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How to create content sources which are already included in others ?

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 02, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
Hi there, I have a problem to set up content source for search. Here is the situtation: I want to search siteA, siteB, and when I tried to create a content source with SharePoint type it says the url already included in some existing content source. I think it's been in the default one named as "Local Office SharePoint Server sites".  If I chose type of Web Site, it creates the content source but can't crawl with some errors. I want to create scopes for siteA, siteB and siteA and siteB combinded, then how can I configure these? Thanks in advance.   allan

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