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Search not working for one web application but is working for two others

Posted By:      Posted Date: November 16, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
 

I have three web apps: sp2010, teams and projects. I can use the search box to search the scopes of All, This Site and People in the sp2010 and the teams web applications. However, I can only search This Site in the projects web app. The other searches - All and People send me to an error page

I have noticed that the url in the teams web app is http://teams/_layouts/OSSSearchResults.aspx?k=hudson&s=All%20Sites after the search completes and the url in the projects web app is http://projects/Search/Results.aspx?k=hudson&s=All%20Sites.

I have checked and all three web apps have the same settings for Site Actions > Site Collection Administration > Search settings.

One other thing I noticed is that the teams and sp2010 web apps do not have the FAST configuration links under the Site Collection Administration but the projects web apps do. Could it be that search is not working for this web app due to the type of site collection it is? It is using the Team Site Template.

 

Thanks,

 

Dan




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