Questions tagged [filter]

A filter in SharePoint usually refers to a mechanism that limits the items displayed by the criteria provided.

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Manipulate Filters in Javascript

Is there any code in JavaScript which allow to manipulate filter to a library webpart?
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How to fix 5000 Limit for Views but without breaking Alerts

So recently I saw the infamous message about getting close to the 5,000 item limit. After spending a couple of days doing some testing, it seemed like the best option would be to simply Index the ...
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Disable Filter on Individual Column Headers of Custom List

I'm working with SharePoint 2013 and my Company don't allow the use of SharePoint Designer. I have created a custom list and am looking to disable the column header filter from a number of the ...
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How can I filter the Highlighted content web part to only show things that the user flagged as “Save for later”?

Seems like it should be pretty straight forward however I am not seeing it. There is already a baked in feature where people can tag a page or document "Save for later" at the bottom of most pages ...
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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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Imported Excel Spreadsheet not Filtering Column

I am uploading an excel template to the SharePoint site. I have 8 different metrics and want to add a filter to a specific column.SharePoint automatically adds the filter option to certain columns, ...
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Filter sharepoint list using multi line text field

I'm trying to filter a sharepoint list using ajax api. So one of the filtered field is Multi line text field (FieldType.Note) , after performing request it throws an error telleing that the field ...
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Problem with date range filter

I have implemented date range filter on my SharePoint 2016 list using date filter web part. The complete procedure you can find here But after this implementation my list search box vanished. Even ...
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Datetime format when using $filter in ListData.svc

I'm using ListData.svc to retrieve items from a SharePoint 2013 calendar list. I have two jquery ui datepickers to select the date range. Values are read with the following: var s = moment(jQuery('....
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Filtering list view based on querystring using jQuery?

Using Sharepoint 2010 Content Editor Web Parts (some links dynamically created) List View Web Part Ability to add additional software or packages to the system extremely limited (so would prefer ...
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Textual resolution of [Current User] and [Me]

In a list-view filter, I think I want to use either [Me] or [Current User]. I can't find a list of possible filter variables with their possible resolutions anywhere (Sharepoint Server 2010). What ...
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SharePoint Refinement Filter Display One Column and Sort by Another Column

I have a refinement webpart on a search page with several refiners. The issue I am having is that I need to sort the refinement filters based on another column or some other way to perform a custom ...
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Is it possible to filter search results when searching in a modern document library?

I noticed that when I search for something in a document library and click "See All" for all the search results, the filter icon in the top right corner disappears and I am unable to use any of the ...
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Possible to get tasks based on a local custom field value using Project Server JSOM?

I have been working on a web part that lives on a SharePoint site in a Project Web App instance, and interacts with Project Server using the Project REST API. I need to be able to get tasks based on ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Search files into File Share (content source) with filtering by folders

I crawled content that is on stored on file server (File Share - content source in SharePoint Server) and i get the results in SharePoint search. Everything is fine but i need to have some kind of ...
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Customize Filter Icon and filter pane in a Modern Experience document library

I am learning that the modern experience of SharePoint Online does not leave much room for customization. I had a request from the line of business to make the filter ICON considerably more visible ...
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Can I filter a SharePoint Calendar? Is such a thing possible?

It strange that for something that sounds so simple and common, it is most likely impossible. When I first approached this request I never thought I'd end up here typing out my problem ... I added a ...
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Filter Event Calendar by Column

I have a SharePoint calendar that I have added a drop down column called SalesAgent, which contain Sales Agent names that is selected when event created. Each agent has numerous events on a calendar. ...
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Order of choices in filter drop-down

In a list, at the filter drop-down section, choices are in ascending order: Is it possible to display the choices in descending order? (It would be more comfortable because users usually choose the ...
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Passing employee id from AD to a SharePoint list

I have a property named EmployeeId in AD. UPS is configured and is getting all users EmployeeID from AD. I have made an external list. I want to pass logged in user's EmployeeID to that list so it ...
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Creat a view with Sharepoint List: Sort by column then filter everything but the most recent

I have a list coming in from forms with a serial number and a date: [Serial Number] [date] a-6/10/19 a-6/12/12 a-2/4/14 b-3/2/15 b-4/1/12 I want to create a view where I only display the most recent ...
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Issues with SPFilterDropdown in SPD2013

To start things, I have little knowledge beyond the basic concepts of SPD and being a newbie... What I want to accomplish is to only have certain values from another list show up in which their ...
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Document Library Not Filtering Columns

There is a document library which has over 5000 items, it has passed its item view threshold. The view was reduced to show items that met certain requirements. This view now shows less than 1000 ...
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Have a webpart in a Page layout get filter value from column value

I'm new with SharePoint but I feel like I'm catching on pretty well. I'm creating a new page layout and I plan to put a list webpart in the right column. The list webpart will be filtered using the ...
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Update InfoPath form field value in SharePoint Online document library?

I have saved InfoPath Form in a Form Library & also saved field values in separate columns, now I have retrieved one record in InfoPath Form 2013. I'm trying to update Status columns value from ...
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Filtering Calendar Items Using REST API

I'am trying to get calendar items and filtering by EventDate and EndDate fields using rest api. DateTime field filtering works fine on other lists but I can not filter calendar items by EventDate and ...
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Page filter doesn't work in edit mode

In my library I have the document id service turned on. So each new document gets an unchanging id. That is working. I then have some other documents which are related to a given page. I've created a ...
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How to Connect a list from another Sharepoint Web Application

How Could I connect a SharePoint another list which is situated in another web application? A mast get another list from another web application, and give a filter to show only this elements, which ...
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Exporting a list to csv from a custom page

I have a custom page created to allow users to be able to select their own parameters to filter items in a list using web-parts (with help from SharePoint designer 2013). This filtered list needs to ...
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Filter SharePoint lists by a Person or People Picker

How can I create a web part page, where the search web part is a "peoplepicker" like control which then filters 3 SharePoint lists below it on the "CreatedBy" column. Scenario: Find all entries made ...
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Turn Title bar filters on at all time

We have a number of custom lists, and on some of the larger ones the sidebar popping up is undesirable. We added Filter=1 to the links to the lists which turns on the filters at the top, which is ...
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Losing CQWP filter “Contains all of” when applied/saved

I've added a CQWP to a web part page. In the web part properties, the source is from a single list, and i'm trying to add additional filters. If the second or third additional filter is set to "...
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REST API filter multi person/ group column by null

I have a multi person/ group column. I need to apply rest api filter on this column. I can filter it by values. eg: _api/Web/Lists/getbytitle('testList')/items?$filter=(Access/Id+eq+21) But when I ...
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Why doesn't FilterOp work with Inplview?

I am trying to pass a URL into a SharePoint listview with parameters for filtering. The FilterOp paramter doesn't work with inplview for me. If I pass the parameters in normal query string format (?...
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Show folders in document library that have a filter view

I am using SharePoint 2010 I have a document library with a view that Filter items only when a particular Column is true. The problem now is that when I have a filter in my view the folders in my ...
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How to create SPQuery by filtering date interval

I have a custom aspx form where I retrieve list items by filtering two values EventDate and EndDate. I have a realization but it returns nothing: DateTime eventDate = Convert.ToDateTime(properties....
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Please tell, can we filter data on SharePoint Hyperlink Description but not URL using sharepoint query [closed]

Please tell is there any way or workaround we can filter on hyperlink "Description" using sharepoint query. I know we can filter listview rendering using JSlink and hide rows but problem is when user ...
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Remember filter value using jquery and cookies

I am looking for a solution for the following problem: I have a large list that is related to a second list. The two list web parts are on one page, when you select an item in the first list, the ...
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Cannot filter in quick edit in Sharepoint 2013

I have a list which have a lot of data. I can filter list in standard view but when I use quick edit view, just some column can filtered. It's not display "show filter choice" when the column have too ...
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Sharepoint large list filtering

Currently in Sharepiont 2010. I have a list that just went over 5000 items. I have columns indexed and all views are filtered with these indexed columns. One of the columns is a "Date and Time" type ...
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Exclude items from a view using filter

I want to create a view which rules out several items in a list, i.e., if there are options A,B,C,D,E in column X, I'd like it to contain all list items except those that contain options D or E (...
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View showing new list items

Is there a view (or a way) that show new items only to a list? My goal is to have a "New Items" list, or view that will be updated automatically shows any thing within the past 24 hours. Filtered ...
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SharePoint 2013 REST expand and filter issue

I've been using REST for a lot of tasks, and with the recently added $batch endpoint, it's more fun than ever. There is one thing bugging me though, and I'd like to share it with you, perhaps someone ...
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Is there a limit of conditions count for oData query using $filter?

I have a long $filter query like ID eq 1 or ID eq 2 or ID eq 33 or ID eq ... and it works like a charm when we have up to 159 conditions joined by or. But, when I add one more condition (started from ...
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Getting document name using REST (not title) while filtering document library

I am trying to filter through a list and return metadata of the documents in that filter. How do I return the name of a document from a document library using REST while being able to filter the ...
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Filter a List View based on data in another list

I'm looking for guidance on how to approach a problem. I have two lists, Goals and Tasks. Goals is a simple custom list with Name and People-Involved. Tasks is a task list with a lookup field to ...
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Custom List Filter - update list view only on second button click

What I try to do is making a simple list filter tool for SharePoint 2010 lists. What I have so far: I made a VisualWebPart (VWP) named "ListFilter", which should update the view of the list (see code ...
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SharePoint - Infopath - Lookup Field - Filtering Out Items

I'm working with a SharePoint List (we'll call it List A) that has a lookup field to a second list (List B). List B has two fields: REPORT_NAME & RETIRED. RETIRED will either be blank or have an '...
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Filter list in a WebPart by Contains not Equals (adding a wildcard)

If I need to "search" list data using a wildcard, I have to modify the XSL code. A step-by-step instruction for doing it in SP2007 has been provided at Can I Filter a List/Data View using Contains ...
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Items that SHOULD be showing in a view, aren't

So, I have a large list, with ~10,000 items. I have created several views that filter via indexed columns that show below the threshold amount. But I just modified one of the views, (changed the ...