To apply a filter to items that come from Sitefinity CMS to SharePoint, perform the following:
For example, if you have set a Sitefinity CMS filter Country == Canada, all items in Sitefinity CMS that have their Country equal to Canada are synchronized in SharePoint. However, if you create an item in SharePoint and leave its country field empty, this item will be automatically assigned the default value Canada. This way, when the item is synced from SharePoint to Sitefinity CMS, it will be again synced back to SharePoint. If the item is not assigned a default value and its country field remains empty, it will be synched to Sitefinity CMS with empty Country field and when it is modified in Sitefinity CMS, it cannot be synced back to SharePoint, because it does not meet the filter conditions – Country == Canada.
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