Coveo for Sitecore Legacy Search UI Framework - Field Sort Component Properties

Coveo for Sitecore 4.1 (November 2018)

This article describes the properties that are available on the Sort component.

Property Description Default value Additional details
Basic settings
Title Specifies the sort link caption. New Sort
Sort Field Specifies the sort field used to sort results. @syssize
Sort Direction Specifies the direction in which results must be sorted when the sort link is clicked.
Toggle Sort Direction Specifies whether the sort direction alternates each time the sort component is clicked. Enabled

Placeholder Calls the appropriate container for the component you want to add.  /coveo-search/coveo-sorts When using the Experience Editor, this field is automatically filled with the correct container.
Data Source Specifies the source of the data used to populate the component with specific data.

Coveo for Sitecore (June 2016)

Unique identifier

Specifies an optional unique identifier for a facet. For example, this identifier will be used to save the facet state in the URL hash. If this field isn't specified, the field name will be used as the unique identifier.

The default value is $GenerateNewUniqueId, which generates a random facet ID.

Caching Specifies if the component rendering is cached or not. All Disabled
Available options for this parameter are:


Additional Parameters Allows passing custom parameters to a Coveo component. These custom parameters must be specified in the Coveo Search Component sublayout (see Adding Custom Parameters with the Additional Parameters Field).