Configure additional features for the Search Core Results Web Part (FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint)


Applies to: FAST Search Server 2010

The Search Core Results Web Part in FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint has some additional features that enable you to enhance the search results.

  1. Verify that the user account that is performing this procedure is a member of the Designers group.

  2. On the Search Center site, enter a search word and then click Search.

  3. On the Search Results page, click the Site Actions menu, and then click Edit Page.

  4. In the Search Core Results Web Part, click the edit arrow to display the web part menu and then click Edit Web Part.

  5. Use the information in the following table:

To do this Perform these actions

Show thumbnail preview for Word documents

Under Display Properties, select Enable Thumbnail Preview for Word.

Show document preview for PowerPoint documents

Under Display Properties, select Enable Document Preview for PowerPoint.

Enable the Did you mean feature

Under Results Query Options in Display Properties, select Suggest from the Enable Spellchecking menu.

Enable options when a search returns zero results

Under Results Query Options, select one or more of the following options Resubmit With Spellcheck, Resubmit With Stemming and Suggest Spelling.


NTLM authentication must be configured for thumbnail preview and document preview to work.