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

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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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Filter one column with multiple value

Is it possible to filter one column with multiple values? It works in the Datasheet View but it doesen't work in the standard view. To add a new view with filtered values isn't an option.
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Sharepoint Designer 2013, XSLT List View Options ribbon option is not showing

So I'm wondering if this is a bug or not. I have an ordinary Wiki Page, also tried making an Article Page. Once this page is made, I add an XsltListViewWebPart that points to a list, which is fine, ...
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“Get Filter Values from” always returning blank?

I have a web part which shows a list view on a Display form. I'm trying to filter that web part where ColumnA value = ColumnA value and ColumnB value = Column B value on my display form. It filters ...
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How to add programmatically Sharepoint List Filter Wep Part?

I try to add Sharepoint List Filter Web Part to page. I'm not sure if it is Microsoft.SharePoint.Portal.WebControls.SpListFilterWebPart. How to add it to the page and configure? Update ...
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Show related items (separate list) on display form?

I would like to conditionally filter a list with items which are relevant to one another. ListA has a few items, and ListB has records of things which pertained to those items. What sort of web part ...
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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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Change size of filter button in ActionFilter WebPart

Is it possible to change size of ActionFilter Webpart button? Is it possible OOTB?
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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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Display connection information within a ITransformableFilterValues web part

I created a filter web part by extending the ITransformableFilterValues interface, similar to this page: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms499375(v=office.12).aspx. I want to mimic the ...
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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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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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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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XSLT filter for Yes/No Column/Field in SharePoint Custom List for SharePoint Designer DataView WebPart

I'm trying this with no luck: [@ActiveStatus='Yes'] also tried 1, '1', 'True' .. get no rows back.. If I remove the filter I get back all rows. full line in code view looks like this: ...
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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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Grouping filter conditions in SharePoint 2007

For a document library I would like to create a view that will get everything greater than a certain date AND has either one field="test" OR second field = "test". If under view filters I do: ...
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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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Modifying CAML to filter by passed parameter

I have a list which contains a column called "Actual Start Date". I want to filter this list at the users command to only select the date they have selected. I have created a parameter called "Start" ...
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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 ...
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How to filter column in chart web part?

I have a list with 3 columns, Month, volvo, benz. I have created a chart which contains 2 series, volvo and benz. It shows 2 series based on month, for example for jan, it shows value volvo & benz ...
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Filter based on User and another attribute of User

I have an Infoshare library in which I collect: Project name, Site, Status, Owner. I have multiple users from different sites that will have access to this database and I would like to show them ...
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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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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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Sharepoint Foundation search filter? (Exclude all but SP wiki 'x')

I've looked (unsuccessfully) for what others have done on this topic. Within our Sharepoint Foundation site we have multiple wikis and we'd like to use the Search feature to search content from only ...
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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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how to add a custom filter for a chart?

I have a list which contains multiple column. I have inserted the chart web part and its 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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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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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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Export to Excel ignoring filters

I understand that when we use the Export to Excel button in the ribbon bar, what we get is an IQY file containing a query for OWSSVR. I am trying to filter the data returned by OWSSVR. When I go to ...
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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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Target filtered list results at individuals (not groups)

I am using several Content Query WebParts to filter rows in a list by various criteria. I wanted to use Audience Targeting with the respective CQWP's to display them certain individual users (but not ...
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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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How can I Filter a Joined DVWP by [Current User] in Multi-User People/Groups field?

I have a joined DVWP. List A includes a "category" lookup field among other columns. List A includes the same "category" lookup field as well as a People/Groups field with multiple selections. I'd ...
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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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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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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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SharePoint 2007: Filter for current year

I have a list view web part and a field named [Year] set as a number. I am trying to filter to show this current year's items, given today's date. I tried the following filter but get Filter value is ...
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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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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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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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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 make a filtered lookup field

I have a list of departments. This list will change over time adding new departments and "deactivating" others (because of structural changes). I would like to use this list as a look-up for other ...
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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, ...