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  • We are not able to filter the values using LighSwitch OOB Entity Designer, if the filter group has more fields then applying the filter results following error message and it’s not able to load filter query data.

    " The Maximum URI Length of 2083 was exceeded"

    If the filter group has only few fields then I am able to execute the query and there is no issue.

    While applying the filter my understanding is LightSwitch will generate auto generated query and we as developers don’t have any control over the query to modify query values. 

    Is this a LightSwitch Limitation or do we have any solution to fix this issue? Any workarounds available.

    Any immediate response would be appreciated since we are closing our final release



    Thanks and Regards

    L.Suresh
    Monday, January 14, 2013 7:50 PM

All replies

  • From memory, this is an OData restriction.  In the table designer, for each of the tables involved in the search, try unchecking "Display By Default" for any properties that don't need to be searched on. This will reduce the size of the URI generated by the query.

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    Tuesday, January 15, 2013 10:37 AM
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