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Query string parameters have been incredibly useful on the server side since the internet took liftoff, but it wasn't until AJAX-driven web apps became popular that we relied too much on them on the client side.
getURLParameters public Properties getURLParameters() Deprecated. As of NetWeaver 7.1. getComparator public ResourcePropertyComparator getComparator() Deprecated. As of NetWeaver 7.1. Returns: might be null. getFilter public IResourceListFilter getFilter() Deprecated. As of NetWeaver 7.1.
“URL Parameters” – Concepts – Learn – Symphony.
URL Parameters are parameters whose values are set dynamically in a page’s URL, and can be accessed by its template and its data sources. This makes pages incredibly dynamic, enabling a single page to power an endless number of views.
Query string - Wikipedia
On the internet, a query string is the part of a uniform resource locator (URL) which assigns values to specified parameters. The query string commonly includes fields added to a base URL by a Web browser or other client application, for example as part of an HTML form.