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

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Order of choices in filter drop-down

In a list, at the filter drop-down section, choices are in ascending order: Is it possible to display the choices in descending order? (It would be more comfortable because users usually choose the ...
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web api query with $filter return HRESULT : 0x80131904

I try to filter items using SP2013 web api such this request : _api/web/lists/getbytitle('Activity')/items?$filter=Mylookupfield eq 'SomeValue'. All works fine in my DEV machine but in the customer ...
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Filter contact list by current month

I have a list of employees with a birthday date/time field in the format of mm/dd/yyyy. I want to create a filter that will show me employees that are having a birthday in the current month. How ...
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Where is Query String (URL) Filter?

Based on the answers to a previous question I want to use the Query String (URL) Filter, but I don't see it on my site. Is there something I have to enable?
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Filter content on Userlanguage in SharePoint 2013

Is there any possibility to filter content with the actual selected language of the user? I've created a document library with metadata where I have filled up the language of the content. Now it ...
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Hide forms in SharePoint list where checkbox = checked

Ok. So the problem I have is: I have a SharePoint online form library which shows a list of warranty claims, the warranty claim form has a "Claim completed:" checkbox - and what I want to happen is ...
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REST API filter multi person/ group column by null

I have a multi person/ group column. I need to apply rest api filter on this column. I can filter it by values. eg: _api/Web/Lists/getbytitle('testList')/items?$filter=(Access/Id+eq+21) But when I ...
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Filter Sharepoint 2013

I have a customer who asked a very difficult requirement and do not know if possible. It uses excel but all migrated to sharepoint, and there is a filter in excel there is a text field to write and ...
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Displaying Calculated Column hyperlinks as text in filter drop downs

I have a list which has employee IDs as a field. I then have a calculated column which takes this field and uses it to link to our company-wide employee directory. This means I can hide the employee ...
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Sort and Filter Rich Text

i have a sharepoint list with a few rich text columns but in the view the headlines of these doesnt have the button to sort or filter them like all other non rich text columns have. is there a way to ...
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Categories Dropdown Box (edititem.aspx)

I would like users to be able to select a pre-determined category from a dorpdown list rather than manually typing in their own category. The image below shows the current 'New Item' screen in ...
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Filter file types from list to NOT show certain file types

I have a document library list. Lots files, and a handful of file types. I know how to force a filter via the URL. Saw docx file. But right now, I have a need to show all files except docx, pptx, ...
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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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Filter Sharepoint 2010 List with Duplicate Items

I have a list that is being used for document control. The list contains multiple items with the same Title as well as other columns. It also contains a manual revision column I would like to display ...
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How to connect two lists and produce customized reports

I have two lists. The first list, 'Suppliers', is a list of suppliers with the various contact information. The second is 'Ratings' this contains a lookup of the supplier name and various number ...
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How do I set FilterOperator1 in the URL?

I know I can filter a SharePoint list by adding ?FilterField1=fieldname&FilterValue1=value to the URL. Microsoft's documentation also lists a property FilterOperator1 that you can use if you want ...
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Populate a Filter web part from a List item and execute

I have a Business Data Related List called Projects. It is connected to a Business Data Item, so it has the option to select an item (the two-way arrow next to an Item). From this List I need to pass ...
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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 set a value in a list based on the current filtered column value

I have edited my document set Welcome Page to include a web part of a "Notes" list. This list is filtered so that only notes pertaining to the currently viewed document set are visible. Question: ...
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Page Field Filter displaying 1;#ColumnName instead of ColumnName. Bug?

I have a Document Library with a column (we'll call it ColumnName) and a Web Parts Page with a value assigned for that column. On that page I have a list view displaying the Doc Library files and a ...
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How do i create a static text filter on a list webpart

I would like to use a constant as a text filter on a SharePoint list webpart. I can add a text filter and use it to filter the list successfully, but I don't want a control and I never want to change ...
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SP 2010 REST $filter column

I'm trying to filter a list using the REST service. The column im trying to filter is the default column "Modified". My problem is: I can get all itens created today, but not only the items created ...
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Filter Library with parameter

I am an intern at a company, so I am not completely sure about the structure of the servers etc. However, I have a library that I want to filter by the department that the currently logged on user is ...
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Sharepoint 2010: List view to always show last friday's data

I've been working on this issue forever now...Here's what I'm trying to do. I have a custom list where people add some info. I crated 2 views to view items added today and yesterday. Now I'm trying to ...
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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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Page a list via A-Z

So I am trying to create an a to z directory from a list of items which should be an easy task and it is really, however, I am trying to find the most efficient way of doing it. So I was thinking use ...
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Turn filter on by default on a sharepoint view

I would like to filter a column defaultly on my SharePoint view, is it possible to do so ?
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SharePoint - Showing folders in a filtered view

I have a library with a few folders in it, and the files in the folder have a "Status" property and an "Assigned To" field. I want to make a view with the following logic: If (Content Type == ...
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Need Filter to calendar list i.e for calendar.aspx page

For Calendar List - web part connections doesn't work and query string doesn't work. So I am out of options here. Can any one guide me to how to filter the calendar list data in calendar.aspx. I am ...
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Calendar DVWP to show only today with recurring and all day events

I got a interesting problem here. I developed a dashboard for one of our departments, they wanted a widget that shows only today's events. I have the DVWP in place, and filtering by a calculated ...
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spgridview clear filter programmatically

I have a textbox a button and a spgridview. When the button is clicked I will search SharePoint with the value in the textbox and bind it to the spgridview. (I'm using LingDataSource). After I filter ...
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How can I Filter a Joined DVWP by [Current User] in Multi-User People/Groups field?

I have a joined DVWP. List A includes a "category" lookup field among other columns. List A includes the same "category" lookup field as well as a People/Groups field with multiple selections. I'd ...
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Filtering List for “created by” of currently displayed user

Hey i'm trying to filter a list for the currently displayed user in the mysites. There is a list "projects" with all projects in it. If i navigate to some co-workers profile in the mysites he has a ...
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SharePoint Web Part Connections & Filters

I have a basic web part page with a number of webparts which use one identifier to filter a long list of results. The problem is there are about 25 records and it roams all the way down my page - is ...
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Programmatically filter document library view

I am starting a SharePoint application where I need to filter a document library dynamically when a user visits a page. Is this possible? If yes, how? Is it possible to have an application page with ...
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filter sharepoint 2007 search results by date range?

i want to filter the sharepoint2007 search results by given date range. I.e., With in a day With in a week With in a month With in a year Is it possible? If so, please help.
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How to retrieve User Information List data

I would like to filter a list based upon a user group that the user may belong to and a specific value found in the User Information List for that user. I tried doing this with CAML in SharePoint ...
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Filter WebPart where customer number = current document library name

I have a web part page in a document library (http://mysitecoll.com/subsite1/Cust001/cust001.aspx) I have added web part to display list from the top level. It works and displays all the items in a ...
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Limit Dates available for selection and limit enteries displayed by those dates

I am creating a small timereporting list and would like to have the user select from a list of limited dates. The dates should be all the date for beginning of the week (i.e. 05/04/2015, 05/11/2015, ...
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Save Choice Filter Selection

I have four lists on a web page that I want to be controlled by a choice filter web part. The four lists have a common column between them, so I want users to be able to select an item in the choice ...
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Need to show oldest 3 items in one webpart and the remaining items in another webpart

I have a scenario where I want to divide a list's items into 2 webpart views - one that shows only the x oldest items (people that should be seen next) and another list on the same page showing the ...
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Conditional List Filters

I'm having trouble figuring out a way to create a filter that I need for a list I've made. I need to filter a certain column based on the current user. For example, if the current user is "John ...
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Filter [Me] doesn't work correct

We have a task list with a filtered view for the users. The filter is "assigned to = [me]". Normally it works fine, but now there is one users who doesn't see all of his tasks. So i checked the ...
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Unable to filter Excel web access web part

I have an excel web app with a pivot table that's data comes from a powerpivot SQL data source. I am trying to filter this data via basic 'choice web part'. when applying the filter i get an error ...
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Linked webparts filter

I have a page with 2 linked webparts, actually 2 list views. (One view is simply sending a parameter to the other view). My problem is that when I use the list filter (by clicking on the view column) ...
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Recreating Extenal Item Picker for Internal Lists

SharePoint Online E3 License. SharePoint 2013 comes with a number of BCS Web Parts, one of which is a Filter WebPart. This can be connected to other BDC web parts on a page, or lists with an ...
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Select Default Filter in BDCM File

When working with Business Connectivity Services (BCS) and Business Data Connectivity Model (BDCM) files, does anyone know in the code where to set the "default" Filter and hide the option? Right ...
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Issues with SPFilterDropdown in SPD2013

To start things, I have little knowledge beyond the basic concepts of SPD and being a newbie... What I want to accomplish is to only have certain values from another list show up in which their ...
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Filter a page's web-parts via URL

I made a page with multiple web-parts each a different list but contain a similar column. I would like to filter the web-parts via url. Something like: ...
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Datetime format when using $filter in ListData.svc

I'm using ListData.svc to retrieve items from a SharePoint 2013 calendar list. I have two jquery ui datepickers to select the date range. Values are read with the following: var s = ...