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Sharepoint 2013 search in Picture libray searchwords don't work

Posted on 2014-04-07
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I have a Standard app for Pictures.
In the app are 2 standardfields with description and searchwords.
But the search don't work at this fields.
How to inclue this both fields into the search?
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Question by:ebertsys
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by:Mohit Nair
ID: 39983097
Have you configured Search service in SharePoint ? Is your site search working ?
Check in your search results whether those pictures are crawled.
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by:ebertsys
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the pictures are crawled.
The filename of the picture is show in result.
But not the description field and not the field for searchwords.
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by:Mohit Nair
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I am not so sure about 2013 but can you navigate to the settings of this app where you can find an option called "Indexed columns". Previous versions when it was a library we had this option through which fields can also be indexed. If you find this or relevant to this option then put a check on those fields and it should crawl.
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by:ebertsys
ID: 39990923
tx for addvice.
But These filds are not selectable.
But thats the way i think.
u know to add These field to the dropdownlist of the items?
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by:Mohit Nair
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Not sure as I havent seen it  so cant picturize about adding fields to dropdownlist. Attach a screenshot may be i can help.
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by:ebertsys
ID: 39991073
picture_fields
the dropdownlist i can't fetch.
but the entries are:
picturewidth
picturehigh
check out from
create
create from
title
Version


but not descrition or keywordfield?
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Mohit Nair earned 500 total points
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Check this link.
http://office.microsoft.com/en-in/sharepoint-server-help/manage-lists-and-libraries-with-many-items-HA102771361.aspx#_Create_a_simple
Over here I found how to configure index columns. If your picture library is what I assumed you should get through this.
Read the column Create a simple or compound index and Create or modify a filtered view based on column indexes.
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by:ebertsys
ID: 39993940
tx for help
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