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Why can't Sharepoint Search find the necessary protocol handler

  Asked By: Abhishek    Date: Mar 30    Category: Sharepoint    Views: 1441

Does anybody know the name.ext of the http protocol driver for the
SharePoint Portal Server search function? And where it should be



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Answer #1    Answered By: Deirdre Macias     Answered On: Mar 30

Sure enough, there is an http protocol  handler defined there. No why
can't sharepoint  search use it. I did look under Sharepoint, and there
are no handlers defined there.

Would someone who has a Sharepoint search  for an external web site, that
is working, check to see if a protocol handler  reg key is defined under

I was looking through the handler section on my WinXP client computer,
and found handlers for SharePoint.WebPagePart.Document and ...1.0. Why
wouldn't these be in the SharePoint Portal server  registry, also?