SharePoint 2010, FAST for SharePoint, Core Results Web Part, customize search results, Created By Managed Property, Author crawled property
Display the “Created By” author name on the search results page. Also, modify the “Author” default refiner to display the “Created By” author name.
On a recent project, I was trying to resolve a problem with the search results for documents and content. The issue was that when the search results came back, the Author field contained multiple author names and there seemed to be no other property that really contained information about the “creator” of the document. The reason that the Author field contained multiple names was because it is mapped to multiple crawled properties and it reads the built-in metadata inside office documents. If multiple people touched the document, then this property will end up with multiple values.
There is no…