Sorting is any process of arranging items in some sequence by arranging items of the same kind, class, nature, etc. in some ordered sequence.

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Edit Sort Expression

Is the edit sort expression that was available for data list views in previous versions of sharepoint designer unavailable in SPD2013? I can't seem to find it where it used to exist. Has it been moved ...
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SPGridView - when sorting AFTER filtering, column looses it's filtered state (filter not removable) How to solve this?

I've got a SPGridView in a webpart that has sorting, filtering, paging and grouping configured. Most of it works fine so far, but it seems like I can't get around this problem: If I filter the ...
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Is there a setting to make people group files in certain groups when uploading to a Document Library?

Is there a setting(no SharePoint designer) where I can make people put objects in a grouping when they upload it? For instance, in a document library I have the Managers listed and when they upload ...
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Multiple values column change breaks form in Sharepoint 2013

I need to be able to sort a lookup column. I made this possible by unchecking the "allow multiple values" option in list settings, however now I cannot edit existing entries in the list. When I try ...
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SharePoint 2013 Managed Metadata Filter and Sort Issue in List View

My managed metadata filter is working properly by itself. However, when combined with other fields, all of my data are gone. Here are the set of combinations where my data is gone. 1. a. Managed ...
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Sorting People Picker list by lastname

We use a Sharepoint Group called Supervisors. Opening the group using SP Designer, I can see it's sorted by last name. On the AddForm its sorted by first name, though the display is "lastname, ...
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Left-navigation sort

Although not standard, I have a custom field in each of my pages library in SharePoint 2010. This field is used to select a particular branch/location. The left-navigation is then populated according ...
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Content Search Web Part - Sort by Scheduled publishing date

I am a developer working to transfer a wordpress site to SharePoint 2013 using cross site publishing. This means an authoring site to create pages, and a publishing site to display them. On the ...
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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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Sorting a Lookup Column from Survey that pulls from Calculated Field SP 2010

I'm looking for a way to sort a Lookup question in a survey that pulls from a calculated field. Specifically, I have it lookup a calculated field that combines the date and name from a list. I want ...
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sorting with querymanager

i see a function orderBy but i don't understand how it works and if it's the correct solution. i'd like know the way to sort the results from querymanager or maybe do this in kql? and then are there ...
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CAML Query to sort a blog Posts list by published date

I have successfully created a CAML query to sort my list by modified date but I want published date instead. Why does replacing "Modified" with "Published" not work? They are both "Date and Time" ...
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reload objectdatasource for paging spgridview

I'm developing a search result in an spgridview loaded with objectdatasource. The issue is the Location object authorize's only 250 ItemsPerPage in this property. My spgridview is set to allow paging ...
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Sorting in MultiColumn field

I'm trying to develop a custom field of type MultiColumn. Is it possible to sort on a particular column value when using Multicolumn Fields. Eg. if the Multicolumn Field consists of ...
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Document Library Ordering in SharePoint 2010

We have a document library (Shared Documents) that consists of a number of folders, sub-folders, and documents. For example: Shared Documents\2005 Shared Documents\2005\1 Shared ...
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Sort Content Query Web Part By Date

I am having some problems sorting a content query web part by date. I have referenced the post below and added the below property to the webpart, but it doesn't seem to be having any affect. ...
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Custom Sort in Document Library (with Group By)

I have a Document Library with a custom "choice" column. I use that column to "Group By" in my views. The column sorts alphabetically, but instead I would like it to sort in a custom order. Is ...
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datasheet view showing duplicates only one time

Is there a way to show sort/filter a column, e.g. Assigned to to only show one time? For example John Doe John Doe Mark Miller James Bond Now I want to filter the datasheet view to only show: ...
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Change Header on Group By

Suppose I have a SharePoint list with a choice column "Department". Department has the following choices: Executive, Admin, Sales, Accounting, IT I want to do a group by on this column, but the ...
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How to make People Search Core Results Sortable

I have read several articles showing how to change the sort in XSL. What I would like to have are sortable headers, so that users can choose Ascending/Descending/None. Another option I would be ...
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CQWP bind sorting with query string

Is there a way to use PageQueryString in CQWP to control the sort order and sort by behavior? I am trying to implement this kind of sortable and filterable table with pagination: Would it be ...
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How to Sort by Count

I am tracking a large list of deals by ID Number. I want to be able to see how many times each ID Number appears in my tracker, if it appears more than once. I can create a view and view the count ...
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How do I get the attachments for a SP 2010 list to sort the attachments in alpha order by document name?

I hope someone can help me PLEASE. How do I get the attachments on my SharePoint 2010 List item to sort in alphabetical order by document name?
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SharePoint 2007 Custom Sorting for Document Library

I have a uploaded slides from PowerPoint to a document library that can then be collected for a staff meeting presentation. Each slide has its own number and place where it belongs for the slideshow. ...
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Sharepoint 2007 dataview sorting ID as though it was text!

I have a joined data source that I'm displaying in a dataview, when I add a sort on ID of ascending or descending it seems to treat it as text and not a number. For example these are the SP ...
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Left navigation shows “error”

After changes in Quick Launch sorting properties I made them to sort automatically based on title. After that left Quick Launch "Error". I am unable to determine the cause. Can anyone help suggest ...
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Repeating File names and Metadata with need for extra Grouping

I want to be able to Group at 4 or more levels in a document library with repeating file names in SharePoint 2007. It seems that I cannot create a file with the same name in the same SharePoint ...
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CAML Query OrderBy ignoring non set values

I'm currently writing some CAML Query for a QueryOverride in one of my Content Query Web Parts as I'm in need of multiple "Sort by" fields. My issue is that one of the additional fields that I need ...
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In WSS 3.0 is it possible to show folders at the bottom of a document library

I have explained the reasons against using folders in general, but I have been asked to get a definitive answer as to whether there is any way to stop folders in a WSS 3 Document Library from ...
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SharePoint 2010 OOTB filtering and sorting is not working in XsltListViewWebPart in Arabic

I am working on a multilingual site in English and Arabic. I have some pages with XsltListViewWebPart to view custom lists with no more than 12 fields to display. These are connecting webparts and ...
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Sort SPList on derived value of e.g. SPFieldUser column

What I want to achieve is: get a bunch of SPListItems from an SPList, using SPQuery, and have the items ordered by an SPFieldUser column. Just referencing the SPFieldUser column appears to sort on the ...
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Changing the sort field in search center

Using MOSS 2007. The only OOtB options for sorting search center results are Relevance and Modified Date. There doesn't seem to be a way to do it through the XSL. I was wondering if and how I could ...
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The sort order for files and folders whose names contain numerals is incorrect in sharepoint

The sort order for files and folders whose names contain numerals is incorrect, such as my actually sort result is as following: Ie4_01 Ie4_128 Ie401sp2 Ie5 Ie501sp2 Ie6 But my expected result is: ...
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Sorting content from a SharePoint list in an Infopath Form (2007)

Important note: Version used is Infopath 2007 ans MOSS Enterprise (2007) with Enterprise features activated. We have a form were you have to select a value. (Location) Based on that value, you will ...
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Is there a way to automatically alphabetize the Quick Launch menu?

We're running SharePoint Foundation 2010. I have a Quick Launch list, and I'm constantly going in to re-order it manually as I delete and add itms to keep it relevant. Is there a way to set this up so ...
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DVWP sorting the data with xslt and removing the duplicates

I'm working with SharePoint 2007. I try to modify the DVWP with the XSLT. The web part pulls the data from the list, what i want to do is just sort the data and show the results. - I can't sort the ...
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Why isn't “Column ordering” available in my list settings?

I want to change the column order visible when viewing or editing a list item. I have accessed the "Column ordering" interface via the list settings page on other lists in the past, but it isn't ...
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Sort Rss feed by date created not date modified

The way I'm currently set up with Foundations 2010, the last document I modify is the document at the top of the rss feed, however I'd like the rss feed to sort strictly by order of the date the ...
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How can I change the sort order of the Default blog page in SharePoint 2010?

How can I change the sort order of the Default blog page in SharePoint 2010? Currently the default sort order is by Published date. I would like to change it to where it sorts by Category (which is a ...
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Sorting grouped items in a list view

We have a policies list view on SharePoint 2010 that presents information in this fashion: [+] Category : Requirements (2) [+] Subject : Library guidelines (2) 2.1. Photocopying of ...
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Sort order issue

I'm having an issue sorting data in ascending order. Right now the sort order is: 1.0.0 10.0.0 10.0.1 11.0.0 2.0.0 2.0.1 3.0.0 3.0.1 3.1.0 What I want is: 1.0.0 2.0.0 2.0.1 3.0.0 3.0.1 3.1.0 ...
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Sort users in sharepoint group

I have several groups of users that have either Create or Approve permissions, each group with Create permissions has a matching Approve group, so that anytime User1 in CreateGroup1 creates an item ...
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How can I sort Lists in the Quick Launch menu in SharePoint 2007?

I am creating several custom lists in SP 2007 according to the team's demands. These are displayed in the Quick Launch in the order that have been created, however I would like to know if I could sort ...
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In MOSS 2007, how to sort a list by a total/aggregate?

I have a basic issue tracking list with a few columns, let's say Application, Title, Created By, and Task Priority. My list is grouped by Application and I am performing a Total (Average) on Task ...
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Only show Sorting option not filtering opetion in contex menu of header in ListViewByQuery

I have creatd ListViewByQuery control through coding and added the control through RencerControl Event. I am filtering the list in code. so filtered result is shown. I want to hide filter context ...
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sorting and paging on web part

sorting in dataviewwebpart only sorting within display items. Paging is enabled to display 10 items per page. Also, How do I put 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10, (next, previous) for the paging? They give you ...
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How do I get sorting to work in the DVWP when using custom SQL query to linked server?

WSS 3.0 I have a non-SQL database linked to a SQL database. I've created a datasource in SPD using a custom query to this database. select * from LINKEDDB...sometable I then created a data view ...
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SPGridView Sorting, Filtering and Paging

I'm currently working on my first SharePoint web part to aggregate information from numerous announcement lists in various sites and allow them to be displayed in one single web part. I've used two ...
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Sorting a group in an Events Calendar

Ok so i have a custom list called Events which pulls back all events that are created within a calendar and i am grouping the events by a column called Month. I am then sorting them by the month of ...