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This three-day instructor-led is intended for Search Administrators, Site Collection Administrators and Site Owners who want to improve the end user search experience. The class is an ideal follow up for the SharePoint Server Administrator who has attended “20489 – Developing Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Advanced Solutions” and is looking for more on the daily administration of SharePoint 2013 Search. This class covers the Standard and Enterprise Editions of SharePoint 2013 and Office 365 / SharePoint Online.
SharePoint Search is one of the more ignored areas of SharePoint administration. As Search is often the only way users can find content in a large organization, and as SharePoint 2013 Search is both very powerful and very configurable, Search should be considered one of the more important services in need of formal administration and frequent tuning. While this class will cover the ongoing maintenance of search administration, its focus is on improving the efficiency of your end users in finding “stuff”!
After completing this course, students will be able to:
This course is intended for…
Module 1: SharePoint 2013 Search and the Role of the Search Administrator
This module provides an introduction to the topics covered in the class, introduces SharePoint search terminology and the search infrastructure.
After completing this module, students will be able to:
Module 2: Using Search as an End User
This module explores SharePoint 2013 Search from the point of view of the end user. Topics covered range from basic search through the use of search centers and advanced queries.
Lab: Using Search as an End User
Module 3: Search Administration – Part 1This module covers the use of Central Administration to configure search options only available with on premise SharePoint installations.
Module 4: Search Administration – Part 2
This module covers the configuration search options available in both on premise and online editions of SharePoint 2013.
Lab: Search Administration – Part 2
Module 5: Customizing Search and Search Results Web Pages
This module covers the customization of search and search result pages.
Lab: Customizing Search and Search Results Web Pages
Module 6: Monitoring Search
This module provides an overview of the reports available to monitor search and how to use these reports to improve the user search experience.
This module explores additional ways for administrators and developers to search SharePoint 2013 content.
Before attending this course, students must have: