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

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SP2010: Filter list in a WebPart by Contains not Equals (adding a wildcard)

This question isn't new here, but after reviewing existing posts I still need your advice. If I need to "search" list data using a wildcard, I have to modify the XSL code. A step-by-step instruction ...
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Grabbing a filter value via CEWP code behind

I have employed a Query String Filter to parse a value and send it to a chart web part. now I would like to use this value in a CEWP to provide an explaination/clarification for the chart, but the ...
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More advanced logic while filtering a view? SP2013

I am attempting to filter a document library view in SP2013 but I have three things I need to filter on and I don't know if I can perform the logic desired. I want this view to only show documents ...
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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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Filtering REST call with lookup field

We have a column defined on a custom list that allows for multiple select of values from another custom list. The column on the list is call Panels. When I do a REST call against this list, I can ...
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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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Custom column doesn't show up under Page Fields in SPD toolbox

I have a presumably an easy question than a harder question: I've setup a custom column (called "mycolumn") that is a choice type with several values you can select. I associated the column with my ...
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How to create multiple operator options in one filter, and how to add “contain” filter in external content type?

I'm creating external content type from SQL server to business data list. I would like to create a read list operator based on search stored procedure. I noticed in creating filter table, there's no ...
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Merging multiple form libraries into a single view

I currently have two separate form libraries: one old one, and one new one. All new forms go into the new one, but the old library still has active forms in it. We created a page with filtered views ...
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Error during Meta Data filtered list viewing using Quick Edit in SP2013

I get this error when I click on filtering meta data columns in a Quick Edit Grid, "div class= ms-vb unable to render the data". Any ideas on the cause or solutions?
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Custom List Filter - update list view only on second button click

What I try to do is making a simple list filter tool for SharePoint 2010 lists. What I have so far: I made a VisualWebPart (VWP) named "ListFilter", which should update the view of the list (see code ...
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Picker Control Filter for External List in SharePoint 2013

I have an External List in SharePoint 2013 as shown in image below. I have a field called Department. In the Read List operation, I have added wild card filter for Department column. For Calendar ...
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Unable to create valid SPDataSource Select Command

I am to use SharePoint Designer, no custom c# code. I am currently using a SharePoint:SPDataSource on a DVWP to show a list. When the SelectCommand is blank, it works fine but I will need to create ...
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How can I filter a SharePoint list based on a date column?

I have a column with "start date". I also have a column called "expire date". How can I make a filtered list so that it only shows items where the "start date" is equal or greater and equal or ...
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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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BDC List column picker filter - search/filter not working and exact entry says not found?

I'm working with MOSS 2007. Rephrasing the question. I have a BDC column to an external datasource in a custom list. Today searching and filtering is not in place and actually exact matches are not ...
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How to get all users filtered by role in CSOM Sharepoint 2013?

In my SP2013 environment I want to write javascript code that uses CSOM (client object model) and retrieve all users, but filtered by role. Does anyone know how to do this? I found this Get all users ...
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How to add a custom filter for a chart?

I have a list which contains multiple columns. I have inserted the chart web part and it's showing the graph based on the column list. Now I want to add a custom drop down filter which contains column ...
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Display connection information within a ITransformableFilterValues web part

I created a filter web part by extending the ITransformableFilterValues interface, similar to this page: MSDN. I want to mimic the Microsoft query string filter and display the connection information ...
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SharePoint 2013 Date Range Filter on list using FilterFields and FilterOps

I am working on a project in SharePoint 2013. Currently I am trying to implement list view filtering using OOTB QueryString parameters. I have found the following params have been working a treat ...
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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 ...
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Filter by calculated column with rest api in Sharepoint 2013?

Apparently you can't filter by calculated column with Sharepoint 2013 rest api? The calculated column in question returns a string. ...
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View with `Current User Filter` doesn't work

I have a View of a List which uses the Office value of the UserProfile to filter the items, using a UserFilter Webpart and adding the Parameterbinding it works: <WebPartPages:XsltListViewWebPart ...
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How to filter a list by hour

I am on SharePoint 2013 and do not have access to Designer, as a preface. I am trying to create a list view that filters items by whether or not they were added in the last hour. I had done this ...
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Sharepoint 2013 CQWP - Filter by Approval Status

I'm kind of stuck in a Content by Query Webpart. (Yes, i'm aware i'm on 2013, and yes, i could use Content by Search WebPart, but this is a standard edition, so no, finally i can't use CSWP) I would ...
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Disable column header filter and sorting

I am using SP2013 on-premise. On a list view all the columns' header come with a filter+sorter function. It is not useful on some columns (e.g. photo, which show a picture and no point to sort, and ...
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how do I filter a view in SharePoint based on last year?

I need to create a view with only last year, 2014, data showing. I tried creating calculated columns for start and end date and using less than start date and greater than end date filter in the ...
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Add filters under webpart.xml properties: <property name=“”

I have a webpart coded with XML, there I retrieve data from Announcements list. It was working fine without any filters. Now I want to filter by Expires date. I have added one line of xml. But it ...
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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. ...
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How do I filter my result set by user when querying a survey list?

I don't like the way SharePoint forces an error message on my users when they've already responded to a survey. My task is to check the survey first, to see if they've already responded and then ...
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2010: Query String URL Filter doesn't filter until postback

I have a Query String URL filter sending a value (ProjectID) to a task list which filters the tasks down to match the query string. On page load, however, all tasks are displayed, making it seem that ...
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How to create a display for last major version only

We are using a SP2013 site with some workflows and we need to display documents withe their last version only. Let's say we have 5 docs with minor versions (1.2, 2.6, 2.2, etc...) and we want to ...
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How do I use REST $filter with a “Hyperlink or Picture” type column?

The $filter method works perfectly on regular text columns, but I can't figure out how to use it with a "Hyperlink or Picture" type column. For example: ...
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WebPartPage and MultipleItemView

I have a list List1 that is references 1:1 to the Sharepoint users. I need to create a page which displays the data of the record of List1 based on the current user. I know that I could create a View ...
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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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use today as default filter in WebPart page

I've got a WebPart page with: 2 list view Web Parts with a date column a query string filter that looks for "meetingDay" and sends the value to the list view Web Parts So when I go to ...
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Multiple Column Lookup in SSRS expressions

Hi I am working in SSRS 2012. My dataset/table schema is as below. ID,Name,Age,Address In my report table this data set is the source. What I want to do is I want to filter my data set in ...
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REST with $filter for List Items in Sharepoint 2013

Sharepoint 2013, REST API, native C++ application: I want to get all Folder items from the list. Try /_api/Web/Lists(guid'GUID')/Items?$filter=FileSystemObjectType+eq+1 and get HTTP 400 Bed ...
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“Get Filter Value From” prepends “id;#” to the value

I have two lists that are connected to each other. Tracking Numbers: Has one Shipping address Shipping Address: Has many Tracking number On the Tracking number edit form I would like to display ...
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Manipulate Filters in Javascript

Is there any code in JavaScript which allow to manipulate filter to a library webpart?
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Filter list based on week day

My list has a column of weekday: title weekday itemA 1 itemB 2 itemC 3 itemD 4 itemE 5 itemF 6 itemG 7 How can I filter a sharepoint 2013 list Item based on the day of the ...
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Consumer Field Name - no parameters provided

I am trying to to filter my chart based on start and end dates but I the configure connection webpage dialog box does not provide the field names to choose from.
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Filter a CQWP on a Lookup Column

I'm creating a custom page layout that contains a CQWP that I'd like to display documents related to the page. The document library has a lookup column that relates to the page title in the Pages ...
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Document Library Not Filtering Columns

There is a document library which has over 5000 items, it has passed its item view threshold. The view was reduced to show items that met certain requirements. This view now shows less than 1000 ...
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Limit Dates available for selection and limit enteries displayed by those dates

I am creating a small timereporting list and would like to have the user select from a list of limited dates. The dates should be all the date for beginning of the week (i.e. 05/04/2015, 05/11/2015, ...
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Filter SharePoint List differently in context of logged in user

I have a list view with a filter matching according to a people picker column called Manager is equal to [Me] so that Managers see their own records. The creation of the records are initially done ...
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Need help with setting up a filter for a view (sharepoint UI only)

I need help setting up a and/or filter and I can't seem to get it right. Its based off dates. I am looking for the following: Between (StartDate-Status1 and EndDate-Status1) OR ...
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SharePoint List Filters search options

I am using SharePoint 2007 and want to know if it is possible to search on part of a value within the specified column I link to within the list. Currently it is set up to 'search on first name' ...
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Workflow Task List - View Filtered By Assigned To = [Me] not working for SPGroups

I want to filter my Workflow 2013 Tasks list only to display the tasks assigned to the current user. Hence I went ahead and set a filter 'Assigned To' is equal to [Me] in the view. However, I am not ...
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Textual resolution of [Current User] and [Me]

In a list-view filter, I think I want to use either [Me] or [Current User]. I can't find a list of possible filter variables with their possible resolutions anywhere (Sharepoint Server 2010). What ...