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Show / Hide Datacards based on another form field

Hello,
I'm a bit of a newbie here so if I don't present my issue correctly, I apologize.
I have a Person/Group field that pulls information from AD
I have an Employee Name field that is a txt field and I have an Email Address field that is a txt field.
Both text fields should only show if the person group field is empty.

Any help is appreciated.
Thank you!

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RandyHayes
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@Anonymous 

Perfect...thanks!

So, now, the Visible property on the two datacards should be the following:

IsBlank(DataCardValue40.Selected.DisplayName)

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RandyHayes
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@Anonymous 

Reference your person/group control in your Visible properties of the DataCards.

Let's say the combobox in your Person/Group datacard is called DataCardValue1, then on the other two datacards, set the Visible property to :  !IsBlank(DataCardValue1.Selected.DisplayName)

This will return true if there is a selected person (and thus your datacard will be visible) and false if empty.

 

I hope this is helpful for you.

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Anonymous
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WHen I enter your syntax the "Selected" part of the expression isnt there.

RandyHayes
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@Anonymous 

What is the control in your DataCard for the Person column?  I assume this is a Person/Group column in your list, correct?

If you're not seeing selected, then that is not a combobox, and thus we need to evaluate what you really have going on with that column.

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Hi Randy,
Yes the field being used is a Person/Group field.
If its empty then hide the other fields and if its not then show the other fields.

RandyHayes
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@Anonymous 

Okay, but what kind of Control is DataCardValue1 ??

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Hi Randy,
I'm sorry, guess I don't understand your question.

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RandyHayes
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@Anonymous 

That is a datacard!  I need to know what the control is IN your datacard that has the person value in it is called.

Click on this and show me what is in that datacard.

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RandyHayes
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@Anonymous 

I need to know what the control is IN your datacard that has the person value in it is called.

Either do the process that I mentioned in the last message and show me the controls in it, or let me know what the name is of the control you have selected in that last image.

You can find this either in the  (A) control tree (what I was looking for) or at the (B) bottom of the design screen, or (C) at the top of the property pane on the right.

A

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B

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C

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