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amm-l
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View Formulas in Power Apps

Hello, 

 

I'm relatively new to Power Apps and would like to know where to view the formulas. I created a List which was customized in Power Apps, but one of the fields (Difference) isn't showing up in the custom form view (right image) even though it is showing up correctly in the column on the List (left image).

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The formula is inputted correctly in the List settings, which is why it is returns the correct value in List view. I'm not sure why the 'Difference' value is returning the value '0' in the Form. I went to check the formula settings in Power Apps but can't find the formula settings similarly to how they appear in 'List settings.' I'd appreciate if anyone could assist me in finding the formula settings in Power Apps so that I can ensure the correct formula is reflected.

 

I'm also open to suggestions on how to fix it, so that the 'Difference' value in the form view is the same as that in the List view.    

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AJ_Z
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Lets get some more info on this:

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you click into the 0 part what do you see. 

I have made a dummy app to try to replicate what i think you might see if it is a textinput:

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It would be good if you could check what Format says is it Number or Text. If it is Number try to change it to text.

 

Next if that is not the solution what is in the default Box for it so we can try to understand what its pulling:

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It would also be good to understand if this is in a Form it looks like a form. If it is a form is the mode edit or new and what is the Item and Datasource Property of the form. 



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Thank you for your response. 

 

I believe the format is set to text:

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And the default box reads Parent.Default:

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The display mode is set to view, visible under certain conditions.

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Not sure if this answers your data source question but the data is being inputted via a SharePoint List. 

 

Thanks again for taking time to try solve this.

 

Apologies for the delayed response I had not seen your reply. 

Check the width of the box and see the bit where is says overflow is hidden what happens if you change that.

 

 



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