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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Why can't I sort the Search Results Web Part by a Managed Property?

I have a Search Results web part which shows items from my custom list. The custom list contains a site column called Idea Date. I've been trying for days to get this Search Results web part to sort ...
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Sorting Lookup Values

I have a list that breaks down periods within our accounting calendar. P1, P2, P3,...P12. The problem I am having is when I perform a lookup on this column it's sorting by alphabetical order and it ...
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Search Result Core Webpart, sort/filter enabled column is not sorting

I am using sp 2010. I have a search core result webpart on a page. I have modify the xslt in sharepoint designer by a dataview webpart. I have make all columns sort/filter enabled. Filtering is ...
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CSWP custom sort order

We have set up a cross-site publishing situation and it is working well. We have reuse pages on the publishing side with content search web parts We have a catalog of items that is marked with a ...
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“Person and groups” column sorting not working

I have a list with several "Person and groups" columns. For some reason I can get them to sort correct. Anyone have any pointers to how I can fix this?
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Sorting a List View causes the fields to look blank

I have a weird issue that I'm having trouble tracking down. When clicking a column header on some list views to sort, the fields are all present but all of the information looks either blank or the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search Results Sort Options - Odd Behavior from “Relevance” Option

I am working in a SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Search Center, and looking to change the default Sort options on a Results page. To do this, I am modifying the “Available sort orders (JSON)” property of ...
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Popular Search Results - Exclude Visits from Site Adminstrators

Is it possible to show or rank popular search results (for pages or documents) that exclude any visits from site administrators? As a site administrator, I am finding that all the popular documents ...
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How can I sort this by an actual DATE?

I have a calculated field in a document library that takes the "Modified" property makes a more readable date from it. The problem is, the column is now sorting alphabetically, even though the data ...
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How to show sorting arrow in SPGridView

I have an SPGridView control in a visual web part. I am trying to implement sorting functionality, but the grid control is not displaying the sorting arrow next to each column header. How can the ...
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SharePoint Blog Post Sort by #Comments and pagination

I'm using SP2010 and recently created a Blog Site for the users. Users have created a few posts (around 50 posts or so) and also have posted comments for some of the items. When I go to the "Posts" ...
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Does custom sorting of managed metadata terms affect list sort order?

I've set up a custom sort order for the terms in my managed metadata term store expecting that I could sort my lists using this custom sort order. But as I can understand, that sort order is only used ...
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Most Recent Documents / Items with Sort and Filter functionality

I want to have a Webpart that displays the Most Recent Documents for the entire site collection. Main concern with this webpart is that there is a requirement for Filter and Sort functionality for ...
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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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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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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?

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 ...