SharePoint 2013 – Search Managed Properties Refine option

When you configure Refiners webpart and if the Managed property doesn’t show ¬†in the list of available refiners¬†make sure the Refine property is enabled in the managed property.


  1. Browse to central administration web site and open search service application –> Queries and Results section and click search schema.
  2. Search for the Managed properties
  3. select edit/map property
  4. setrefinement
  5. setrefinement1
  6. refine
  7. Run Full crawl

This property will now show up on the refinement configuration dialog box.