Does anyone know how to just return the # of replies value from the built in SP field ItemChildCount? It seems to store the values as a delimited string with the ID of the item associated as a reply and the # of replies. I can't figure this out.
If you're working in a CQWP, I'm assuming you need to do this in XSLT. There are 2 functions, substring-before and substring-after that you can use. Depending on which part of the string use the appropriate one.
In your code, when you do the xsl:for-each, you'd add directly below that line an