Sort order

A reference to the order of issues.

Typically, issues are displayed in order of update, and you can change the order by using the sort order icon at the top of the issue list. You may also change the order by setting the Filter Stream or Filter to sort:ORDER.

Changing the order
Specify sort:ORDER for the filter
Changing the order
Specify sort:ORDER for the filter

The following values can be specified for sort:ORDER.

sort

description

sort:updated

Updated order

sort:created

Created order

sort:closed

Closed order

sort:merged

Merged order

sort:read

Read order

sort:archived

Archived order

sort:bookmark

Bookmarked order

sort:author

Author name order

sort:user

User name/organization name order

sort:repo

Repository name order

sort:milestone

Milestone name order

sort:dueon

Deadline of milestone order

sort:title

Title order

sort:number

Issue number order

sort:type

Issue type(Issue or Pull Request) order

You can also specify multiple orders and ascending/descending order.

sort:"updated desc, author asc"