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carlosguzmanbpa
Helper II
Helper II

Updating in bulk values of a field in a List with the values of a field from a collection

Hi,

 

I need to update in bulk values of a field in a List with the values of a field from a collection where their OrderID is matched.

It is a product order app and an approver can approve a certain amount of the quantity of the products first ordered. i.e. the user order 10, the approver approves 5.

 

The approver change the quantities approved in a gallery that shows of the products per selected order and this quantities are stored in the field 'ApprovedQuantitites' of a collection that has the exact same fields as the list.

 

I am trying this:

ForAll(
colProductsOrdered,
UpdateIf(
'Products per Order',
OrderID = colProductsOrdered[@OrderID],
{
ApprovedQuantitites: colProductsOrdered[@ApprovedQuantitites]
}
)

 

but is filling the same value to all products of that Order in 'Products per Order'

 

What can I do?

 

Thanks

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Ethan_R
Super User
Super User

Hi @carlosguzmanbpa ,

 

UpdateIf performs multiple record updates wherever the condition is matched.

You code is tied to ForAll + UpdateIf on all instances wherever the condition is met. 

Do check what you want.

 

Try the following code:

ForAll(
  colProductsOrdered,
  Patch(
    'Products per Order',
    OrderID = ThisRecord[@OrderID],
    {
      ApprovedQuantitites: ThisRecord[@ApprovedQuantitites]
    }
  )
) 

 

Hope this helps

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Ethan_R
Super User
Super User

Hi @carlosguzmanbpa ,

 

UpdateIf performs multiple record updates wherever the condition is matched.

You code is tied to ForAll + UpdateIf on all instances wherever the condition is met. 

Do check what you want.

 

Try the following code:

ForAll(
  colProductsOrdered,
  Patch(
    'Products per Order',
    OrderID = ThisRecord[@OrderID],
    {
      ApprovedQuantitites: ThisRecord[@ApprovedQuantitites]
    }
  )
) 

 

Hope this helps

Hi @Ethan_R  what does ThisRecord refers to? how cn I access it?

@Ethan_R  I used it just like that and it says the following with no red underscore:

carlosguzmanbpa_0-1708724827569.png

Hi @carlosguzmanbpa ,

 

When ForAll is iterating each element, that instance is ThisRecord. It simply means you are using entire record from current looped element.

Hope this helps

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