SharePoint crawling not working with non-default zone (public facing site)

Its been very long time to back in here to share the work around fixes.  I have been configured public facing branding site in SharePoint 2013 multi tier environment.

Servers in the farm

SPAPP-V01
SPAPP-V02
SPWFE-V01
SPWFE-V02
SPSQL-AG (Availability group listener)
SPSQL-V01
SPSQL-V02
SPSQL-V03

Web application has been extended to Internet zone, which is exposed in public via F5, SSL configured on IIS.

AAM looks like

http://SPAPP-V01:8080       Default      http://SPAPP-V01:8080
https://www.sathiya.io            Internet    https://www.sathiya.io
http://www.sathiya.io              Internet    https://www.sathiya.io
http://sathiya.io                          Internet    https://www.sathiya.io
https://sathiya.io                       Internet     https://www.sathiya.io

SharePoint search was configured with below topology;
SPAPP-V01 : Admin, Crawler, Content Processing, Analytics Processing & Index Partition
SPAPP-V02 : Admin, Crawler, Content Processing, Analytics Processing & Index Partition
SPWFE-V01 : Query Processing
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Delete SharePoint list items from PowerShell

Here the quick solution to clean/delete all items from the SharePoint list.

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SharePoint continuous user login prompting with custom host header site

SharePoint site with custom host header will prompting the user login screen on local machine but either you can login or view the site from your local network machines. Because the loop back is enabled by default on each and every machine. To resolve the issue you have to disable it.

Open PowerShell as administrator privilege and run the below script;

I hope the things are going good :)Cheers!