A filter in SharePoint usually refers to a mechanism that limits the items displayed by the criteria provided.

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Filter Data View with SOAP Query as Source

I am creating a printable company directory. I have a SOAP Service query that pulls everyone's data from the search service. The query returns all the results I want. I have enabled the "Sort & ...
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REST API OData Filter on Boolean not Working

When I perform a REST query to the following URL: _api/web/lists/getbytitle('BtProjects')/items?$filter=Active eq true I receive only the one item that has this field marked as false. I get the same ...
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Most Recent Documents / Items with Sort and Filter functionality

I want to have a Webpart that displays the Most Recent Documents for the entire site collection. Main concern with this webpart is that there is a requirement for Filter and Sort functionality for ...
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How can I build some search criteria with 9 fields

I am using SharePoint 2010. I have created a document library. In this document library I am using some custom contententtype with 9 fields. I would like to make some search page where it is possible ...
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Sharepoint 2010 metadata filters- Driving from a link or script

The "old style" list filters in Sharepoint List views (e.g. when the user clicks on a column to filter or sort on column values) use an http GET, so the filter paramaters are transmitted in the page ...
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How to filter listview using webpart?

We have a list view webpart on a page. I want to create a textbox webpart and pass data into the list view webpart and filter it based on this data. Is there OOTB method? Or do I develop a VS ...
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Pull items from a column in order to populate filter options?

I have a column, participants, which is capable of including any one of 250,000 people. I expect the column to only be populated with 10-15 different names, but as people will join and leave the team, ...
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Default PPS Filter for PPS dashboard in SharePoint 2010 not showing

I have a PPS filter that I added to a PerformancePoint Dashboard. The default field for the filter was selected. When the dashboard is deployed through Dashboard Designer and viewed, the filter does ...
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<<UniqueName>>.Children in reversed order: PerformancePoint Dashboard

I am using PerformancePoint 2013. I have a filter with Calendar Year as its members. e.g. CY 2010. CY 2011 etc. I have a line chart which uses Calendar Month as a dimension in Bottom Axis, e.g. Jan ...
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SharePoint List Query Customisation

Is it possible to use SharePoint list query web part with parameters? So for example if I have a list which contains product codes, another column in the list will define whether each item is an ...
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Does content query webpart connects to Text Filter

I dropped a Text Filter web part and CQWP on a page. Now I need to send the data from text filter to content query web part but there seems to be something missing. In the connection menu of Text ...
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Autopopulated list column with values from another column?

Please let me know if there is an easier way to do this.. I am attempting to perform an "OR" filter. I need to able to search a list by either the Title column or the Description column. I'm using ...
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Filtering a grouped list via the URL - Rows excluded from the filter showing if group contains filtered rows

I am attempting to filter a list that is grouped by a field using parameters in the URL. My url is ?FilterName=Status&FilterMultiValue=Approved;Review As far as I know, this should return the ...
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SPGridView - when sorting AFTER filtering, column looses it's filtered state (filter not removable) How to solve this?

I've got a SPGridView in a webpart that has sorting, filtering, paging and grouping configured. Most of it works fine so far, but it seems like I can't get around this problem: If I filter the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Managed Metadata Filter and Sort Issue in List View

My managed metadata filter is working properly by itself. However, when combined with other fields, all of my data are gone. Here are the set of combinations where my data is gone. 1. a. Managed ...
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Mutiple Filters webpart

I need to create a webpart with the option to filter by two columns(i.e User and Team). So far I could create a webpart that implements ITransformableFilterValues however it only allows me to filter ...
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SharePoint 2013 - How to disable Filter and Sort item on view?

Is there any option to turn off or turn on "Filter" and "Sort" item on view of Share point 2013? I update Field properties: Filterable = false; Sortable = false It OK, but all Views of list is ...
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Creating a survey with a question being lookup column with filtering

So I need to create a survey on a monthly basis with just one question. Possible answers should be the values from a lookup column, but limited only to those from the previous (calendar) month. Is ...
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List Item Filtering for Adminsitrators

I have a list that I'm querying using RESTful uris like so: http://site/_api/lists/getByTitle('Links')/items Each item in the list has individual permissions applied to it (both users, and groups) ...
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Filtering list with HTML Web part using special characters displays back decoded symbol

I've set up a very simple HTML web part to filter results from a SharePoint list based on a particular column, and everything works great when I use the form to search for standard text like ...
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Total count of filtered list via webservices

In SharePoint 2013 I use a webservice to query a list: System.Xml.XmlNode node = myservice.GetListItems(listName, viewName, query, viewFields, rowLimit, queryOptions, null); I use CAML to apply ...
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How do I get a lookup column to filter in 2013?

I have data in page view that places the information for "project" in a lookup column. When I try to filter this column I get the error "this column cannot be filtered." How to I get this column to ...
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Query String (URL) Filter - show different SSRS reports for different parameter values

Is there a way that I can display different SSRS Report for different URL parameter? I have a URL parameter TestGroupID and I want the SSRS Report Viewer web part to show different report for ...
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Sharepoint 2013: can a page automatically filter content based on credentials?

Is there a way for Sharepoint 2013 to display only certain data on a page based on the credentials of the person logged in? To clarify: My project Director wants to visit a page and automatically ...
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Filtering List using CAML query and Binding it to dropdown in C#

I have the following code which retrieves all items from list "Employee Info" and bind it to Dropdown list EmployeeDD. if (!Page.IsPostBack) { DataSet ds = new ...
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How to filter web part content based on current wiki page taxonomy/category/keywords?

I have a series of simple wiki pages inside a Wiki Library (SharePoint 2010); As a test on a page, I have added a web part showing all wiki pages (w/ custom view), but I'd like to extend this web part ...
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Filtering Image Gallery with Javascript based on choice column

I used the article/script linked below to create a preview page of SharePoint 2010 picture library. http://weblogs.asp.net/bsimser/jquery-sharepoint-picture-libraries-and-automatic-thumbnails ...
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Filter lists based on user permissions

I am following this guide to help me solve my problem. However, it is causing issues when I try to save the edited code in SharePoint Designer. I would greatly appreciate If someone could help me ...
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How to filter calculated columns in the filtering menu

I would like to display my calculated columns fields in plain text in the filtering drop-down menu when I click on the column title. I don't know why SharePoint displays my calculated formula instead ...
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Use field in last item to filter the list view

I have a list which is updated about once a week with 50-100 new items through the use of Spreadsheet view and pasting from Excel. My problem is that I need to find what date when the list was last ...
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How do I change the web adress of a list?

I deleted a default list view and the web adress didn't change with that. So now it search for List/Old.View.aspx even though Old.View doesn't exist. This makes the site unavailable. How do I point ...
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How do I use the filter web part to sort out specific types of data from a list?

I am creating a landing page and was wondering how the filters works. Specifically, I want lists to be filtered depending on the user's permissions. So a user with contribute permissions for group A ...
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Sharepoint Foundation search filter? (Exclude all but SP wiki 'x')

I've looked (unsuccessfully) for what others have done on this topic. Within our Sharepoint Foundation site we have multiple wikis and we'd like to use the Search feature to search content from only ...
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Textual resolution of [Current User] and [Me]

In a list-view filter, I think I want to use either [Me] or [Current User]. I can't find a list of possible filter variables with their possible resolutions anywhere (Sharepoint Server 2010). What ...
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XSLT filter for Yes/No Column/Field in SharePoint Custom List for SharePoint Designer DataView WebPart

I'm trying this with no luck: [@ActiveStatus='Yes'] also tried 1, '1', 'True' .. get no rows back.. If I remove the filter I get back all rows. full line in code view looks like this: ...
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How to render HTML/Plain Text to the filtering drop-down columns

I have a custom list, with some columns. In order to design my list with colors, I used calculated columns with a Content Editor Web Part which contains my script (JavaScript). I used this script : ...
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User Group Custom Filter

We all know how to get to "Site Permissions" and Add/Remove/Modify Users via "Site Actions" and we all know how to get to "People and Groups" via "Site Settings" Now, under "People and Groups" we ...
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Filter Current User - Me (hierarchy)

Is it possible to have a [ME] filter that allows anyone higher up in the user hierarchy to see items? For example I have the Team Leader who can visualize a list view in SharePoint, but I want that ...
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How to filter column in chart web part?

I have a list with 3 columns, Month, volvo, benz. I have created a chart which contains 2 series, volvo and benz. It shows 2 series based on month, for example for jan, it shows value volvo & benz ...
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Under a list column the More option doesn't work reliably

I am using SharePoint 2013 and have tested this in IE11 and the latest version of Chrome with similar results. When I have a list and attempt to filter the list column. There is a More option that ...
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How to filter the timeline

I was just wondering if there is a way to filter the timeline web part, so that it does not show completed tasks for instance? I have tried adding a filter to the task list that the timeline belongs ...
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How to make a filtered lookup field

I have a list of departments. This list will change over time adding new departments and "deactivating" others (because of structural changes). I would like to use this list as a look-up for other ...
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Document Library Filter

This may seem like a simple question, but I have spent hours trying to get this function to work properly. I have two data columns in a document library with a view titled "today". The idea is as ...
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Textfilter webpart doesn't send empty parameter but parameter with previously searched word to external listview

My Filter in BCS is named 'FirstName'. Default view has following: <Method Name="GetEmloyees"> <Filter Name="FirstName" Value="{Param1}" /> </Method> <ParameterBindings> ...
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Add List view Filter parameters to URL without refresh

I'm adding a hash filter to a URL in SharePoint 2013 so a user can manually update a listview by clicking a button. The code works, but then the page immediately does a refresh on the URL loosing my ...
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Content Search query, filtering using managed meta data

In a Sharepoint 2013 template, I'd like to get all contacts in a contact list filtered by their selected categories using Content Search. I do know how to get contacts based on a single value, but how ...
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multi filter with URL values

I know that I can filter a single field with a single value using parameter passing to a view or a page. Something like: URL?FilterField1=ColumnName&FilterValue1=ValueToFilterOn My ...
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Filtering datasheet view in Sharepoint 2010

I want to create a filter on Multiline Text Column inside a Datasheet View by means of out of the box features. Is it possible to provision such a feature so that when I click on the dropdown on such ...
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Filter one column with multiple value

Is it possible to filter one column with multiple values? It works in the Datasheet View but it doesen't work in the standard view. To add a new view with filtered values isn't an option.
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Filter when created column and month are not current

I have created a month column that is text based on a document library. The intent was for the user to select the month the file will be published. I have read that it is better to use the [created] ...