Category: SharePoint Online

Factors that can affect search outcomes in SharePoint

Factors that can affect search outcomes in SharePoint

Searches from the search bar on a SharePoint Online site can sometimes return unexpected results. My previous post titled 'How the search scope returns search results in SharePoint' explored how the search scope setting can influence results. Searches in SharePoint Online (from sites, hub sites, the end-user SharePoint portal or via Teams) generally produce good results … Continue reading Factors that can affect search outcomes in SharePoint

How the search scope returns search results in SharePoint

How the search scope returns search results in SharePoint

In April 2019, Kerem Yuceturk posted an article on the Tech Community site titled 'Configure modern search results to search all of your organization (rather than the current site'. He stated that '... there is a desire for being able to change the behavior to always search over the whole organization, or across the hub … Continue reading How the search scope returns search results in SharePoint

Changing patterns of office work

Changing patterns of office work

A recent (September 2021) Verge post titled 'File Not Found' by Monica Chin (@mcsquared96) noted how pre-defined storage locations for digital content have become mostly redundant for the younger generation that grew up using Google to find content - 'the concept of file folders and directories, essential to previous generations’ understanding of computers, is gibberish … Continue reading Changing patterns of office work