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I want to build a CAML - Query using the IN - Tag. The queried Column is a lookup-field to a Title of another list. When I query using the text-property everything works fine:

         <FieldRef Name='page' />
            <Value Type='Lookup'>page1</Value>
            <Value Type='Lookup'>page2</Value>
            <Value Type='Lookup'>page3</Value>

This is giving me the wanted result: All rows with Lookups to page1, page2 oder page3 are returned.

When I try to achieve this using the IDs instead I get no results at all:

         <FieldRef Name='page' LookupId='True' />
            <Value Type='Lookup'>5</Value>
            <Value Type='Lookup'>4</Value>
            <Value Type='Lookup'>3</Value>

I rechecked the IDs a dozen times. They are correct. When I change the query to multiple OR-Operations it works fine.

Is this a known limitation of SharePoint 2010 or do I just have to insert a "magic" word somewhere?

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make Type='Integer' instead of Lookup: <Value Type='Integer'>5</Value>, – Arsalan Adam Khatri Oct 30 '12 at 13:28
Thanks. Worked. The Caml Builder confused me there :) – Ole Albers Oct 30 '12 at 13:30
up vote 6 down vote accepted

make Type='Integer' instead of Lookup: <Value Type='Integer'>5</Value>

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wow, you're a lifesaver! thanks – MdMazzotti Oct 29 '15 at 16:46

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