Automate iFilter and PDF Indexing support

Setting up your SharePoint farm to be able to crawl PDF files and show the PDF icon is a manual task which involves changing the registry.

If you don’t want to go through the steps manually, try the stsadm command from here:

You can find the CodePlex site here:

After the stsadm extension has been installed, setting up PDF support is easy:

<span style="color:#606060" id=lnum1>   1:</span> stsadm -o searchfilter -ext pdf -filter PDFlib –iconfile "C:\Temp\icpdf.gif"