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

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How can I add button to ribbon that visible only for specific content type?

I have document library and i want to add button that will be visible only for my content type: <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <!-- Parent ContentType: ...
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Filtering one List Part, by another Web Part, where the Second web part has a filtered View

I have one list, called "Company Reports" and another list "Companies" The Companies list has a field called Include(yes/no), and I have created a View which filters it to only show active companies. ...
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Filter a DVWP based on currently logged in user

I have a sharepoint list which lists issues. There are 4 people(not fixed) from separate groups(say A,B,C and D) responsible for each issue. Now I've a requirement according to which, I'll have ...
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Filter XsltListViewWebPart using Choice Filter

I have put choice filter for filtering records in XsltListViewWebPart. but choice filter opens a popup box. and select one(it display like radio buttions with items) of item from it. I don't want ...
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How to filter datview to show data from last year and current year in SharePoint

I have a dataview web part displaying data from a list which I've designed using SharePoint designer. How do I filter it so that I show data from last year as well as the current year? Note: It ...
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Library view with subtree taxonomy filter

Let's say I have a following taxonomy tree: World |--Germany |    |-Frankfurt |    |-Berlin |--France      |-Paris ...
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Webpart Filter on Infopath Form Library

I have a webpart page that displays an infopath form, with the associated form library in list view next to the form. I'm trying to create a Sharepoint List filter webpart to show only forms with a ...
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Filter one list depending on selection in another list

let's say I have one list with my company's departments and one list with all employees. My list of employees has a lookup field to select the department. Now I want to have one page with a list of ...
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How to copy Assigned to field from list A to List B on creation of item in List B?

Trying to solve a problem with moving data from one list to another. I have 2 lists. 1) a project list that contains Project info (project ID which is text, name, lots of details, and an "Assigned ...
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Allow users to filter a list using text input on SharePoint Online

I have a requirement to allow users to filter a list by entering a search string. I've been following the guide here: ...
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What is correct syntax for filtering a list on field values?

Salvete! I want to filter a list like this. Now, [othercolumn] is supposed to be the value of the field in the X-Field column. I want to see if the X-field column contains the text given in the ...
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COMException due to WebPart Connection while trying to Filter provider list web part

In SharePoint 2010 I see the following symptoms: We have three lists, looking up to one another in a chain. Sample: Vendors [30] as root; Projects [100], Looking up to Vendor; Deliverables ...
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How to filter a sharepoint list

I have a custom list called expenses. The list has fields such as user,date,amount etc. I want the user to be able to filter this list by amount e.g. add a dropdown above the list with a search ...
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Can i filter folders to show on different views

How can i make it so that certain folders appear on different views? ex: View 1 (Folder A, Document A1, Document A2, Document A3) View 2 (Folder B, Document B1, Document B2, Document B3) View 3 ...
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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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Filter current user by two values

Is there any way to set the filter for a web part to be seen by two people? for example, in my infopath form, i have a traveler from the active directory, and the creator of the form, who are not ...
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Send dvt_curselkey values between 2 pages

I have list (Plans of subdivisions) which I filter by several parameters (Division, year, quartal). I do this through multiple dvwp connections. So there is a parameter dvt.curselkey for each dvwp, ...
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Capture filter value, within xslt, passed in from connected web part

Is it possible to get hold of the value of a filter being passed in by a connected web part? For example, if a sharepoint list filter is sending a filter value of "1" to webpart A (a dataview ...
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Filter People and Group column using [Me]

Our list has a people and group column (called Users) which we want to filter using [Me]. It works when the field only contains individual users, but when the field contains a group (either SP group ...
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How to filter a list by appended change date range of a specific column

What is the best solution to create a view having a filter on a column that has multiple change date? For example I want this to list items that have some modification on previous week
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Custom filter provider web part and multiple values

I'm trying to build a custom filter provider that can detect the user language (the language selected in SharePoint by the user) and provide it as a filter. As a language can be represented in many ...
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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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Is there a workaround to managed property?

Basically I am working on a sharepoint site, but the company I am working for have not given me central admin access. We have created a custom search and need to filter some list searches by columns. ...
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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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Is it possible to use an IF expression to filter column choices depending on previous column?

I am creating a site for training documents. I have 2 fields, topic and category. Is it possible to filter the options within category depending on which option the user selects in the topic column ...
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Filter webpart sharepoint 2007

Hi I need to add filters on search results page in sharepoint 2007, Please guide how to do that. My requirement is quite similar to Filter webpart on the Search Page Thanks in advance
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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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Query String, Can I show single item from a list using a query string?

Used this to pass a value to a form, but can I use a query string for a single list item ID, provide to users and have that filter a list for me? Or do I need some CQWP that takes a parameter from a ...
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Is that possible to filter and display the lookup values? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to make a filtered lookup field I am using project list lookup field in task list, so my project have # of items, but i need to restrict some of the project like if ...
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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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Filtering data programmatically on SPView

I would like to know how can I filter information in SharePoint list (Library of documents) programmatically. I have tried 2 ways but they don't solve my problem: Using the string ...
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User Profile Synchronization - Filter by AD OU or DN attributes

I am attempting to filter out a subset of users in Active Directory from being pulled into the User Profile Service. The users need to be filtered by the Organizational Unit property (ou), which is ...
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Single Quote Issue While Filtering Records In SpGridview

In SpGridview single quote is breaking the filter expression as we are having filter format as "{1} like '{0}'",any idea how we can handle this situation.
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FullTextSearch: SPSiteDataQuery on each request vs. caching data and filter in code

I'm implementing a full text search on list contents. Is it more efficient to fire a SPSiteDataQuery on every request with a dynamically built CAML-Query, to filter the items? Or is it better to ...
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Filter list by multiple possible values

I want to filter list by multiple possible values of one specified field, how can i do this in code? I have following lists: Initiatives, Classes of Initiatives and Departments. I need to retrieve ...
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SharePoint Designer: CurrentDate CAMLVariable is incorrect to compare to date column

I am creating a simple form by "Insert Data View" web part and filtering on the data source by date. Something like: Displays all the announcement items that have: "Expires" Greater Than Or Equal ...
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SPGridview Filters date formatting issue

I have an issue with spgridview filters, in my grid view i have column that contains start date and i have to display date in "yyyy-MMM-dd" format, i am able to do this with the custom itemtemplate ...
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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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Filter Multiple connections List (no-code solution)

I have a mission to create a filter for any field of my list, there are many. The connection is just made in the first filter, I cannot connect more than once... I've searched for code which would ...
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Filter by metadata through connection to another item

I was wondering if it is possible to filter a list item based on metadata values from another list item. I tested it locally but it didn't seem to work althougth another post here said it should work ...
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Multiple identical values in dropdown list control

I am making a page which has a web part view and dropdown and search filters. I have added datasource controls, parameters and connected these to the relevant drop down. added appenddata bound ...
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Querying a simple list with a 'User' column, using CAML

I'm having some trouble getting a CAML Query working against a very simple list. My custom list has the fields: Person : User Date : Date Amount : Lookup My query looks like this: <Query> ...
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Using a list view to filter another list view

I have two lists; List A and List B. List B has a lookup column to List A. I want to filter List B based on the value in the field that looks up A. This can of course be done using the default OOTB ...
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increase List threshold or Custom Filter?

I have a list over 200,000 items in it. It's on normal threshold (2,000 items per view). Users want large threshold but there is price for that. SQL traveling/transaction, server overhead and the ...
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Can I enter a value string as one condition of a view's filter?

For example, could I, in one rule, filter a view based on "Show the items when column x contains a, b, or c?
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How to format the spgridview filter data?

I have a SPGridView where I am binding a calculation field. I am dynamically binding data to sp grid view in a web part. The filter value is displaying like String;#filterexp1, String;#filterexp3, ...
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How can I filter a list based on the day of the week?

We have a Sharepoint list which contains a user's name, various areas of duty, and the weekday name for that roster. For example: Name Recess Lunch Day Joe Area 1 Area 3 Monday Fred Area 4 Area 2 ...
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Column filter values

When you view a list/library in SharePoint you have the ability to filter on a selected column. For instance, you have a column called "Food" and you may want to filter the results based on a value ...
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On a SharePoint list view with filtering, I want to apply jQuery to the filter list, which isn't built until the user clicks the menu

This project is in MOSS, using jQuery 1.6.1. The basics of what I need: When the user filters on a date field, the value of the filter option needs to be "yyyy-M-d" while the text is "M/d/yyyy." ...