Fix the bug in the Data List editor which corrupts filters when the same underlying field has two filters applied

Presently, if we add a field to a Data List twice and then filter on it with two different filters, this works.  However, if we then edit the Data List, the filters are corrupted, both being set to the same filter type.


E.g., if we add

Revenue\Date (Start Date)


Revenue\Date (End Date)

then apply the 'On Or After' filter to the first instance and the 'On Or Before' filter to the second instance, this works and allows us to find all records between the two dates.  However, if we edit the Data List and Save it, whether or not we have made any changes, both filters are set to 'On Or Before' and our Data List no longer works as intended and our users get confused and frustrated.  We also can't even go into Edit to see how the Data List is configured, as it instantly displays the corrupted values and not the actual values which are stored in the Data List.


Please fix this bug.


Note that would also help as many reasons for setting multiple filters on the same field would disappear.

  • Guest
  • Aug 8 2019
  • Planned
Organization Name (Please enter full organization name) The Wilderness Society Ltd
Reported Version 4.0
  • Aug 8, 2019

    Admin Response

    Please raise any bugs via our Support channels, this portal is for providing clients with an opportunity to raise ideas for improvements and new features.

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  • Jennifer Quinn commented
    17 Aug, 2019 08:56pm

    Hello David, we have come across this issue as well and I was curious if you heard that going through Support is the best way to address this.




  • Guest commented
    9 Aug, 2019 02:34am

    Hi Admin,

    Sorry about that.  It's very common for Support to suggest that we raise issues which we consider as bugs here as they consider them as 'working as designed'.  It's hard to know the difference.  We may have already raised this particular one with Support.  I'll check.