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rsongyl
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Circular reference Between Properties

Hi all 

 

I'm very new to poweapps and trying to find my way around by programming very basic app. My first task is to develop a leave estimator to assist staff to determine if they have enough leave balance for a proposed leave date. There is no data source link to this app and everything is calculated based on user's input i.e. current leave balance, proposed leave date etc.. In the future we would expand this out to pull out leave balance data from a data source. 

 

Anyhoo I'm trying to get the following command to return the DateDiff in Text

 

Label13.Text = Text(DateDiff(DatePicker1.SelectedDate,DatePicker2.SelectedDate))

 

However the system throws out the "This rule creates a curcular reference between properties which is not allowed. A property cannnot reference itself or other properties affected by its value. " 

 

How do i fix this? Or is there a worksround it. 

 

Thanks in advance

RS.

10 REPLIES 10

Yes using a variable also worked for me. 

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