Search Server Documentation on MSDN

If you're interested in learning more about the federation features in Search Server Express then head on over to MSDN and check out these articles;

Federated Search Overview

Architecture Guidance for Building Federated Search Connectors

Federated Search Connector Sample (for federating to SQL Server)

Creating a Custom Federated Search Web Part with a Credentials UI

Location Definition File Schema Reference


We also have several Discussion Forums for questions and advice (including one on federation);

Search Server Express Forums

Report a Bug

Known Bugs and Workarounds

Frequently Asked Questions

Feature Requests

Installation, Configuration and Administration

Developers and Customization



Richard Riley
Senior Technical Product Manager
Microsoft Corp.

Comments (2)
  1. Haroon Suleman says:

    Are there any known issues with nested group permissions in Search Server 2008 beta. For example creating a local file access group on the server and adding AD domain groups to that local group.

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