Configuring a Search Engine Node

You can configure the parameters for content indexing. For example, you can configure the amount of time to try to content index a document.


  1. From the CommCell Browser, go to Storage Resources > Search Engines > Search_Engine.
  2. Right-click the Search_Engine_node, and then click Properties.

    The Search Engine Node Properties dialog box appears.

  3. On the Server Config tab, configure the parameters: 



    Default Value

    Minimum Value

    Maximum Value

    Document Processing Timeout(s)

    The maximum time to try to content index a document. If the document is not content indexed in the specified time, the document fails to be content indexed. Only meta data is content indexed for failed documents.

    300 sec

    10 sec

    600 sec

    Sequentially process files greater than (MB)

    If a file size specified in the parameter is encountered for content indexing, then all the parallel content indexing stops until the document with the specified size is content indexed. A queue of documents is formed and documents are processed in first in/first out order.

    50 MB

    10 MB

    50 MB

    View Image Preview for PPT

    The preview of PPT in search result is in HTML format as an image-based preview. Selecting or clearing the check box requires the data to be re-indexed for changes to take effect.




    Generate Thumbnail Image for Mobile Apps

    Generate thumbnails for photos. Only new jobs will process this option.




  4. Click OK.

Last modified: 11/24/2020 9:50:10 PM