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Important This article contains information about how to modify the registry. Make sure to back up the registry before you modify it. Make sure that you know how to restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up, restore, and modify the registry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/256986/ )Description of the Microsoft Windows registry
When you search a Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 portal site for XML documents that contain certain content, you receive inconsistent search results. The number of XML documents that is returned in the search results may vary. The following scenario demonstrates the symptoms that you experience:
This issue occurs because the XML filter in SharePoint Portal Server 2003 does not break words that are separated by XML tags in the XML document.
This problem was first fixed in a hotfix that is now contained in a service pack. If you installed the latest SharePoint Portal Server 2003 service pack, you do not have to install the hotfix.
Service pack informationThis problem is corrected in Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 Service Pack 2.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for SharePoint Portal Server 2003. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
889380After you install the service pack, follow the steps in the "How to enable the hotfix" section to set the FilterAggressiveBreak registry entry and to enable the hotfix.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/889380/ )How to obtain the latest service pack for SharePoint Portal Server 2003
How to obtain the hotfixThis issue is fixed in the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 1 Hotfix Package November 5, 2004. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/889009/ )Description of the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 1 hotfix package: November 5, 2004
How to enable the hotfixTo enable this hotfix after you install it, add the FilterAggressiveBreak registry entry to the following registry subkey, and then set the registry entry to 1:
To enable this hotfix, follow these steps. Warning Serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly by using Registry Editor or by using another method. These problems might require that you reinstall your operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that these problems can be solved. Modify the registry at your own risk.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section. This problem was first corrected in SharePoint Portal Server 2003 Service Pack 2.
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