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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Library not sorting folders to top

When defining sort criteria for a view, there is an option: Sort only by specified criteria (folders may not appear before items). In my library, I have a view that is set to sort only by Name (for ...
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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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Disable Sorting and Filtering in SharePoint list view in Quick edit mode

I've one requirement in which I need to disable sorting and filtering functionalities on each column in the Quick edit mode of the list view. I'm using SharePoint Online. I've tried below workarounds ...
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Library upload form Dropdown options order

I have a library to store files (obvious) with column "City" which is a lookup to list with two columns (CityName & Order). How to change ordering of options in dropdown field (which is in ...
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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 Documents\2005\1\...
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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 library sort isn't working for new items

I have a SharePoint document library where all items uploaded after Feb 9th are not getting sorted with the rest of the items. It doesn't matter what the sort column is. For example: Sort by Name ...
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How to make the People search query matching less restrictive and 'smarter'?

Our client has a People directory set up on SP2013 on premises. We are getting complaints that employees who try to find colleagues by searching on their name (usually the first name) don’t get any ...
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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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Crawled/Mapped Properties w/SharePoint Online

I am trying to customize the People directory in my SharePoint Online Search Center. I have a few properties mapped to fields that sync from my company's active directory to Office 365, such as last ...
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Sorting not working in DataFormWebPart in SharePoint 2013

We have just migrated our site from SP2010 to SP2013 where we have used DataFormWebPart in many pages. But after migration the sorting is not working properly on those pages. Sorting only works when ...
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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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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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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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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 is the relative list item order calculated from tp_ItemOrder column?

I am using a custom action and the Reorder.aspx page to provide a sorting-functionality to my users. I followed the instructions that can be found here: https://niftit.com/blog/how-to-reorder-a-...
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Sort ListView via Postback in JSLink file

I found out, that you can filter a list view in a JSLink File very easy by a postback: function filterList(ctx, filterField, filterValue){ __doPostBack(controlId, 'NotUTF8;__filter={' + ...
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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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Is it Possible to have the sharepoint content sorting rules automatically update as new metadata tags are generated?

I'm trying to set up a content organizer for a SharePoint site so that it creates folders based off the metadata given. Specifically in two different categories. I created two taxonomy sets, one for ...
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Problem with Case-sensitive Sort order for Search results in SharePoint 2013?

Sort order for Search results in SharePoint 2013.it looks like it sorts the lowercase letters before/after all the upper case ones. So A-Za-z, not AaZz. Any ideas to customize that?
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DataFormWebPart cannot sort item with Last modified properly

In my DataFormWebPart, I have set sort by Modifed column. The column is display with follow format: <xsl:value-of select="ddwrt:FormatDate(string(@Modified), 2057, 5)"/> However, when sorting ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 search results by site title not working in SharePoint Online site

I am facing an issue with sorting search results by SiteTitle property in SharePoint Online. Here is the scenario: In SharePoint Online site, I have a content search web part that display subsites ...
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sorting and filtering not working after adding date range filter

I have added SharePoint list view on a page. I have applied date range filter after referring this article.However sorting and filtering at the column level has stopped working.
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I can't sort right by name in the document library. What are the problem here?

I have folders and documents normally when I sort by name must be the folders on the top but it doesn't work right.
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sort in the People Search Core Results Web Part

how to sort the rows are not in alphabetical order? i have managed property "RefinableString00" maped to property "People:Department" of user profile my aim: C_Title_Department ...
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sort order department in people search core result web part

i have SharePoint standard 2013. my task : create people active directory I follow create-a-simple-sharepoint-2013-people-directory manual (used people core result web part) all ok but problem ...
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Search Results Beginning with Lowercase Characters Appear Last

I have files that begin with a lowercase letter (ie: iBook) and they appear at the bottom of my search results. If I change the Sort Order (JSON) then they appear first. These files should appear in ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Lookup column sorting in list edit view

I think this is a bug! I have a custom list with a few lookup columns that get their data from other lists that have their default views sorted by Title. When entering data in the list that uses ...
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Folders first in paged results using CamlQuery and ListItemCollectionPosition

I'm implementing paging using CamlQuery and ListItemCollection, sorting results by the name field. I would like folders to come first, as they do in UI, e.g. "folder A2, folder B2, file A1, file B1", ...
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Sorting people search results based on organization chart in SharePoint 2013

I am trying to sort the people search results to mirror the organization chart. The organization chart has been imported from AD and I need managers at the top of the search results. Is there any way ...
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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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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 ...