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

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Best approach to implementing a forced filter on a site?

I'm relatively new to SharePoint development so please excuse the question if it is an obvious one. Environment I have a site hierarchy that looks like this Client Dashboard Client sites (one or ...
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Filtering for recurring events happening [Today]

Is this possible? Ryan Wheeler says its not here. Tim says it is if your view is of type "Standard View, with expanded recurring events" here. I haven't been able to get Tim's suggestion to work. ...
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Sharepoint View Filter (how to check for nulls in Scheduling Start/End Date)

I am trying to use the built in sharepoint U.I to setup a filter for Scheduling Start Date & Scheduling End Date. However I noticed that if you setup something with a "Scheduling Start Date" as ...
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Multiple filters in ECT External Item Picker in SharePoint 2010 BCS?

I am using SharePoint 2010 BCS to connect to a SQL Server database table and created an External Content Type (ECT). In this ECT you can specify a filter and I have done that, and I mapped the ECT to ...
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How do I use a javascript variable in the Filter Criteria for a DVWP?

I am converting some numbers using Javascript and need to filter a list using these conversions. I cannot do the conversions within SharePoint itself, so I had to use Designer and some Javascript. I ...
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Configuring Connection from Sharepoint List Filter Web Part to List View Web Part

For some reason I can't get a selectable connection to pass the filter values to the list view web part. I select the web part to pass the filter values to, but then the Connection Box comes up empty ...
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Jquery datatable [duplicate]

I have a custom list with Employee Name, Approval Status, Created Date columns in it.I am using SharePoint 2010 version. I want to display the list items depending on one of the column "Approval ...
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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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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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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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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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How can I filter a List View in a Web Part page using AJAX so the entire page doesn't reload/refresh?

I have a Web Part page with a list view. I know how to use filter webparts that connect to the list view to filter the list. But those all reload/refresh the entire page. I was wondering if there is ...
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Use people results to show only users having access to current site collection

We've an Office365 site with more than 30K people using it, and we are using people search to show these users. This shows all the users in the tenant. But we need to show only people having access to ...
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List form or Infopath filtered choice column

I'm about to start building a custom list to capture a number of different query types. I was intending to do this with some custom Site Content Types but I've realized that I'm going to need to ...
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Have a webpart in a Page layout get filter value from column value

I'm new with SharePoint but I feel like I'm catching on pretty well. I'm creating a new page layout and I plan to put a list webpart in the right column. The list webpart will be filtered using the ...
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Filter by “Created by” is not working

I have created a list view that filters documents on "Created by" column. Users within my organization are able to see the information correctly. However, users who are logging via external ...