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JoyK
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Tracking

I’m a new PowerApps user and would like information on how to track when someone uses the Search option to view information in an app I’m building. I’ve only found information relating to tracking modifications. 
Thank you

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WarrenBelz
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Hi @JoyK ,

The way I do it (not on Search, but the principle is the same) is to have an "Audit Log" separate list with the action taken Patched into a text field (a new record). The user's name and the date and time are automatically in the Created and Created by fields. You can use the built-in Title field on (for example the OnChange of the Search box)

Patch(
   SearchAuditList,
   Defaults(SearchAuditList),
   {Title:Self.Text}
)

 

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JoyK
Frequent Visitor

Excellent.  Thank you @WarrenBelz 

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WarrenBelz
Super User
Super User

Hi @JoyK ,

The way I do it (not on Search, but the principle is the same) is to have an "Audit Log" separate list with the action taken Patched into a text field (a new record). The user's name and the date and time are automatically in the Created and Created by fields. You can use the built-in Title field on (for example the OnChange of the Search box)

Patch(
   SearchAuditList,
   Defaults(SearchAuditList),
   {Title:Self.Text}
)

 

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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JoyK
Frequent Visitor

Excellent.  Thank you @WarrenBelz 

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@JoyK ,

You marked your own response as the solution - can you please consider correcting this.

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