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Sorting of grid does not work



User has a grid repeat that is sourced from a page list property:

The page list property accesses data from a data page using the "Refers to a data page" option:

The data page is editable, with a scope of Thread:

When a column header on the grid is clicked, the sort indicator icon appears/changes, but the records are not sorted.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Source a grid repeat from the list property.
  2. Attempt to sort a column.

Root Cause

An issue in the custom application code or rules:
"Refers to a data page" is not the correct data access option on the list property if sorting is needed. The data page itself will not be sorted.


Perform the following local-change: *Change data access option for list property to "Copy data from data page":


Published November 26, 2016 - Updated October 8, 2020

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