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Filter formula in a doc lib. view

  Asked By: Deandre    Date: Mar 01    Category: Sharepoint    Views: 7777

Does any one know what should be the filter formula to create a view on
doc. lib that shows you documents created in the last 10 days

Following is what I tried but did not work (didn't display even one
document eventhough there were many).

Under Edit Views -> Filter ->
[x] Show items only when the following is true

Show the item when column :
is greater than or equal to




3 Answers Found

Answer #1    Answered By: Blake Marshall     Answered On: Mar 01

What has worked for me is:

1. create  an additional column  with a calculated formula  of
=Created+10, I also choose to format for the returned value of this
formula as date only.
2. Then in the view  create a filter, choose the newly created
column, 'greater than or equal to' and [Today].

Answer #2    Answered By: Dwayne Jensen     Answered On: Mar 01

I tried to create  an additional column  with a calculated formula  of
=Created+10 (Also tried =[Created]=10) and received this error
message: One or more column references are not allowed, because the
columns are defined as a data type that is not supported in formulas.

Any suggestions?

Answer #3    Answered By: Jose Baker     Answered On: Mar 01

I believe System fields are not allowed in formula. I.e. you can only use columns that are available in the list.

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