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Help with getting the display name of a people picker into a dropdown box


   I am trying to get the DisplayName value into a dropdown control. I can filter the list and get the ID's of the items, which are held in the Title field but i cannot get the DisplayName value. Below is the code i am using

Filter('CAMs and Admins',Label2.Text=Admin.DisplayName).Title

If I replace the Title with CAM (the person field in SharePoint) I get a warning saying "

Warning: The columns produced by this rule are all nested tables and/or records, however the property expects at least some columns of simple values (such as text, or numbers)."

Any help would be appreciated


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Power Participant

Should be able to end the filter with ).CAM.Displayname to get display name

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Hi cwebb365,

                    I tried that but is says the name isn't valid


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Community Support

Hi @Nigelh54 ,

What is "Admin" mentioned in your formula? Is this also a Person column?

Are you using this formula into a dropdown?

Also please provide some screenshots of your list structure(a SP list?).

Best regards,


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