and photo files stored in SharePoint and display them or inline with a silverlight player or with our custom application page. I’ve done this following these steps: -Create Managed Property mapped to a crawled property for the identification … Continua a leggere

BCS for FAST Crawler…Assembly and LobSystem ERROR

Ci ha salvato la vita… il grande Jasper!!! dopo ogni deploy di un Model sul servizio BCS, è necessario(almeno fino a prova contraria) indicargli il nuovo lobSystem by powershell per non incappare nel seguente errore: “‘Microsoft.SharePoint.BusinessData.SystemSpecific.DotNetAssembly.DotNetAssemblySystemUtility’ requires the assembly to be uploaded.. —> System.InvalidOperationException: Assembly was requested for LobSystem with Name ‘Company.Projects.Contoso.BCSLobSystem’, but this assembly … Continua a leggere

FAST notes #2— 404 HTTPNOTFOUND for some Sharepoint Sites!!

I recently came across a Crawler Error: 404-HTTPNOTFOUND for some sharepoint sites, that were actually reached by browser. I gave an Index Reset in my Search Application; for ensure that data remains in sync I used my Microsoft.FASTSearch.Powershell snapin for clear the content collection “Clear-FASTSearchContentCollection -name sp” Then a full crawl resolve my issue!! No More 404.. Nice.. 🙂

Pipeline Extensibility: Adding custom “stage”

“The item processing pipeline in FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint performs various tasks, such as text extraction, language detection, and tokenization to prepare an item from a content source for indexing and searching.Some applications may require extensions to the item processing. You can generate additional searchable metadata from the content. The pipeline extensibility interface … Continua a leggere

FAST notes #1 – Error in search service applications

FAST notes #1— I don’t know why, but when you get this kind of errors “QI for IEnumVARIANT failed on the unmanaged server..etc” or “Retrieving the COM class factory…etc” for everything you click in your FAST service applications, run an always good IISRESET on the Crawler Component of your farm..It’s a temporary fix   😉

FAST pills #3 : Show all properties in results page

There’s a way to see all the properties shows in your search results pages??? YES.. 🙂 i normally use to modify the xslt code of the results web part, but remember to save the old one.. Just copy and paste this: <?xml version=”1.0″ encoding=”UTF-8″?> <xsl:stylesheet version=”1.0″ xmlns:xsl=”http://www.w3.org/1999/XSL/Transform”&gt; <xsl:output method=”xml” version=”1.0″ encoding=”UTF-8″ indent=”yes”/> <xsl:template match=”/”> <xmp><xsl:copy-of … Continua a leggere