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p6371174
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Inserting row above or below other rows in a collection

Hi,

 

I'm working with converting an infopath form into powerapps. The problem that I try to solve is to achieve the same functionality as with infopath repeating table, where it was possible to insert a row in a repeating table below or above the current row selected. Is it possible to achieve this within a collection? And how?repeatingtable.png

Philip Saxegaard

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KrishnaV
Super User III
Super User III

Hi @p6371174 ,

 

Based on the input and your requirement I have implemented the solution, please see the below working model:

Inserting row above or below other rows in a collection.gif

I can share with you the solution if I meet your expectations.

 

I hope this resolved your issue if you see any challenge/need further help let me know I am always happy to help.

 

Regards,
Krishna
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Hi @p6371174 ,

 

Sorry for the delay, here is the complete working code and feel free to as you needed for your requirement.

 

Happy coding in PowerApps.

 

I hope this resolved your issue if you see any challenge/need further help let me know I am always happy to help.

 

Regards,
Krishna
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I hope this resolved your issue if you see any challenge/need further help please let me know I am always happy to do it for my community.

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KrishnaV
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eka24
Super User III
Super User III

Watch this https://youtu.be/vjfrXUa1Juw?t=5

hope it helps

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WarrenBelz
Super User III
Super User III

Hi @p6371174 ,

You cannot duplicate the functionality of these in a lot of areas, particularly the specific one you mention.

Galleries can be set up to edit items and write back to the data source and also to insert new records and do the same. This is not an "out of the box" function as by default, they are display only, however this can be done. Here is a Video from Paul O'Flaherty covering the subject.

 

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Thanks for answering.

 

I'm starting to believe this cannot be done. The video does not cover the ability to insert rows before/after existing rows in a collection. It only explains how to manipulate values in existing fieslds for existing rows.

Hi @p6371174 ,

You can actually write a new record from a gallery and then refresh the data source. where it "inserts" depends on your Gallery Sort order. You would use the syntax

Patch(
   YourListName,
   Defaults(YourListName),
   {
      Field1:Field1Value,
      Field2:Field2Value,
      Field3:Field3Value
   }
);
Refresh(YourListName)

and so on for the rest.

 

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KrishnaV
Super User III
Super User III

Hi @p6371174 ,

 

Based on the input and your requirement I have implemented the solution, please see the below working model:

Inserting row above or below other rows in a collection.gif

I can share with you the solution if I meet your expectations.

 

I hope this resolved your issue if you see any challenge/need further help let me know I am always happy to help.

 

Regards,
Krishna
If this post helps give a 👍 and if it solved your issue consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more.


I hope this resolved your issue if you see any challenge/need further help please let me know I am always happy to do it for my community.

Regards,
KrishnaV
Business Applications MVP, Microsoft Certified Trainer
Twitter | Linkedin | YouTube | GitHub
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KrishnaV
Super User III
Super User III

Hi @p6371174,

 

I just want to follow up with you on this issue to see is it resolved or still you see any challenges.

 

if you see any challenge/need further help let me know I am always happy to help.

Regards,
Krishna
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I hope this resolved your issue if you see any challenge/need further help please let me know I am always happy to do it for my community.

Regards,
KrishnaV
Business Applications MVP, Microsoft Certified Trainer
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Thank you for thios solution. Could you be so kind to share it with me?

 

Philip

Hi @p6371174 ,

 

Sorry for the delay, here is the complete working code and feel free to as you needed for your requirement.

 

Happy coding in PowerApps.

 

I hope this resolved your issue if you see any challenge/need further help let me know I am always happy to help.

 

Regards,
Krishna
If this post helps give a 👍 and if it solved your issue consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more.


I hope this resolved your issue if you see any challenge/need further help please let me know I am always happy to do it for my community.

Regards,
KrishnaV
Business Applications MVP, Microsoft Certified Trainer
Twitter | Linkedin | YouTube | GitHub
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Hi @p6371174 ,

just a note: Please 2 empty rows using "+" Icon on top and then check the insert above and below functionality.

 

Feel free to let me know if you see any challenges/issues, always happy to help.

 

Regards,

Krishna


I hope this resolved your issue if you see any challenge/need further help please let me know I am always happy to do it for my community.

Regards,
KrishnaV
Business Applications MVP, Microsoft Certified Trainer
Twitter | Linkedin | YouTube | GitHub
If this post helps you give a and if it solved your issue consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members / new members of the community.

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