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AnPhamEFL
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Patch value from 2 dropdown list into sharepoint list column

Hi Experts,

 

I'm having a simple Sharepoint List which is have 2 column Region & Country (Type: single line of Text)

I'm trying to create a power app form to input these value of dropdown list to sharepoint list columns

 

 

To make the cascading drop down, i use Distinct('Test Demo',Title) on the 1st dropdown list

2nd dropdown list i use Filter('Test Demo', Title = Dropdowninput.Selected.Result)

The submit button:

Patch(Data, Defaults(Data), {Region: Dropdowninput.Selected.Result, Country: Dropdowninput2.Selected.Result})

 

The problem is i can not submit the data when i add Country: Dropdowninput2.Selected.Result.

 

Can anyone guide me to update both value from the dropdown list. 

 

Thanks

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v-qiaqi-msft
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Community Support

Hi @AnPhamEFL,

Based on the issue that you mentioned, do you want to patch values in Dropdowninput and Dropdowninput2 to the Region && Country column?

Could you please tell me that the column type of the column corresponding to the 2nd dropdown?

Actually, if you really want to filter the 2nd dropdown based on the 1st dropdown selected, you should refer to the column within the Filter() formula that you provided.

Filter('Test Demo', Title = Dropdowninput.Selected.Result).Column

Please check the above formula which is a table that filtered based on the 1st dropdown selected.

I have a test on my side, please take a try as below.

In my scenario, I have two dropdown lists to populate the cascading Dropdow box.

Distinct('Test Demo',Title) // For the Items of the Dropdowninput
Filter('Test Demo', Title = Dropdowninput.Selected.Result).ColumnName // For the Dropdowninput2 Items property

Notice that the ColumnName should be the column that you want to filter based on the Dropdowninput selected.

Modify your Patch formula as below:

Patch(Data,Defaults(Data),{Region:Dropdowninput.Selected.Result,Country2:Dropdowninput2.Selected.ColumnName})

Notice that the ColumnName is the same column that I mentioned as above.

Hope it could help.

Regards,

Qi

Best Regards,
Qi

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JR-BejeweledOne
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Super User

In your patch formula if you remove the .result from Country: Dropdowninput2.Selected.Result does it give you any other choices, like value or text?



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v-qiaqi-msft
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Community Support

Hi @AnPhamEFL,

Based on the issue that you mentioned, do you want to patch values in Dropdowninput and Dropdowninput2 to the Region && Country column?

Could you please tell me that the column type of the column corresponding to the 2nd dropdown?

Actually, if you really want to filter the 2nd dropdown based on the 1st dropdown selected, you should refer to the column within the Filter() formula that you provided.

Filter('Test Demo', Title = Dropdowninput.Selected.Result).Column

Please check the above formula which is a table that filtered based on the 1st dropdown selected.

I have a test on my side, please take a try as below.

In my scenario, I have two dropdown lists to populate the cascading Dropdow box.

Distinct('Test Demo',Title) // For the Items of the Dropdowninput
Filter('Test Demo', Title = Dropdowninput.Selected.Result).ColumnName // For the Dropdowninput2 Items property

Notice that the ColumnName should be the column that you want to filter based on the Dropdowninput selected.

Modify your Patch formula as below:

Patch(Data,Defaults(Data),{Region:Dropdowninput.Selected.Result,Country2:Dropdowninput2.Selected.ColumnName})

Notice that the ColumnName is the same column that I mentioned as above.

Hope it could help.

Regards,

Qi

Best Regards,
Qi

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