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

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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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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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Filter large SharePoint 2010 list by lookup column

I have a list with 10,000 items. The list view threshold is 5,000. The list has an indexed lookup column. There is a view that should return about 400 items: My Column (indexed) is not equal to ...
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How I create a View for more lists?

It is my first question and I a noob in Sharepoint but I get a task to set a view for a list. I explain the idea. Our company has a teamsite where we can see who have task and who do this task. Now ...
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Programmatically updated SPList view filter is showing <!#Render Error--> in the view Moss 2007

Am appending a filter condition to a particular view alertview.Query = viewQuery.ToString(); alertview.ParentList.ParentWeb.AllowUnsafeUpdates = true; alertview.Update(); ...
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SP2010: Strange Content Query Web Part Behavior - Inconsistent results between users

I'm experiencing some very strange behavior with a content query web part. The web part uses no customised XSL, and is a simple query of "All sites in this site collection, from a Document Library, ...
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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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Store Query String for Filter WebPart in Session or like

With String accountName = this.Context.Request.QueryString["accountname"].ToString(); im getting the needed value for the filter webpart on my ListWebPart. If im paging my List, the url changes and i ...
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Multiple filters with query string

Imagine this situation: a SharePoint 2010 teamsite 2 lists 1 query string filter webpart to connected to the first list the 1st list is connected to the 2nd to filter the 2nd When I click an item ...
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Custom field values in filter picker

Is there any way to modify logic which SharePoint use to display filter values? When there is custom field which inherit from SPFieldText, the filter values are taken directly from fieldValue... ...
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How to filter(search) a list

I'm not sure if this can be achieved with Filter or need to create a search function. I have a list with about 500 items with potential to grow to several thousand. I want to give user ability to ...
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Filtering Multi-Selection Lists

I am having trouble filtering a multi-selection list, and I think the problem is with the reference to the current item. I need a way to reference the item that the filter is being checked against ...
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Filter a connected list- How to show all by default?

I have two lists embedded as individual webparts on my SP2010 page. The two lists are connected so that the first list can act as a filter for the second one- there is a column which is common between ...
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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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InfoPath current() Function in Multi-Lists

When you call current() from a multi-selection list, where does it resolve to? I ask because I need to use it in a complicated filter to control what values are present in the list. Has anyone used ...
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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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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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How to write a caml query that filters by .pdf or folders?

How can I write a CAML query (for javascript ecma) that filters by only pdf documents or folders in sharepoint 2010? (this is for document libraries) Thanks.
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InfoPath Filtering

I am working on a form for a SharePoint list called Scheduling, to be used for scheduling assets. The problem I am looking at now involves filtering the options in a multiple-selection list. I would ...
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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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List view on subsites with filtered choice field

I have a site with a list of projects. I then have multiple subsites which represents all the companies. I need to have a page on each subsite that contains the projects list with a specific view. ...
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change view of calendar web part

i have a calendar with a custom column called discipline. This is a master calendar that all disciplines will use. I've added the calendar web part to a sub page and i need to filter the calendar ...
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Customize Filters in Document Library

We got several document libraries which has a column type. This like all other columns can be filtered by values that is inserted on the document library. In Type, we got file types like doc, docx, ...
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Sharepoint Webservice not filtering Data

Working Version Issue: I am querying SharePoint using SP CAML Query Helper. Using SPCQH I am able to retrieve one order. The query works. Once I add the query to my Biztalk solution the query below ...
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Can a calendar popup be added to a list's date filter instead of a list of text choices?

How would I replace the OOTB list date filter dropdown to be a calendar view instead? JQuery/Javascript solutions are feasible for me if it is indeed possible. So far looking at the page tags upon ...
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Filter Webpart to match any column

I have a list of products with hundreds of entries. Each product has contact details with it as well as company information etc. I would like to be able to run a search on this list and return ...
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Regarding Filter on a List

on a list on Filter section i.e. 'show items only when following is true' is limited to only 10 conditions only and I have 25 conditions/rules to apply (due to lot of users) so that I can create a ...
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Filter a parent list by a particular child list item's lookup field value

I have two lists, Activities and Objectives. The Activities list has a multi-value lookup field that references the Objectives list. I am trying to create a filtered view on the Objectives list that, ...
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XSLT Filter list items in DFWP by Current Date & Time

I have a list with the fields "Effective" and "Expires". Both fields are Date and Time data types. I want to show the list items where the current date/time is greater than Effective and less than ...
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Looking for a customized filter webpart for sharepoint online

the filter webpart is too weak in sharepoint online. I am looking for a customized filter webpart for sharepoint online. I tried to find the vendors but they all can only run on server, not ...
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filter with url: should be very easy but doesn't seem to work?

This is really weird as it seems so simple to me, but just won't work. myserver/site/lists/ExampleList/AllItems.aspx?ID=133 isn't this the basic url filter to only show that item? it does work ...
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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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Send Paramets from HTML form to DVWP via javascript

Good day! I have a DVWP. DVWP has parameters as query string "StartDate" and "DateEnd" and filters on datefield "Date" by parameters "StartDate" and "EndDate". Also I have form on the page with ...
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Sharepoint Dashboard Designer 2010 Filters and All Total Values

I have an Analytic Grid that has a column with values (for example) {Cat, Dog, Other}. Each of those items have a number associated with them. For example, cat is 10, dog is 10, and other is 2. In ...
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Modify XsltListViewWebPart XmlDefinition property not works as expected, filtering

I have got list with subfolders. I would like filter list items in current subfolder using additional caml query. I would like to add filtering functionality by modifing caml query. I try to update ...
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Getting Filtered results by Date column from a list with BCS and SharePoint 2010 JavaScript Client Object Model

I'm trying to get the filtered results by a column type DateTime from a list filled with BCS using JavaScript. I've tried everything to get those results with query like: "<Where>" + ...
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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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Filters get removed from external list when document is deleted from XsltListViewWebPart on same webpage

I have a webpage on Sharepoint 2010 that has: 1) An external list 2) A webpart that has XsltListViewWebPart referring to a document library When a filter is applied to External list, it filters out ...
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Autocomplete filter using Sharepoint PerformancePoint Dashboard Designer

I am using Sharepoint 2010 with PerformancePoint Dashboard Designer. I am creating a dashboard that has a filter at the top of the page. The filter contains a very long list of items and I was wonder ...
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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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SP2013 Filter documents based on tag

I have a SharePoint 2013 with a document central deployed. In that central I have four document applications; manuals, routines, marketing, price-list. Each category contains documents from four ...
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Is that possible to use != in query string?

I am filtering sharepoint list using query string for some reson i need to check condition like FieldValue!=Red is that possible to achive? Or still its limitation? ...
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SharePoint Document Library Column Header filtering issue

I have a document library with close to 5000 docs. When signed in as a site collection admin, applying filtering via column header on a column that contains only 20 unique values works fine. However, ...
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Longest practical filter for an alert

Environment: SP2010 Enterprise SP1, Server/SQL 2008 R2, VS2012 When building alerts through object model, what is the longest or most complex CAML filter that can be applied to them? Can they be as ...
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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 ...