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UpdateContext sorting not working

Hi,


I decided to rewrite the Sorting function as I wanted another Screen to also have the sort function but I am having trouble getting it to work. I am still new to PowerApps and dont understand what isnt work. It is mostly likely because it is a copy of the code the PowerApps produce when you make an app with your data. The code that I added into the Gallery is working fine. (The code I got for it in the picture below.)Gallery1 Code.PNG

But the error I am getting is coming from the UpdateContext. (The code I got for it in the picture below.)

SortUpDown Code.PNG

I did try reading the Microsoft Documents about the sorting function but it didnt really make sense. 

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Re: UpdateContext sorting not working

Hi @AliciaMunt 

I think this is just a typing mistake in your formula. Notice how the 'd' is missing in the highlighted part of your formula.

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If you correct the error like so, the error should go away.

UpdateContext({SortDescending1:!SortDescending1})

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Super User III
Super User III

Re: UpdateContext sorting not working

Hi @AliciaMunt 

What exactly is the error message that you get with UpdateContext?

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Re: UpdateContext sorting not working

Sorry! I didnt even think of sending that, here is the error message I am getting. Error Message for Code.PNG

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Super User III
Super User III

Re: UpdateContext sorting not working

Hi @AliciaMunt 

I think this is just a typing mistake in your formula. Notice how the 'd' is missing in the highlighted part of your formula.

image.png

If you correct the error like so, the error should go away.

UpdateContext({SortDescending1:!SortDescending1})

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New Member

Re: UpdateContext sorting not working

I knew it was going to be as simple as that! Thank you.

Super User III
Super User III

Re: UpdateContext sorting not working

You're welcome, glad that helps!

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