Office 365 – SharePoint Online – Creating counters in your refinement panels.

Office 365 - SharePoint Online - Creating counters in your refinement panels.today I found this article in which Microsoft describes how to create refinement panels with counters https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Change-settings-for-the-Refinement-Web-Part-fc0a2cb2-4947-4df8-ace2-3486ad8318b3 A couple of issues in this article. First of all when I downloaded the filter_default.html display template i found that the following lines appeared below the closing … Continue reading Office 365 – SharePoint Online – Creating counters in your refinement panels.

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Office 365/SharePoint 2013 – Dropdown refinement panels display templates in 5 minutes.

Dropdown in refinement panel One of my requirements today was to implement dropdowns which filter content in a search results web part. So something that looks like this: I want to do this quickly, so I'm not cleaning up any code. Simply reuse an out of the box display template. Your solution First I took … Continue reading Office 365/SharePoint 2013 – Dropdown refinement panels display templates in 5 minutes.

SharePoint 2013 – Display templates

Recently I have done a lot of work with SharePoint 2013. one of the new features in SharePoint 2013 is Display Templates. At first I had to get used to it but I'm starting to really like the idea of them. Data vs. Presentation In SharePoint a lot of information is stored in many lists, … Continue reading SharePoint 2013 – Display templates

SharePoint 2013 – Refinement Panel showing string;# for calculated text fields

Today I had the same problem as described in the following forum post: http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/260afea2-45e4-41f6-879d-bff7a7ac7e8f/using-calculated-columns-in-the-search-refinement-panel So first I looked into how the refinement panel works. There is a Display template called Vertical (Control_Refinement.html and Control_Refinement.js) that creates the refinement panels Then when I ran the Vertical javascript in my debugger I figured out that the Filter_Default.js controls the … Continue reading SharePoint 2013 – Refinement Panel showing string;# for calculated text fields