Settings - Search

On this page you can configure settings related to the search engine on your websites.


Exclude page types from SQL search

Specifies the page types that the system does NOT search when using the SQL search (obsolete).

You can specify multiple page types separated by semicolons (;).

Exclude pages from SQL search

Specifies site sections that the system does NOT search when using SQL search (obsolete).

Use path expressions to identify site sections or individual pages. You can enter multiple paths separated by semicolons (;).

Enable smart search indexing

Indicates whether the system creates indexing tasks whenever content covered by a search index is created, modified or deleted. Affects both Azure Search and locally stored indexes.

This setting is only available if (global) is selected in the Site drop-down list, not for individual sites.

Allowed attachment file types

Specifies which file types are included when searching page attachments. The smart search indexes the content of attachments along with the related pages.

Only applies to indexes of the Pages type that have the Include attachment content option enabled for their allowed content (both Azure Search indexes and local indexes).

Note: If no checkboxes are selected, all supported types of attachment files are indexed.