Search box query with multiple content sources

Shailesh Jaiswal 81 Reputation points
2021-02-06T10:09:39.263+00:00

I am using SharePoint 2019. Consider that we have created multiple content sources and full crawl is completed for all of them. Now I am using search box to search the content. I know it will return matching contents in search result web part. I have not at all modified default setting of search result web part or I have not specified any content source in query text. So I want to know whether it will return matching content from only "Local SharePoint sites" or it will return matching content from all content sources?

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  1. Emily Du-MSFT 42,596 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor
    2021-02-08T09:22:13.393+00:00

    @Shailesh Jaiswal
    The search results web part will return matching contents from all content sources.


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