SharePoint 2010: Clearing Items For Specific Content Source Tool

April 30, 2012

  Recently our client needed to remove items from a specific content source. The problem was that neither the standard SharePoint Search nor FS4SP had any support for this scenario (UI or any object API) even though it seems like a reasonable task. The only thing the product offers us is Index Reset which clears all the searchable items in your index, and in case of FS4SP we will need to call Clear-FASTSearchContentCollection using PowerShell.  Of course it’s a good method for clearing all content but in our case we needed to clear only one content source . Luckily for us Mikael...