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ksen1848
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Copy one field to another after its updated

Hello I need to take my "Location" field and put it into my "Previous Location" field once the "Location" Field is updated

This Screen is my edit form screen

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WarrenBelz
Super User
Super User

Hi @ksen1848 ,

You need to make a Variable when you select the record from the gallery

Set(gblLocation, ThisItem.Location):
Navigate( . . . .

Then have the Default of the 'Previous Location' text box

Coalesce(
   gblLocation,
   ThisItem.'Previous Location'
)

 

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Hi @ksen1848 ,

When you go back, you can clear the Variable (before you navigate)

Set(gblLocation, Blank())

 

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WarrenBelz
Super User
Super User

Hi @ksen1848 ,

You need to make a Variable when you select the record from the gallery

Set(gblLocation, ThisItem.Location):
Navigate( . . . .

Then have the Default of the 'Previous Location' text box

Coalesce(
   gblLocation,
   ThisItem.'Previous Location'
)

 

Please click Accept as solution if my post helped you solve your issue. This will help others find it more readily. It also closes the item. If the content was useful in other ways, please consider giving it Thumbs Up.

Visit my blog Practical Power Apps

 

That worked but now when i go back to the gallery and then go back to the screen with the "previous location" it updates to the new "location"

Hi @ksen1848 ,

When you go back, you can clear the Variable (before you navigate)

Set(gblLocation, Blank())

 

Please click Accept as solution if my post helped you solve your issue. This will help others find it more readily. It also closes the item. If the content was useful in other ways, please consider giving it Thumbs Up.

Visit my blog Practical Power Apps

WarrenBelz
Super User
Super User

Hi @ksen1848 ,

Just checking if you got the result you were looking for on this thread. Happy to help further if not.

Please click Accept as solution if my post helped you solve your issue. This will help others find it more readily. It also closes the item. If the content was useful in other ways, please consider giving it Thumbs Up.

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