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  1. Support for page query variables in the REST API

    Site and user query variables work well in the REST API but Page variables like {Page.URL} or {Page.<FieldName>} doesn't.
    Please add support for Page query variables in the REST API.

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  2. Rank search results

    You need to sort and rank search results by match likelihood like the rest of the internet!! Not in alphabetical order by filename. If I search for "Employee onboarding" and there's a file titled "Employee and staff onboarding", that needs to be ranked higher than a freaking word doc titled "i am literally garbage" with the words onboarding and employee somewhere IN it. This is basic web stuff, guys. Google Drive has been doing this since 2007.

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  3. Enable crawling file contents with no extension in URL when the Content-Type is properly set

    [Content Source Type: Web site]
    Files even with no extension in URL (like "http://xxxx.com/files/12345") should be crawled successfully when the Content-Type in the HTTP response header is properly set.

    When we crawl (docx, xlsx, pptx, pdf) files which include no extension in URL, the following crawl log was output and failed to identify the file format.
    "The filtering process could not load the item. This is possibly caused by an unrecognized item format or item corruption."
    The same result is obtained when the Content-Type in the HTTP response header is properly set.

    In the Diagnostic logging, we can…

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  4. Search correction

    Hello team. In search line after entering MR showing all MR for one patient -which is good, but after you archived it there si still visit shows , which is make no sence and confusing me which MR to use. Can we see just MR on active patients and not archived or deleted?

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  5. Remove osssearchresults.aspx / WSS Search

    Since WSS is an SKU is dead, can you remove the WSS Search results page?
    Currently it appears to be the default option which causes a lot of grief.

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  8. More ADA / Screen Reader Context on the Search Page

    When using a screen reader and navigating from the SharePoint search page to another page and back to the search page the SharePoint search page does not read out which result source (All, Sites, Files, People, or News) that it is currently on and it has caused come confusion.

    If we could add more context for what exactly a user has on the search page that would be very much appreciated. If you need help in testing usability / function of the page please feel free to reach out.

    Thank you.

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  9. Add the option to customize the notifications generated by Sharepoint (noreply@sharepoint.com)

    If a user is deleted, the sharepoint notification center generates an email indicating that another user will be able to continue accessing the site. It also generates a message that indicates that you have to communicate with the administrators to make the change.

    I want to be able to customize this mail.

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  10. Under Sharepoint On-Premesis Search preview, pagination option only available for Powerpoint documents. Need this for word, ppt docuemnts.

    Under Sharepoint On-Premesis Search preview, pagination option only available for Powerpoint documents. Need this for word, ppt docuemnts.
    PPTX files are the only ones where we can page through them with the next and previous buttons. The default experience for work files is to scroll through the document using a scroll wheel. Not all computers or devices have a scroll wheel so a paging button might be a better option.

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  11. Search API annotations for queries and results

    Queries are processed internally. For example the query is tokenized, lemmatized, word breaker is applied, synonyms, white-/blacklisting, etc. To understand what happens with a query we have to scour through ULS logs today.

    The search API should include an annotation list that explains each step and modification that is done to a query. Similarly all modifications done to results should also be annotated. This was a feature in FAST ESP prior to SP2013.

    The API can be extended with annotations without breaking compatibility with the current API. It will be an invaluable tool for developers and admins as part of…

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  12. Anonymous user can’t use search function in Sharepoint

    We are going to implement Office 365 and would like to use Sharepoint also for anonymous files sharing, providing (like DropBox, Box.com, etc). We have found out there is missing search function in e.g. document library for anonymous users. There will be thousands photos and videos of our products and without search features it is confusing for customers. Thank you.

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    Yousra tamaloust

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  15. Classic Search - People Status indicators don't display in Chrome

    In SPO we're employing Classic Search as we wait for refiners for modern search. We're including the People vertical. In Chrome the user status indicators do not work to show whether people are busy, free, away etc. This functionality is useful across the entire Microsoft ecosystem. Please fix!

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  16. Make updating your preferred language faster.

    Currently if a user wants to update his/her preferred language it can take up to 24 hours to be applied.

    Usually it is new users that have to do this and it doesn't help to convince them that this is a modern platform.

    In an easy world you can prefill the language for the user or script it but this is not always possible in real world scenario's.

    It shouldn't be that hard to apply this instantly.

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  17. Include 'Private' Office 365 Group sites in a Content Search Web Part query

    When using a Content Search Web Part to list all sites to which you have access (i.e. https://yourdomain.sharepoint.com/sites/XXXX), only Team Sites and 'Public' Office 365 Group sites are exposed. Groups marked as 'Private' should also be retrieved assuming the logged-in user has access, the same way a standard Team Site is handled.

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  18. screenshot

    it would be better if you add some screenshot ,and some tutorial videos to be more clear

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  19. Want to custamize the communication site search page .

    Want to custamize the communication site search page . If not , atleast i should have the settings to redirect to search center site from the modern page (redirection works only in classic pages now)

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  20. Need a sorting function for selecting view of attachment files in Planner

    I can choose ascending order for Name or modified date in the SharePoint document view: click Add attachment > SharePoint on Task view in Planner. The order would be reset if I open the SPO documents view next time, so I would like to keep the order to be stable.

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