Improvements to the search function


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Improvements to the search function

There have been a lot of improvements to the search engine in SharePoint Server 2010 and while, of course, many of those changes are behind the scenes, the experience of using search in a SharePoint site has also changed. But search is still everywhere in SharePoint as it's always been. Typically you'll find your search box on the upper-right section of every page. Although if you have shifted your page into a different editing Ribbon mode, you may not see the search box, so make sure you're in Browse mode to look at it.

When you search, SharePoint will still return information from pages, from documents in your sites, and depending on how your administrators have configured it even from external sites and from external sources like shared folders and Exchange public folders. One new feature of the search in SharePoint 2010 is the idea of being able to refine your results. Here, we're actually seeing that our result type includes web pages, PowerPoint, and Word. I can simp...

Improvements to the search function
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Improvements to the search function provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Simon Allardice as part of the SharePoint 2010 New Features

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