CQWP that displays folder structure

Scott Gordon 1 Reputation point
2022-11-16T14:15:45.023+00:00

Normally, CQWP surfaces contents of a library flatly, ignoring the folder structure.

I have a request to display the CQWP results as they are in the library, within the folders.

Checked the settings, didn't see anything.

Sharepoint server (2016).

Guidance appreciated!

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  1. AllenXu-MSFT 18,051 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor
    2022-11-17T06:12:58.137+00:00

    Hi @Scott Gordon ,

    Content Query Web Part doesn’t support display items in a specific folder, this is by design.

    Find an alternative way for your requirement, you can set Additional Filters to filter items by the value of specific columns. Please see the answer in this thread: https://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/office/en-US/0518c9b3-5ab0-40dd-af21-5097b864c0bf/how-to-show-contents-of-subdirectories-using-content-query-web-part?forum=sharepointdevelopment.

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