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Image Column in SharePoint list not displaying in Power App

I have a SharePoint list with an Image column. The images display in my list and also when I click on the thumbnail in the list I get a large version. In my Power App gallery that is linked to this list I can't get the images to display in an image control. Wondering if there's a setting I need to turn on or something? I've used this method in the past with no issues.

 

SharePoint list

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Power Apps Gallery

 

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Digital
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@Rusk@ahmednaseem  , Your example looks like it's using a person column which is different. I'm using the new SharePoint image column. Images from a SharePoint image column display show as text type in Power Apps.

 

I got it to work by deleting the list folders that contain the images from Site Assets/Lists. I then re-uploaded the images and it worked.

 

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Rusk
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Hi @Digital ,

 

I notice your screenshot displays ThisItem.'Product Image 1'.Medium as text.  Its expected it would display as data type: image.  So something is wrong there

Rusk
Super User
Super User

I just tried it on one of my galleries and its working for me as follows:

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I have similar issue where images stored in SharePoint document gallery stopped showing up in powerapps gallery. They were working until 13/12/2022, Just noticed its not working. Also have the issue where sharepoint preview also does not work. I suspect a service issue.

Digital
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@Rusk@ahmednaseem  , Your example looks like it's using a person column which is different. I'm using the new SharePoint image column. Images from a SharePoint image column display show as text type in Power Apps.

 

I got it to work by deleting the list folders that contain the images from Site Assets/Lists. I then re-uploaded the images and it worked.

 

Screen Shot 2022-12-15 at 10.32.16.png

Rusk
Super User
Super User

D'oh, you're right.  I was using a person column. Thanks for sharing the fix with us 🙂

Anonymous
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Did this ever get fixed? How do we escalate to Microsoft? I have the same issue with an image type SharePoint list column not being able to be displayed on a form. It is returning text, rather than an image.

If you haven't got too many images try what I did and remove them from the Site Assets folder then re-add.

Thanks @Anonymous ,

As you said I tried the solution mentioned in the another thread below. It worked.

https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/Building-Power-Apps/Image-control-not-displaying-anything/m-p/1931777/highlight/true

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