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

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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 and ...
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Ribbon is disabled when I Filter an external list in SharePoint 2010

I created an external list in sharepoint 2010 (SP1) using SPD. The backend is sql server. The I added a wildcard filter on a column called Source_System (and a limit filter). The out of the box ...
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How to filter a paged and sorted external list

I have succesfully implented an external content type with a read list method, which can sort and page through the external data. The external content type has 4 filters (two limit and two wildcard) ...
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Query string filter on an InfoPath lookup field

I am trying to use a query string filter to filter data on an InfoPath form using this guide. The column that I'm trying to filter is a lookup field and it is not available in the list of Consumer ...
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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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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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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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DVWP ASP.NET Filter for all pages

I have created a drop down along with DVWP as described in http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/sharepointcustomization/thread/949d4443-58a4-464b-9603-e4c280740650. However I see one ...
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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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Filtering a XsltListViewWebPart that has "Send Row of Data To“ connection doesn’t work?

Filtering of a XsltListViewWebPart is absolutely no problem when you change the webPart.XmlDefinition property like this: var xml = new XmlDocument(); ...
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Business Data Connector List Column not working BDC XML Definition

I have a BDC connected to a SQL Table with 2500 Rows. I'm able to add a Business Data List WP to a page and point it to the BDC source and it look fine except for limited number of Rows. However, if I ...
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SP 2013 : Specific item in a lookup field cannot be filtered

the list A has a lookup field connected to list B in field Title. One of the items in list B has title "CCAA". On A/ViewAllitems, i can filter in column lookup:listB:Title for every item, except for ...
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When I click on the library setting “Metadata navigation settings” or “Per-location view settings ” got the error: Object reference not set to an

I am using sp2010. I have a document library with documents. I have 3 managed metadata columns in this library. When I go to the library settings and click on the option "Metadata navigation settings" ...
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Filtering list based on user preferences

On SharePoint I have 3 lists created. The 1st list contains 2 columns: user's unique ID and user's name. The 2nd list contains 2 columns: user's ID and a multiple choice of preferences of ...
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External List filtering using Web Part Connections (send filter value to)

I have an external list (WCF) and I would like to have another web part that searches 1 or more columns on the list (e.g. Product Title, and Product Status etc) I'm using SP2013, guess it would be ...
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Sharepoint 2010 metadata filters- Driving from a link or script

The "old style" list filters in Sharepoint List views (e.g. when the user clicks on a column to filter or sort on column values) use an http GET, so the filter paramaters are transmitted in the page ...
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How to filter listview using webpart?

We have a list view webpart on a page. I want to create a textbox webpart and pass data into the list view webpart and filter it based on this data. Is there OOTB method? Or do I develop a VS ...
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Creating a survey with a question being lookup column with filtering

So I need to create a survey on a monthly basis with just one question. Possible answers should be the values from a lookup column, but limited only to those from the previous (calendar) month. Is ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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People column cannot be filtered by empty value

I have a list in which there is a people column. I used to be able to filter the list by empty values in the column, but that has abruptly stopped working. That is, normally, I should be able to ...
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PerformancePoint Filters do not work (Sharepoint List as data source)

Tabular data source filter problem in PerformancePoint Dashboard Designer Dear all, Your suggestion on the following problem resolution will be highly appreciated. SharePoint 2013, Analysis ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Filtering LookupMulti by FilterMultiValue SP2010

I can't filter LookupMulti's column using FilterMultiValue. My Url contain this fragment FilterName=Tags&FilterMultiValue=Flower;Sword Three is nothing, apart correlation ID. I found in ...
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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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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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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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Current User Filter and List with Folder

I have some folders on the document library with office location in it. I created a page (list view webpart and current user filter) and used current user field property to match the folder name and ...
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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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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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PageNumber-Fillter for Finder in .Net Assembly Connector

I'm currently trying to use an PageNumber-Filter for an Finder-Method in an .NET Assembly Connector. The relevant Part of the Method-Definition of the ReadList-Method looks the following. <Method ...
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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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BDC Lightning tool on MOSS 2007. Using BDC in Picker and filtering

I've got a BDC I generated with BDC Lighning BDC Man. I added a BDC column to a list and when I open the address book picker I get the first 200 entries but search/filter does not work. Anybody know ...
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Filter SharePoint lists by a Person or People Picker

How can I create a web part page, where the search web part is a "peoplepicker" like control which then filters 3 SharePoint lists below it on the "CreatedBy" column. Scenario: Find all entries made ...
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Async Refresh LVWP on load with HTML Form Param

I have a List View WebPart that I need to asynchronously take a parameter from an HTML form WebPart and update the LVWP. I have some odd behavior happen when I attempt this. I have Async Load, Update, ...
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Filtering by column heading column causing error Cannot show the value of the filter

I have a list in sharepoint i have created three views which filters the items according to the year they were created. But when i am in the list and i want to filter with the column heading i get the ...