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pb37087
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Keeping Item Selected Properties

I have two galleries that referencing two collections.  Both of these collections use the same source, with one collection containing projects that have all statuses to include cancel, complete, active and pending.  The other collection displays only active and pending projects.  The different galleries are displayed based on someone selecting a button to display either all projects or only active projects.  


The issue I am running into is that I have a template fill property that changes colors based on you selecting the gallery item.  What I would like to do is if a user selects an item and it changes colors, if they select the button, the item that was selected in the one gallery, if it exists in the other gallery, change the template fill color on that gallery, so it looks as if they are looking at the same gallery.  

 

Is this possible?

 

Completed Project Gallery - As you can see the button at the top shows "Show Only Active" and the project is highlighted "Green".

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Active Project Gallery - As you can see the button at the top shows "Show All Projects" and the project exists in this gallery, but is not highlighted.

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RandyHayes
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@pb37087 

Wel your formula is stating that if the gallery project name matches what was selected in gal_Allprojects, then make it green, otherwise, if it is selected, make it green.

 

So the Selection and the condition are two different things.  Every gallery has a Selected Item which is the record that is selected.  In your case, your are wanting your color to change (simulating a selection) in the second gallery, so using the .IsSelected should not be used.

 

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RandyHayes
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@pb37087 

Sure, just set the TemplateFill in the second gallery based on your first one.

Ex.

   If(ThisItem.ProjectName= FirstGalleryName.Selected.ProjectName, Green, Transparent)

 

I hope this is helpful for you.

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@RandyHayes That worked really well.  Now the only problem I am having is that if the other item is selected in the one gallery, and I click the button, I now have two items with that same color because it is selected in the other gallery.  

 

This is my code.  Any idea how to deselect the other gallery based on a selection in the new gallery.

 

If(ThisItem.ProjectName = gal_AllProjects.Selected.ProjectName, RGBA(0, 240, 132, 1), ThisItem.IsSelected, RGBA(0, 240, 132, 1), RGBA(0, 0, 0, 0))

 

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RandyHayes
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@pb37087 

Wel your formula is stating that if the gallery project name matches what was selected in gal_Allprojects, then make it green, otherwise, if it is selected, make it green.

 

So the Selection and the condition are two different things.  Every gallery has a Selected Item which is the record that is selected.  In your case, your are wanting your color to change (simulating a selection) in the second gallery, so using the .IsSelected should not be used.

 

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