Search results are displayed by default on the Search Center site. Site collection administrators can choose either to display the results within the Search Center site or to create a new page on which to display search results.
- Log on to the home page of your top-level site with site collection administrator permissions.
- On the Site Actions menu, point to Site Settings, and then click Modify All Site Settings.
- On the Site Settings page, under Site Collection Administration, click Search settings.
- On the Search Settings page, in the Search Center and Custom Scopes section, click Use custom scopes, and then type the full URL for the new search results page.
- Click OK.