SharePoint 2013 Content search web part - Get it all in one place and style it!
Content Search Web Part –
Get it all in one place and style it! Benjamin NiaulinPresented at: SharePoint Saturday St- SharePoint GeekLouis
Description Weve always been limited
to show items and documents from our current site or Site Collection. In SharePoint 2013, a new Web Part will make it easier to grab everything and style it the way you want. In this session, you will learn what this Web Part can do, the various scenarios where it will help as well as how to change the display of the results. Dont stay constrained to your SharePoint site - Search it!@bniaulin Share-gate.com
Who is this guy talking?
Benjamin Niaulin Speaker, Trainer, Consultant, SCRUM Master Blog bniaulin.wordpress.com Website share-gate.com Email firstname.lastname@example.org TWITTER!: @bniaulin @bniaulin Share-gate.com
Agenda Introduction – Problems and
Previous Solutions Basics of Search 2013 Content Search Web Part – Intro Introduction Demo Overview of the Query Builder Display Templates Existing Content Search in SP2013 Licensing Other solutions? Cool Ideas – What this means for 2013@bniaulin Share-gate.com
Problems we face Showing data
from multiple lists/libraries at the same time Change the date format in a list/library Contextual Results Changing the look of what we are seeing Accessing information from other Site Collections@bniaulin Share-gate.com
What’s new? FAST + SEARCH
Continuous Crawl Content Search Display Templates everywhere HTML – no more XSLT Search Results Result Sources, Result Types…. Just an overall better Search = Search Driven Sites@bniaulin Share-gate.com
What it does Stored in
Editing a Display Template (2)
Very easy to understand and manipulate compared to XSLT Always best to copy an existing and work from there Remember to only copy the HTML file, the JS is generated Demo! @bniaulin Share-gate.com