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How to use a picklist from the common data environment in power apps

When I add the common data service as a source I can only add tables and not picklists. I understand I can use the picklists to control the data in the table entities but how do I refer to them in the app without having to make a copy of them as a table?


For example I would like to use hte picklists as the data source for drop down menus.

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Hi Dave,


At this point the picklists from CDS can only be used as part of an entity. Great suggestions though, I'm adding @mabolan from the Studio to see if he's interested in taking this suggestion forward.



Hi @CWesener,


I´m also looking for this possibility. As we have already created codebook (picklist) in CDS it will be nice to have chance to use it also in PApp.



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