CAML Query Is Null Filter Condition for List Views

I have always wondered why SharePoint List Views don’t have filters for  Is Null and Is Not Null when CAML Queries support it.

U2U CAML Creator

List View

Turns out it does. When you select “is equal to” and “is not equal to” and do not enter any text it generates “IS Null” and “Is Not Null” CAML Queries for the View.


Result into this

Tools used:

U2U CAML Builder


About Joseph Velliah
As a SharePoint Evangelist my professional interests tend to be technical and SharePoint focused. I run a blog at "SP RIDER" where you can expect to read HOW TOs and scenarios that I run into during my day to day job. I hope my posts will give back a little to the community that is helped me.

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