A JSON array that defines the sort methods to use for the GetResources results.

The array specifies the sort methods in the order to apply them. Answer Server sorts the results according to the first method. If there are any tied results, it sorts them according to the second method, and so on.

Each sort specifier is a JSON object, with one or more of the following properties:


All the properties and options are case sensitive.

To get a full JSON schema for Sort, send the GetResources action with Type set to schema.

Actions: GetResources
Type: String
Default: all
Example: Sort=[{"sort_by":"metadata","metadata_key":"AUTHOR","metadata_type":"text"}]
See Also: IDs