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lui
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Don't show selected values from choice column once it has recorded into the list.

Team,

The idea is to create a filter and i don't want to show ALL the choices, only the ones that are NOT present in a column of another list.

 

Card1 includes Dropdown1 (single selection)

ITEMS for Dropdown1 = Sort(Distinct(Filter(Sublist,Field_Name="ABC"),Value_Name),Result,Ascending)

 

When Dropdown1 is saved, it's being patched/saved to Sharepoint list: MasterList on a text column: Text1

 

How can I only display choices (items) that are not in Text1 column from SP MasterList

 

FYI, I've found solutions from other posts with the following solution but i cant seem to make it work when the items are being filtered from another sp list (i'm not using a choices column)

 

Filter(
Choices('YourSPList'.YourChoiceColumn), /* <-- YourChoiceColumn represents the Choice type column in your SP list */
Not(
Value in Distinct('YourSPList', YourChoiceColumn.Value)
)
)

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Hi @lui ,

Do you also want to combine above filter condition with the filter condition for first source?

 

I have made a test on my side, please consider take a try with the following workaround:

Sort(
     Distinct(
                Filter(
                           Sublist, 
                           Field_Name = "ABC",
                           Not(Value_Name in Filter(MasterList, "ABC" in Fields).Text1)  // Modify formula here
                ),
                Value_Name
     ),
      Result,
      Ascending
)

 

Please take a try with above solution, check if the issue is solved.

 

Best regards,

Community Support Team _ Kris Dai
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

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Anonymous
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Get your data into a collection at the beginning using ClearCollect() and then when an option is chosen, use Remove() to take that item out of the collection.

v-xida-msft
Community Support
Community Support

HI @lui ,

Do you only want to display available options which are not saved in the Text1 column in your another List within your Dropdown1?

 

Based on the needs that you mentioned, I have made a test on my side, please consider take a try with the following workaround:

Set the Items property of the Dropdown1 to following:

Sort(
     Distinct(
                Filter(
                         Sublist, 
                         Field_Name = "ABC",
                         Not(Value_Name in MasterList.Text1)   // Add filter condition here
                ), 
                Value_Name
     ),
     Result, 
     Ascending
)

 

Please consider take a try with above solution, then check if the issue is solved.

 

Best regards,

Community Support Team _ Kris Dai
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

@v-xida-msft  how do i add a second condition to the second source 

Not(Value_Name in MasterList.Text1)

 

For example, Not(Value_Name in MasterList.Text1 && "ABC" in MasterList.Fields) Does not work.

I want to say those items without  "ABC" in Fields and Value_Name in Text1

I hope im making sense. 

Hi @lui ,

Please consider modify your Filter formula as below:

Set the Items property of the Dropdown1 to following:

Sort(
     Distinct(
                Filter(
                         Sublist, 
                         Not("ABC" in MasterList.Fields),
                         Not(Value_Name in MasterList.Text1)   // Add filter condition here
                ), 
                Value_Name
     ),
     Result, 
     Ascending
)

or

Sort(
     Distinct(
                Filter(
                         Sublist, 
                         Not("ABC" in MasterList.Fields)&& Not(Value_Name in MasterList.Text1)
                ), 
                Value_Name
     ),
     Result, 
     Ascending
)

 

Please consider take a try with above solution, then check if the issue is solved.

 

Best regards,

Community Support Team _ Kris Dai
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

@v-xida-msft  it doesnt work, no items show up. I think i need to explain a bit better.
I want to say only consider those "Value_Name" in MasterList.Text1 with "ABC" in Masterlist.Fields 
I've tried Not(Value_Name in MasterList.Text1), Not("ABC" in MasterList.Fields) but nothing works. I appreciate the help.

Spoiler
Sort(
     Distinct(
                Filter(
                         Sublist, 
                         Field_Name = "ABC",
                         Not(Value_Name in MasterList.Text1)   // I WANT TO SAY ONLY CONSIDER THOSE "Value_Name" in MasterList.Text1 with "ABC" in Masterlist.Fields
                ), 
                Value_Name
     ),
     Result, 
     Ascending
)

Hi @lui ,

Do you want to filter your Items whose "Value_Name" in MasterList.Text1 with the "ABC" in Masterlist.Fields already?

 

Based on the needs that you mentioned, I think two Filter function could achieve your needs. Please take a try with the following formula:

Sort(
     Distinct(
                Filter(
                        Filter(Sublist, "ABC" in Masterlist.Fields),
                        Value_Name in MasterList.Text1
                )
                Value_Name
     ),
     Result, 
     Ascending
)

 

Please consider take a try with above solution, check if the issue is solved.

 

Best regards,

Community Support Team _ Kris Dai
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

@v-xida-msft yes but what about the condition for the first source (SubList) ?

 

This is what I have so far and it works fine, however, I only want to disregard the Value_Name in MasterList.Text1 that have "ABC" in MasterList.Fields

Filter(Sublist, Field_Name = "ABC",Not(Value_Name in MasterList.Text1)), Value_Name),Result,Ascending)

Where do I enter if "ABC" = MasterList.Fields

I tried the following and no items show up:

Sort(Distinct(Filter(Filter(Sublist, Field_Name = "ABC","ABC" in MasterList.Fields),Not(Value_Name in MasterList.Text1)),Value_Name),Result,Ascending)

Hi @lui ,

Do you also want to combine above filter condition with the filter condition for first source?

 

I have made a test on my side, please consider take a try with the following workaround:

Sort(
     Distinct(
                Filter(
                           Sublist, 
                           Field_Name = "ABC",
                           Not(Value_Name in Filter(MasterList, "ABC" in Fields).Text1)  // Modify formula here
                ),
                Value_Name
     ),
      Result,
      Ascending
)

 

Please take a try with above solution, check if the issue is solved.

 

Best regards,

Community Support Team _ Kris Dai
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

Thank you, seems to be working except for the 500 record limit. I changed it to 2000 and it works better, but last question:

If I'm using the filter function, shouldnt that get rid of the non-delegable query maximum? 

In source SubList, i only have 15 items/records with "ABC" in Field_Name. 
What do you suggest I do to prevent any issues if I go over 2000 total records in the source SubList? 
This is a sharepointintegration (customized form). Thank you

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