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Posted By:      Posted Date: August 29, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
Hi,Whenever i do search on This Site or This list my search results are redirected to OSSSearchResults.aspx page.Which is fine but i want to edit the page. Strangely i dont see EDIT PAGE option from the site action drop down. Can some one help me how to get EDIT page option on OSSSearchResults.aspx page.Thanks.Munna

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