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

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Show folders in document library that have a filter view

I am using SharePoint 2010 I have a document library with a view that Filter items only when a particular Column is true. The problem now is that when I have a filter in my view the folders in my ...
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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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How can I filter a view using a blank multi-line field?

I have a multi-line text field and need to be able to show a view with only items where that field is blank (or functionally blank to a human looking at it). I've tried: field contains "" field ...
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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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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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Sharepoint 2010, Document Library, Key Filter - “Modified” field filtering is out by one day

We have a Sharepoint 2010 farm across 4 servers and added "modfied" as a Key Filter for metadata navigation. When I select to filter on a specific day I enter a date the filtered results are out by ...
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Only show Sorting option not filtering opetion in contex menu of header in ListViewByQuery

I have creatd ListViewByQuery control through coding and added the control through RencerControl Event. I am filtering the list in code. so filtered result is shown. I want to hide filter context ...
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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 items with groups per user

I have a list of items where a field is a group of users. Is it possible to filter the list to that the person viewing the page will only see the items where he is a member of the users listed in the ...
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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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How do I set up a greater than filter by using a Form Web Part?

I have a list that needs filters of greater than and lesser than an entered date. I can connect the form web part to return the same date, but I need it to return the dates greater than or equal to ...
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Is it possible to filter a BCS list using a site's name?

I'm running SharePoint Foundation and copying a site template per project. I would like to filter the BCS list in my template using the site name. Is there a possible method?
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How do I show a view of documents for the current user's department?

My first sharepoint task ever is to create a demo document management site, i need to define a way of departmentalising documents added to the store, then when a user logs in they only see documents ...
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How to limit a Data View Web Part to 1 Item Per (Most Recent)?

I have a DVWP that I need to set up a complex filter on. It WAS all set - grouped by category field, sorted by item title, then filtered on 2 other fields (year & quarter). Then I was given ...
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Example of Public site with List Filters

I am looking for an example of public SharePoint site that allows multiple filtering on a list of results. For example, the visitor should be able to filter a list of announcements, or a list of ...
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cascading filter in performance point server , sharepoint 2010

i need to create the cascading filter in performancepoint server. i dont know how can i do this.
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Filtering a joined list in SharePoint Designer

I have two lists, 'A' and 'B'. I need to display their joined data according to certain filters. A and B are joined using Linked sources and I can filter data by column values from A thanks to this ...
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Creating a view filter

I have a litle issue to create a view. Let me summarize the case. There is a list with all the daily tasks, assigned to someone. I would like to create a view that shows one the assigned task to ...
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Seemingly random (non-alphabetical) ordering showing up in List column filter options?

I am using SharePoint 2007 (MOSS) and I have stumbled across a rather odd issue. I have a list that has a Lookup column to another list, which works fine. However, when viewing the list and trying to ...
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How to Group DVWP Rows by a Joined Source Field?

I have a joined data source of 2 sharepoint lists and am trying to group by category and setup conditional formatting, yadda yadda yadda, in a DVWP using various fields within these lists. I'm able ...
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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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Filter webpart on the Search Page

Basically, I am Sharepoint administrator and my bad time have to create/introduce a Filter webpart on the search page Expectations are I have a custom List with 10+ columns (like CustomerID, ...
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Filter a List with server-side value comparision(onLoad or dynamically), SP 2010

How can we filter a list (while loading) by comparing it with a filter value that exists on the server side in Sharepoint 2010. i.e for example ...
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How do I filter on a sum in a group footer? (Data View Web Part)

I have a DVWP that displays groups of data. For each group, I've got a sum of one of the columns. This sum exists in the group footer in a template called dvt_1.groupfooter0. <xsl:variable ...
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Why are documents inside a folder not showing when a filter is applied?

I added a custom column called Project (string) to a Document List. I then set different views in different pages to filter on that column. The problem is that, when applying the filter, documents ...
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How do I change the date filter format in the Data View Web Part toolbar?

I have added a toolbar to the DVWP and enabled the Filter option. When I click on the filter, the Due Date field displays choices as "Saturday, September 11, 2010". Within the DVWP I have the format ...
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getlistitem ignores list view filter

Im using the webservice to get listitems from a list. The list has a filter on it as well as an eventlistener. The eventlistener triggers every time a new item is added to the list but it is ...
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Use Term Store as a Filter Webpart

I have a couple of libraries that share a term store field for Clients. I put two list views on a page and planned on using the term store navigator to filter the lists, but couldn't find it in the ...
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Using jQuery variable in DVWP

I am running SharePoint Foundation on Windows Server on a hosted site. I am able to retrieve a value with jQuery from the User Information List. Using Sharepoint Designer 2010, I have added a DVWP ...
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Multiple filtering weblog categories [closed]

I am building a Sharepoint 2010 weblog where each post can have multiple categories. I would like to know how to filter the ones that contain two or more categories at the same time! E.g. if there ...
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Dataview, filter to see “All items”

I have two dataviews in a page layout. The first one display all the categories of items, and then second one displays the items based on the selected category. It work find with filters and Query ...
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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 List By User Group

I am running Sharepoint Foundation on Windows 7. I am trying to filter a list based upon the user group a person may belong to. If the current user is member of the Division Managers group, then the ...
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Filter a list view using URL parameters

I would like to dynamically construct a couple of URLs for our SharePoint users to filter down a rather large list view we have. Rather than create a bunch of different custom views, I was wondering ...
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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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Web part filtering

For our web site we would like to be able to have a combo box which the end user selects a “Province/State” from the drop down menu. Depending on which “Province/State” he selects, some web parts will ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Linked Sources and filtering

I've created a couple of linked sources before by following different tutorials and have always had pretty good luck with them. One issue did come up and I've been stumped on it! I've joined (tried ...
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Paging and sorting with BCS

I going to use the new exciting External Content Type feature to display a list of data from an external LOB system. The list is potentially long, so paging with filtering at the LOB system side is ...
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Using multiple filters in a filter web part

I'm working on a filter web part inherited from another developer and it's the first time I've worked on them. It currently allows for a single filter and another filter needs to be added. Initial ...
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How to filter a list on SharePoint

I am using SharePiont Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise, and I am using publishing portal template. I am developing using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5. I have defined a custom ...