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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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Is there a way to create a folder within Site pages for Sharepoint 2013

I have too many pages and want to sort them by folder within the site pages section of site contents
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SharePoint 2010 Filter WebPart sorting ID in wrong order

Is there a way to get my Search Filter WebPart to sort in the Natural Sorting Order and not the Lexical (Alphabetical) order? My list is Filtered by its ID Field. For reference: Natural Order - 1, ...
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Sharepoint search sorting clear filter

I have search results getting sorted on click of a checkbox. I did this by using <a href="#" onclick="$getClientControl(this).sortOrRank('Priority-HighToLow');return false;" id="testButton">&...
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Dynamic sorting on search results page

I've created a search page that has a couple of refiners. I've also created a display template that shows search results on a table-like format. Each search result row shows the following three ...
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How to sort data and show the result

Hi I have the following table. on/off Emissions Cert. Displacement Platform Model Year CTR's on E19 6.7 asdf 2019 R_sas on E19 ...
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Thumbnail and sorting information issues of Picture Library in Sharepoint Foundation 2013

I have a few questions about SP Foundation 2013. I'm creating an Intranet page and came across a few issues here - tried to research but just want to have a final advice / suggestion / confirmation. ...
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SharePoint Search ranking - lifting site results by title up

We are using SharePoint Enterprise search quiet a lot. But with raising count of searched items and sites it sometimes is hard to find the result you are looking for. I want to rank results being ...
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Return CSWP Results Sorted by Navigation Term Custom Sort Order

I am using a custom search web part on one of my page layout templates to add information for all of the child terms of the current page's navigation term. For each term, I display its page Title ...
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How to sort the Content Type drop down filter for a Document Set in SharePoint 2013?

We're using SharePoint 2013. We have a large Document Library that has Document Sets enabled. Within one of those Document Sets, the Content Type column has 15 or so options, but they are not in ...
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How to list folders first in a Documents list

Yes, OK folders=bad. With that out of the way, what's the best way to have folders appear first in a Documents library then have the documents sorted alphabetically? Right now I'm sorting on Title ...
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Sort lookup column to show Active = Yes category on top in on edit form

We are on SharePoint 2016 on premise. We have one document library in which we have added look up column (Category) of existing list(Allow multiple selection). We We want to sort by Active column (yes/...
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Search sortList and null in the bottom

SharePoint search: Anyone knows how to sort a sortable managed property so that the null and empty values comes along the sort alg. As it is now, for me, they always appear in the bottom
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Changing the sort order in a lookup field

I'm in an Office 365 SharePoint environment using a custom list. I have a lookup field that displays the title of courses. I'd like to sort it by the date of the course, but it sorts only ...
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How are the results of a SPQuery sorted by default if OrderBy is not specified?

Take this simple SPQuery for example: SPQuery query = new SPQuery(); query.Query = "<Where><IsNotNull><FieldRef Name='Modified' /></IsNotNull></Where>"; query.RowLimit = ...
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Sharepoint Search Results Sorting Alphabetically in New Experience

I'm feeling really frustrated with a new feature of the document library "New Experience" When users search within a doc library, they expect results to appear ranked by relevance (like they did in ...
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Sorting Numeric Column

I have calculated column in a document library. The value for this column is a part of the files title. I'm using this formula: =RIGHT(Title,LEN(Title)-FIND("$",Title)) The data type returned from ...
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SortType of DocumentSet changed from Folder to File from 2010 to 2013

Some time ago we migrated a site collection from 2010 to 2013. Inside this site collection a library contains DocumentSets. We now have this interesting behaviour that sorting in list views does not ...
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Change sorting in view while allowing users to sort the view too

One of our customers asked to sort a document library based on the last modify date, so the last updated file is on top. However, when I change the view and add sorting, this will prevent the users ...
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Order by modified date on a text calculated column

Due to a business requirement, the dates need to be displayed using the following format: DD MMM YYYY HH:MM Because I am converting modified date to text using the following formula on a calculated ...
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Showing top 5 with grouping

I have a list that collects customer sales data (multiple records can contain the same customer). I am trying to create a view that will show the Top 5 customers based on sales. I need to have the ...
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Most Popular Items from Library Sorting Not Working

When i click into the page of Most Popular items that has the sorting of recent and ever. But i click these two buttons that has no any response. i checked IE F12 debug mode that also has not any ...
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Sort Folders in document Library

need some help. i have a folder structure in numerical order but it's not appearing in numerical order the way i like, probably because of the numbering. Any tips on how to show it as 1.1, 1.2,1.3? ...
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Is it possible to change the default order of SPList.Items?

In my code, I am simply using SPList.Items which is returning all items (SPListItemCollection) with default sorting order (ascending order by Created date). I know that I can use CAML Query or some ...
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No Sort/Group by Content Type? [closed]

When editing a View, there is no option to Sort or Group by Content Type. This could be very useful for making a folder-like experience, for finding files, or other use cases. What design criteria ...
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Sort Order Calendar Overlay

Is there a way to change the order of the calendars when using multiple overlay calendars in SharePoint online. I'd like them to sort alphabetically.
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Datetime querystring format when paging the sorted list-view

When I sort a column (ExpiryDate) in the list view and then click next page button, SharePoint generates URL like this: http://www.example.com/Lists/WatchList/AllItems.aspx#InplviewHash0691b043-5378-...
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sorting military time in list

I've created a single line of text field that's being used for storing military values (no column used). For some reason, it's sorting fine EXCEPT any value in the 1900s. Example 1942, 1900, 1925, etc....
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What is the default sort order of a Content Query Web Part in SharePoint 2013?

If no sort order is specified in a CQWP, how does SharePoint determine the order to place the items? Is there a default field that it uses to sort if no sorting is specified in the CQWP options?
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Sort View based upon a specific order of a lookup column

Our standard setup when a department requires a document library with document types is to create a separate Custom List for the Document Types so a power user within that department can add new ...
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SP Designer 2010 — Send Multi-Line Text Field on one line in email

UPDATE I have figured out a work around to this issue (see below). How the workaround functions. I made an new multi-line text field column... "Holder CR" When I edit the entry, I go to "Holder CR" ...
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How can I get folders in a document library to “group” for my custom view? Folders sit in a blank / ungrouped category

I have a simple document library with a custom view that uses the group feature. My coworker setup a list that manages to group folders, but I cannot replicate the effort. Please see the images to see ...
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Sorting list items in a webpart in SharePoint

How do you sort list items in a web part in SharePoint in the order that you want?
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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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REST api postquery with SortList not working

I'm using jQuery ajax POST calls to query against my search index. That is working. I tried to add SortList following the documented model here which is basically adding the following to my query ...
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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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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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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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Show one Item of a Library in two groups in its view

I've got a requirement to show a single file in a document library in 2 predefined groups. The View is first grouped by the column "Kunde" and sorted after "Dokumenttyp" As you can see in this ...
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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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Get random list item

I have checked the question here: What is the best way to retrieve random item? But I found an other possible solution here: https://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/office/en-US/9d1a2995-72c2-45db-...
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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 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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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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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 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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Bring files then folders in Sharepoint 2010

I have a document library in a SharePoint 2010 site and it contains files and folders. Eg: some Excel, Word documents and few folders. How do I display the Excel and Word document first then the ...
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Text Column not sorting correctly alpabetically

I've created a list with two columns. It contains Country Name (first column) and their 2 character abbreviation (second column). Example: Italy - IT Sweden - SE United Kingdom - UK I've setup ...
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Sorting Calculated Numeric Columns Based on String Column

I am having a hard time getting a SharePoint 2013 list to sort in the correct order. We enter strings like this example 50-00-0. Then we want to split this into three columns so we may order them ...
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Cannot sort by eventDate in search result webpart

I have a search result webpart (the same problem happens with a Search Query Webpart thay queries the same content) that looks for calendarevents later than today. I searches through four calendars ...
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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={' + ...