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Update SharePoint (multi line text column) list using patch is not working

Hello developers,

 

I am trying to update 2 columns in my SharePoint list when a button is clicked.

 

The first column which is a single line updated successfully but the second column which is multi-line text is not updated, any comments why?

 

I try to combine both updates in one patch and separate them but still, it didn't work, here is the code:

 

Patch(RequestLegal ,First( Filter( RequestLegal, ID=Gallery1.Selected.ID) ),{'ApproverComments': txtTest.Text});
Patch(RequestLegal ,First( Filter( RequestLegal, ID=Gallery1.Selected.ID) ),{'Approval Status':"Approve"});

 

The ApproverComments in SharePoint list is a plain text:

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Help me how to solve this problem, please.

 

 

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Re: Update SharePoint (multi line text column) list using patch is not working

Dear all,

 

Thank you I discover my mistake and it was as the following:

 

I reset the textbox before updating the data that's why it appears empty every time:

 

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Re: Update SharePoint (multi line text column) list using patch is not working

Hi,

 

Have you checked the column name, if it is correct ? Also if there are any special characters in text ?

 

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Re: Update SharePoint (multi line text column) list using patch is not working

Hi @aisha96cs96 ,

Do you mean that you can not update ApproverComments field successfully?

I've made a similar test but not met the same problem like your description.

Here's my test for your reference:

1) test11 is my test field, its setting:

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 2)my textinput setting:

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3) my update formula:

Patch(test1,First(test1),{test11:TextInput1.Text})

And I could use this formula to update successfully.

 

Please check :

1)whether you have required field?

2)whether you use right fieldname, control name?

3)whether your connection is valid?

 

 

Best regards,

 

Community Support Team _ Phoebe Liu
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Frequent Visitor

Re: Update SharePoint (multi line text column) list using patch is not working

Dear all,

 

Thank you I discover my mistake and it was as the following:

 

I reset the textbox before updating the data that's why it appears empty every time:

 

 009.PNG

 

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