SharePoint Search 2013 – Changing the default search operator from AND to OR – Part 2

Hi Back on that investigation on how to change the default AND operator (free text search) to OR. We saw in Part 1 that we could wrap the {searchboxQuery} with the ANY() operator in the Search Results WP. This presented a strong restriction in terms of supporting more complex queries in the search box. In…


SharePoint Search 2013 – Changing the default search operator from AND to OR – Part 1

In 2013, you may want to change the default AND search operator between search terms to an OR. Requirement: emulate an ANY() query by default. …   The quickest (and dirty) way  to do it is to change it in the search results web part properties.   Step by Step Edit the WP properties Hit…


Hello World SharePoint 2013 !

As you have seen already Search in SharePoint 2013 Preview has been released. Check out the page : http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj163951(v=office.15).aspx  for more details.   There are plenty of new things for developers like Query Web Service deprecation, REST support, SQL syntax support removed, KQL enhancements, Search CSOM etc…   I’m looking forward to see how developers would embrace building Apps…