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Create Search index in Sitefinity

How to Create Search Index in Sitefinity

Search index is used for defining different sets of content that has to be searched leveraging the internal search engine of your website. For configuring the websites internal search, you need to define the search index first, then place the Search results widget and Search widget at someplace on the website. 

To create a search index, follow these steps:
Step 1: Dashboard > Administration  > Search indexes 
Step 2: Click on create a search index 
             Give title and contents and sites also  
 Step 3: Click on create this search index 
 Step 4: Now open page in edit mode on which you want to put that searchindex 
              drag and drop search  widget from RHS 
              It will ask to select which searchindex
              Then select your searchindex from dropdown
              And also it ask's select a page  to display the search results 
              Select page like below

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Step 5: After selecting both click on save button
             You can click on advanced for your requirement
Step 6: Publish your page and view

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