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SG1990
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Linked Dropdowns and Distinct Function

I have 2 dropdowns, namely ddCompany and ddProperty.

 

ddProperty, shows all properties for the company selected is ddCompany.

 

However, when I successfully add the distinct function to ddCompany, the formula within ddPropery no longer works.

 

Formulas before distinct
ddCompany - SortByColumns('Property Information',"ClaimantCompany")

ddProperty - Filter('Property Information',ddCompany.Selected.'Claimant Company'='Claimant Company').'Property Name'

 

ddCompany formula with Distinct

Distinct(SortByColumns('Property Information',"ClaimantCompany"),'Claimant Company')

 

Please can someone advise a way to make the ddCompany dropdown only show unique values without affecting the ddProperty dropdown.

 

Thanks

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WarrenBelz
Super User
Super User

Hi @SG1990 ,

See if this approach works - ddCompany

Sort(
   Distinct(
      'Property Information',
      ClaimantCompany
   ),
   Result
)

 ddProperty

Filter(
   'Property Information',
   ddCompany.Selected.Result = 'Claimant Company'
).'Claimant Company'

 

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WarrenBelz
Super User
Super User

Hi @SG1990 ,

See if this approach works - ddCompany

Sort(
   Distinct(
      'Property Information',
      ClaimantCompany
   ),
   Result
)

 ddProperty

Filter(
   'Property Information',
   ddCompany.Selected.Result = 'Claimant Company'
).'Claimant Company'

 

Please click Accept as solution if my post helped you solve your issue. This will help others find it more readily. It also closes the item. If the content was useful in other ways, please consider giving it Thumbs Up.

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Thanks Warren, works a charm.

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