I have got CQWP to display the rating control for items in a video library. I used fldtypes_Ratings.xsl to call the template in my custom Itemstyle.xsl. I managed to show the starts but its not interactive, and can't click on stars.

How do I get the rating control to work on CQWP?

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Rendering Ratings in List View

SharePoint 2010 comes with the following fields for Social Ratings:

  • AverageRating
  • RatingCount

fldtypes_ratings.xsl is used for rendering AverageRating field in List View.

Rendering Ratings in CQWP

Templates from file fldtypes_ratings.xsl could be utilized in CQWP , but in order to make it work properly, some modifications should be applied and here is how:

  1. Prepare Ratings XSL stylesheet for CQWP


  2. In order to configure CQWP for displaying Social Ratings , the following steps should be accomplished:

Figure 1. CQWP with Ratings

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For more details please follow blog post How to to retrieve and display Social Ratings in Content Query web part

  • how can i filter ratingcount only in last week? or last month. for detect trends... and best and attractive in last week? or month? Commented Jul 29, 2013 at 11:24

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