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Multiple textboxes use as Dropdown else where

I have a gallery which has a repeating table to collect few text values.




Now, i would like to use these values in a dropdown and use it in various places in the same app. Can someone please help me with the logic for the same?

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You could achieve this by creating a collection that stores those selections and then refer back to that collection elsewhere in the app. 


Let me know if you need a little more help on that and I have a few apps I can pull out what I used to acheive. 

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I am newby and learning while i buid it. Pls do share few so that i can get this done and learn on the go.


Thank you rebecca.

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Pls help.

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Hi @Anonymous ,


Are these text that you are trying to use as the options of a dropdown control inside multiple textinput controls? If so, then please follow below steps to achieve this:

1. Insert a button control, set its OnSelect property to:


TextInput1 and 2 are the textinput controls' names.


2. Insert a dropdown control. Set below formula in the Items property of the dropdown control:





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Thanks Mona. The number of textboxes may increase. They are not limited to two. Pls advise how to tweek the code?

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