Is possible to sort (order by) a REST search result by RefinementName? Thank you


You can update your search query with sortlist for sort or orderby your results in search + REST API


The query will sort your response based on your RefinementName in descending order.

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  • But first I think I should enter the Refiner and then internally order by RefinementName, otherwise the refiner results wold be null. – Ado Aug 30 '16 at 13:33

sure you can

check this example out:


EDIT (check updated REST URL too):

Please be sure, that the property, which are as an refinment property is an sortable property, too! Than you can use the "sortlist"

Check this out to configure search: Sorting Not Working in the Search Results Web Part in SharePoint 2013

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  • I need the result to be sorted or order by. – Ado Aug 30 '16 at 11:32
  • see updated awnser – domsen123 Sep 1 '16 at 14:05

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