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Facet in UnifiedSearch for MetaData

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I have addead metadata containing commaseparetad strings, I would like to facet on those in Find.

I have tried  

query = query.TermsFacetFor(x => x.SearchMetaData["Publishers"].StringValue.Split(new[] { ',' }, StringSplitOptions.RemoveEmptyEntries));

But it does only give me a facet with name SearchMetaData.Publishers.StringValue.Split and no terms. How do i get facets on other properties in UnifiedSearch?

#150506
Edited, Jun 21, 2016 11:57
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I would probably wrap that string splitting in a separate method on the object and then make a client convention to index that and then facet on it. 

Check out

http://world.episerver.com/documentation/Items/Developers-Guide/EPiServer-Find/12/DotNET-Client-API/Customizing-serialization/Including-fields/

If you don't want to modify your nice object with a new method, you can always make an extension method for it on that object type to keep it nice and clean.

#150513
Jun 21, 2016 14:04
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I got it to work. Ended up doing an extension method as you sugested. Thanks

#150518
Jun 21, 2016 14:55
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