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Searching a Communication site - Does Not Find People

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Respected Contributor

When we conduct a Search in a SPO Communication site, the results don't include people, (the same search in a Team site does). Is this a known bug?

Is there any way to workaround this?

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Ey Dean, I think is the way it works now: it only search for content and not people...to search for people you need to go the SharePoint Home page or the Ofice 365 Home page
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Best Response confirmed by Dean Gross (Respected Contributor)
Solution
You can change the search scope of the site to default to organization which will search for people. More info. https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/SharePoint/Configure-modern-search-results-to-search-all-of-y...

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Thanks, i had missed that announcement