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Cannot view correct data (string type) imported from excel in OneDrive for business




I could import my data in table(.xlsx) from One Drive Business connector into my powerapp app. 



However, when I select a field in my table for a dropdown, it shows me all 0 entries when it should show me strings like for eg. (MIT,CMU).

I checked my table (.xlsx) , it does show all the entries.



Tried on OneDrive Business, DropBox but got the same problem.

Tried on an excel file, static source for the app and got the correct strings (for eg. MIT,CMU) .

 Checked if my logged-in account & connector match (OneDrive Business) so didn't get any problem in reteiving the table on powerapp.


Any help is really appreciated.


Thanking in advance. 

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Re: Cannot view correct data (string type) imported from excel in OneDrive for business

Hi @Anonymous,

Do you want to view data imported from excel in OneDrive for business by using a drop down control?

There are some points that I recommend you checking:

  1. Have you formatted your table in one drive for business?
  2. Have you got data from your connection?

You can check it by creating a data table, setting its items:the data source that you’ve connected to.




If the points mentioned above aren’t suitable for you,please show me more details about it like pictures,formulas,etc.




Best regards,

Community Support Team _ Phoebe Liu


Community Support Team _ Phoebe Liu
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