Azure Search Compatibility Table

  • Description

    This table presents the compatibility of different Sitecore XP versions with different Azure Search API versions.

    Azure Search API XP 8.2 Update-1 and Update-2 XP 8.2 Update-3 and later XP 9.0
    2015-02-28-Preview [1] [1]
    2016-09-01 [2] [2][3] [2][3]


    Officially tested, recommended
    No compatibility information exists or does not work
    • [1] If you choose to use the Preview API version, please be aware of the Supplemental Terms of Use for Microsoft Azure Previews:
      PREVIEWS ARE PROVIDED "AS-IS," "WITH ALL FAULTS," AND "AS AVAILABLE," AND ARE EXCLUDED FROM THE SERVICE LEVEL AGREEMENTS AND LIMITED WARRANTY. Previews may not be covered by customer support. Previews may be subject to reduced or different security, compliance and privacy commitments.
    • [2] Azure Search API 2016-09-01 does not support certain complex search queries, which may result in a NotSupportedException error.
    • [3] In order to use API version 2016-09-01, you should set the ContentSearch.Azure.UseIsMatchScoring setting to false.

Applies to:

CMS 8.2 Update-1+

November 06, 2017
November 06, 2017

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