You see only the first level of grouping in a document library that uses the SharePoint Online new experience

PROBLEM

Consider the following scenario:
  • You're using the new experience for a SharePoint Online document library.
  • You've configured Group By columns for the document library, and you're using more than one level of grouping.
In this scenario, only the first level of grouping is displayed when you browse to the library.

SOLUTION

To work around this issue, use classic view for document libraries where more than one level of grouping is needed. For more information about how to switch to classic view, see Switch the default experience for lists or document libraries from new or classic.

MORE INFORMATION

This issue occurs when you use the new experience for document libraries. Group By columns with more than one level of grouping are supported only in classic view.

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Article ID: 3186055 - Last Review: Dec 21, 2016 - Revision: 1

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