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

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ListView creation on server, retain sorting, paging, search - which control to use?

I want to create a list view from code behind so that I can control it's item collection through CAML easily (plus several conditions that would be much too hard to do in javascript). I tried using ...
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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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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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Page Layout html page field filter outside of web part zone

I have a page layout with some web parts outside of a webpart zone so that they are added to already created pages which use the page layout. I want to add a page field filter to the page as well ...
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Multiple Filter Dropdowns on a webpart page

I am looking to set up three dropdowns at the top of a web part page that will allow the user to choose Week#, Region and Site in order to show a specific item (or items) from a Sharepoint custom list ...
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Filter Data View Webpart based on results of javascript query

I'm trying to dynamically filter the records that a Data View WebPart displays based on the return value of a javascript query. I would like some advice as to how I should do this or if it's even ...
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CAML Query filter by month

I would like to use CAML Query to select records between a certain period (a particular month) and which where made by a certain user. Here's what it look like but it doesn't work "&...
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View filter settings: how to implement [TODAY] - 6 months

I am building a SharePoint 2013 portal. I have a custom list. On this list I try to modify the default view. I would like to change the filter settings. I would like to show only the items between ...
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date filter of today in rest api

I have a caml query filter for one of my date-time field. <Leq> <FieldRef Name ='StartDate1' /> <Value Type ='DateTime'> <Today /> </Value> </Leq> Is ...
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Imported Excel Spreadsheet not Filtering Column

I am uploading an excel template to the SharePoint site. I have 8 different metrics and want to add a filter to a specific column.SharePoint automatically adds the filter option to certain columns, ...
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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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suggestions for list search alternatives using filters?

I have a very large list (a supplier directory) that I want to make "searchable" by keyword within the same page. My company has locked down/removed all of the search web parts so that users cannot ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online CQWP, using design manager can't filter on a managed metadata column

I reviewed a lot of articles and couldn't find anyone talking this issue. My issue is when I use Design manager to create a CQWP snippet, I always get error message when try to filter against a Page ...
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Filter using url QueryString parameter 'a=…' does not always work for all fields

On a SharePoint SearchResults page the core results webpart can be refined or filtered using the QueryString paramters 'r=' or 'a=' in the url. I am attempting to use the 'a=' parameter which works ...
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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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The field 'Author' of type 'User' cannot be used in the query filter expression

I was making a rest api call with Odata filter author/id. I want to get survey responses of a particular user. _api/Web/Lists(guid'id')/items?$select=Id,Author/ID&$expand=Author/ID&$filter=(...
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Default filter from scorecard to another scorecard

I am using SharePoint Server 2013 and PerformancePoint Dashboard Designer 2013. I have two scorecards, primary and secondary as shown in the following figure. Fig: Primary and secondary ...
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How to create a filtered list on Lookup columns

I have created a couple of custom lists, one called Partners, the other named Countries. The Countries list is populated with a list of the world's countries. The Partners list is a list of our ...
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Current User Filter Web Part - Wildcard Filter from Multiple Names

I have a list view webpart which contains a field which is a list of users, semicolon delimited. The field is a single line text field. I then have a current user filter web part which filters list ...
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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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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 DataSet();...
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Filter.aspx and GetDistinctValues

We found an issue, that filters on columns are stop working. Error message is: Cannot show the value of the filter. The field may not be filterable, or the number of items returned exceeds the ...
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Connection Formula - Current and Previous Member

I am using SharePoint 2013 and PerformancePoint Dashboard Designer 2013. I have a Filter and a Chart in a Dashboard Page. When I select a member in a Filter, I want the Chart to display data for ...
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Filtering on managed metadata columns in the insert link from SharePoint view throws invalid viewstate error

I've seen this error before in SharePoint 2010 and now in SharePoint 2013 (w/SP1), and it should be pretty straightforward to reproduce using the following steps: Create a document library Add one ...
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Filter XSLT ListView with metadats as tags

My goals A documents library has a Metadata column. In a webpart page, user selects (through select2) several metadatas as tags. the tag(s) (one or many) are sent to a XSLT ListView XSLT ...
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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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Meta data navigation filter on custom page?

I have a public facing website were i want our customers to be able to browse all our support documents using the Meta data navigation filter, but i dont want them to access the real document page. Is ...
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Documents inside a folder not showing when a filter is applied in query string?

I create a webpart to show the Document List on a certain page, and then I applied a filter on a column content to show only certain documents. But in that way the folder structure is lost and all ...
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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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Losing Filter When Paging Back From Second Page

I have a list view of a task list with filters creating subsets of tasks (Archived, Constructing, Defect, Stabilizing, etc.). The default view has a limit that will return 100 items at a time when ...
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Multiple filter value webpart connection problem

We currently try to connect a custom webpart with a list view webpart. The aim is to send multiple filter values to the list view. The problem we have is that the list view does only use the FIRST ...
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Create Connection beetween TextFilter and List

I have created a text filter webpart on my page and a list webpart app on the same page. If I edit the filter webpart it says that the filter is not connected and I should open the webpart editing ...
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Date range filter without SPD or Infopath

I am having a very difficult time trying to figure out how to create a page in SP2010 Enterprise that displays list items based on a user selected date range and status field is "approved" . ...
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Display list content in editable form, filter on [Current User]

I have been trying to develop a set of pages that each has a form on the page where the user can type a response to questions on each page, and the form is saved when they submit it. If the user ...
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Checked null with dateTime in REST API SharePoint

I want to get all article pages which Article Date is not null. so I have try to do by this way. var ArticlePageContentTypeID = "...
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Filters on a large list exceeding throttle limit

On a SharePoint 2010 Server installation, I have a list with more than 5000 items. I created an indexed column and a view based on this column which is returning 100 items only, so far less than the ...
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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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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, xlsx....
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Autocomplete Text Filter Webpart

So I have to setup a text filter that is connected to a big list of names. Is it possible to configure some kind of autocomplete on this text filter to help users?
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How do I filter a Document Library based on the value of a column in a related List

I'm using SharePoint 2013 (Office 365). I have created a List to store details of our Projects. The Project list has a column which stores the current status of the project. This is a drop-down field ...
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Filter a Multiple Selection List Box in Sharepoint

I have what I thought a simple problem, but can't seem to find any solutions that work or exist in SharePoint 2013. I have a multiple selection list box in an InfoPath 2010 form. This box defines the ...
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How to change the text shown above filterwebparts in sharepoint?

I have some filter webparts in my site page. How to change or remove the text shown above the data filter webparts ? I have tried several ways, but its still showing the "FilterName" !! Any idea about ...
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Trying to open a SharePoint List item in Modal Dialog in Sharepoint 2013 Office 365 (online)

Sorry for the long post. This has been killing me. I had this script working perfectly fine in SharePoint 2010 (online) and basically i have a source custom list (list A) with a hyperlink column and a ...
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how do I create search in sharepoint list edit form using infopath

I have a list called Tasks in sharepoint 2013 that has a number of lookup fields. It was initially created by exporting data,tables and relationships from Access 2013. The client wants to be able to ...
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SharePoint 2010 Data View Joined Subview Filter Empty Rows

I've got two lists. I've created a dataview webpart and have created a joined subview. The data that is presented is correct. In the below example, there would be a match for all items with the ...
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Column header filter works when logged in, but not on public site

I've created a public site. It includes a document library (of conference white papers). I've added lookup columns from custom lists for the conferences the paper was presented at and the categories ...
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How can I get filter values from a COLUMN rather than a ROW?

I have two list web parts on my page. The first list has two columns: user name and ROLE. A user can be listed more than once if they have multiple roles. The view used returns only the roles for ...
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“Save List as Template” losing Filter web parts but leaving false connections?

My InfoPath form web part remembers some false connections from the past, and cannot take any new connections after Save List as Template. What I did is this: Customize Form in browser (SP2013) ...
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Send filter from Scorecard to Analytic Grid

The figure has an Analytic Grid at the bottom. It has a measure called [Application Count]. And it has a dimension named [Day Bucket]. At the top is scorecard. It has several calculated measures. [...
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SharePoint 2010 Data view web part filter values show all items when page loads

I prepared the data form web part with data source as SQL table on the page. On the same page, I created another list view webpart which contains items as parameters to filter SQL data through ...