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w4schba3r
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Open Attachment from Gallery does not work

Hey all,

 

I have created an app, that also has a gallery which shows all entries. When there is a file attached, a PDF icon shows and it should be possible to open the file (which is stored within the sharepoint list). This worked great in the beginning but all of a sudden does not work at all. 

 

The formula used for OnSelect (and that works in a plain gallery without filters) is:

Launch(First(ThisItem.Attachments.AbsoluteUri).AbsoluteUri);

 

Now when I click on it, nothing happens at all - i also tried to just display the name of the attachment which does not work as well. So it seems it cannot find the AbsoluteUri at all. 

What I did to try to fix the error:

- Changed the data source to another sharepoint list

- Remove all Attachment files and re-add them

 

I think it might have something to do with the filter functionality on the gallery. In a gallery without the following formula, the opening of file attachments does work:

 

If(And(IsBlank(txt_ItemFilter_2),Or(IsBlank(cb_StatusFilter_1.SelectedItems),IsEmpty(cb_StatusFilter_1.SelectedItems)),Or(IsBlank(ComboBox1.Selected.Result),IsEmpty(ComboBox1.Selected.Result))),Sort('InGuMa List',ID,Descending),Sort(Filter('InGuMa List',And(Or(IsBlank(cb_StatusFilter_1.SelectedItems),IsEmpty(cb_StatusFilter_1.SelectedItems),ThisRecord.'Item Status'.Value=Index(cb_StatusFilter_1.SelectedItems,1).Value,ThisRecord.'Item Status'.Value=Index(cb_StatusFilter_1.SelectedItems,2).Value,ThisRecord.'Item Status'.Value=Index(cb_StatusFilter_1.SelectedItems,3).Value,ThisRecord.'Item Status'.Value=Index(cb_StatusFilter_1.SelectedItems,4).Value,ThisRecord.'Item Status'.Value=Index(cb_StatusFilter_1.SelectedItems,5).Value,ThisRecord.'Item Status'.Value=Index(cb_StatusFilter_1.SelectedItems,6).Value)),Or(StartsWith(ThisRecord.'Name of Debtor on Document',txt_ItemFilter_2.Text),StartsWith(ThisRecord.'ARE of Beneficiary',txt_ItemFilter_2.Text),StartsWith(ThisRecord.'Name of Guarantor on Document',txt_ItemFilter_2.Text),StartsWith(ThisRecord.'Reference ID',txt_ItemFilter_2.Text)),Or(IsBlank(ComboBox1.Selected.Result),IsEmpty(ComboBox1.Selected.Result),ThisRecord.'Running ID'=Value(ComboBox1.Selected.Result))),'Running ID',Descending))

 

Attached I also have an overview of the filter functionality and the gallery. 

Do you have any idea what in the formula might cause the error?

 

Thank you so much in advance for your help on this!

Kind regards

 

w4schba3r

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w4schba3r
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Hey all,

 

this topic got solved by re-writing the above formula. In the final formula the SortByColumns & Filter functionality were put in the front and now the attachments can be opened.

 

SortByColumns(Filter('InGuMa List',And(Or(IsBlank(cb_StatusFilter.SelectedItems),IsEmpty(cb_StatusFilter.SelectedItems),ThisRecord.'Item Status'.Value=Index(cb_StatusFilter.SelectedItems,1).Value,ThisRecord.'Item Status'.Value=Index(cb_StatusFilter.SelectedItems,2).Value,ThisRecord.'Item Status'.Value=Index(cb_StatusFilter.SelectedItems,3).Value,ThisRecord.'Item Status'.Value=Index(cb_StatusFilter.SelectedItems,4).Value,ThisRecord.'Item Status'.Value=Index(cb_StatusFilter.SelectedItems,5).Value,ThisRecord.'Item Status'.Value=Index(cb_StatusFilter.SelectedItems,6).Value)),Or(StartsWith(ThisRecord.'Name of Debtor on Document',txt_ItemFilter.Text),StartsWith(ThisRecord.'ARE of Beneficiary',txt_ItemFilter.Text),StartsWith(ThisRecord.'Name of Guarantor on Document',txt_ItemFilter.Text),StartsWith(ThisRecord.'Reference ID',txt_ItemFilter.Text)),Or(IsBlank(cb_FilterID.Selected.Result),IsEmpty(cb_FilterID.Selected.Result),ThisRecord.'Running ID'=Value(cb_FilterID.Selected.Result))),"RunningID",Descending)

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Karla3
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Hello, I am currently having the same problem. Everything was working perfectly with displaying attachments in gallery and 2 days ago this stopped working. I can't find a solution
Karla3
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Hello, I got a solution to my problem. And I come to share it, maybe it will help improve your situation. In my application on the data gallery, I have a nested gallery to show the attachments, previously in the items section, I had it with the following: ThisItem.Attachments, but from one moment to another it stopped working. So I changed the items field to the following function and it worked for me:

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Sorry if you don't understand my wording well, I used the google translate 😅

w4schba3r
Frequent Visitor

Hey all,

 

this topic got solved by re-writing the above formula. In the final formula the SortByColumns & Filter functionality were put in the front and now the attachments can be opened.

 

SortByColumns(Filter('InGuMa List',And(Or(IsBlank(cb_StatusFilter.SelectedItems),IsEmpty(cb_StatusFilter.SelectedItems),ThisRecord.'Item Status'.Value=Index(cb_StatusFilter.SelectedItems,1).Value,ThisRecord.'Item Status'.Value=Index(cb_StatusFilter.SelectedItems,2).Value,ThisRecord.'Item Status'.Value=Index(cb_StatusFilter.SelectedItems,3).Value,ThisRecord.'Item Status'.Value=Index(cb_StatusFilter.SelectedItems,4).Value,ThisRecord.'Item Status'.Value=Index(cb_StatusFilter.SelectedItems,5).Value,ThisRecord.'Item Status'.Value=Index(cb_StatusFilter.SelectedItems,6).Value)),Or(StartsWith(ThisRecord.'Name of Debtor on Document',txt_ItemFilter.Text),StartsWith(ThisRecord.'ARE of Beneficiary',txt_ItemFilter.Text),StartsWith(ThisRecord.'Name of Guarantor on Document',txt_ItemFilter.Text),StartsWith(ThisRecord.'Reference ID',txt_ItemFilter.Text)),Or(IsBlank(cb_FilterID.Selected.Result),IsEmpty(cb_FilterID.Selected.Result),ThisRecord.'Running ID'=Value(cb_FilterID.Selected.Result))),"RunningID",Descending)

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