SearchConfigurationPortability class

This class contains methods that can be used to import, export, or delete search configuration settings. These settings include query rules, result sources, managed properties, crawled properties, and ranking models.

You can also export customized search configuration settings from a Search service application (SSA) and import the settings to site collections and sites; however, you cannot import customized search configuration settings to a Search service application (SSA).

Inheritance hierarchy


Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Search.Portability
Assembly:  Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Search (in Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Search.dll)


Public Class SearchConfigurationPortability _
    Inherits ClientObject
Dim instance As SearchConfigurationPortability
public class SearchConfigurationPortability : ClientObject


This class is an implementation of the ISearchConfigurationPortability interface.

Thread safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

See also


SearchConfigurationPortability members

Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Search.Portability namespace