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JayashreeKrish
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Resolver II

Zip Code and Border Color Change Validation

I have created a sample canvas app using sharepoint list,
In my app, ZIP is a mandatory field
 
If I give the below command , border color doesn't change to red when I leave it as empty (it only validates the zip format is correct or not )
If(
Not(IsBlank(DataCardValue5.Text)),
If(
IsMatch(DataCardValue5.Text,"^((\d{5}-\d{4})|(\d{5})|([A-Z]\d[A-Z]\s\d[A-Z]\d))$",MatchOptions.Complete),
Black,
Red
),
Black
)
JayashreeKrish_0-1627998650999.jpeg

 

 
If I just give
 
If(IsMatch(DataCardValue5.Text,"^((\d{5}-\d{4})|(\d{5})|([A-Z]\d[A-Z]\s\d[A-Z]\d))$",MatchOptions.Complete), Black, Red) ,
or
If(IsMatch(DataCardValue5.Text,"^((\d{5}-\d{4})|(\d{5})|([A-Z]\d[A-Z]\s\d[A-Z]\d))$",MatchOptions.Complete) && IsBlank(Parent.Error) , Black, Red)
 
By default, On load it is always red
JayashreeKrish_1-1627998651001.jpeg

 

 
But I want it to be
Black : on load and if format is correct and
red:  if it is blank or it doesnt match the validation ,SO How do I achieve this ? Can u pls help me with this
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v-xiaochen-msft
Community Support
Community Support

Hi @JayashreeKrish ,

 

Please try this and let me know if it works. Thanks.

 

Set App's Onstart property to:

Set(ColorVar,Black)

 

Set textinput control 's Onchange property to:

If(IsMatch(DataCardValue5.Text,"^((\d{5}-\d{4})|(\d{5})|([A-Z]\d[A-Z]\s\d[A-Z]\d))$",MatchOptions.Complete),Set(ColorVar,Black),Set(ColorVar,Red))

 

Set textinput control 's BorderColor property to:

ColorVar

 

Set your submit button 's onselect property to:

If(IsMatch(DataCardValue5.Text,"^((\d{5}-\d{4})|(\d{5})|([A-Z]\d[A-Z]\s\d[A-Z]\d))$",MatchOptions.Complete),Set(ColorVar,Black);SubmitForm(Form1),Set(ColorVar,Red))

 

Set your reset button's onselect property to:

Set(ColorVar,Black);ResetForm(Form1)

 

Best Regards,
Wearsky
If my post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help others. Thanks.

 

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v-xiaochen-msft
Community Support
Community Support

Hi @JayashreeKrish ,

 

You could try to set a variable.

When the app starts, set the variable to 0.

When the value of the textinput control changes, let the variable increment.

 

You could try this formula:

Set the app's Onstart property to:

Set(Thvar,0)

// If you want to reset the variable every time the screen is loaded, you can use the onvisible property of the screen instead of the onstart property

 

Set your textinput control 's (DataCardValue5) Onchange property to:

Set(Thevar,Thevar+1)

 

Set the BorderColor property of your textinput control (DataCardValue5) to:

If(Thevar=0,Black,!IsMatch(DataCardValue5.Text,"^((\d{5}-\d{4})|(\d{5})|([A-Z]\d[A-Z]\s\d[A-Z]\d))$",MatchOptions.Complete)||IsBlank(DataCardValue5.Text) , Red,Black)

 

Best Regards,
Wearsky
If my post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help others. Thanks.

JayashreeKrish
Resolver II
Resolver II


Thanks @v-xiaochen-msft  But this doesnt work.

If(Thevar=0,Black,!IsMatch(DataCardValue5.Text,"^((\d{5}-\d{4})|(\d{5})|([A-Z]\d[A-Z]\s\d[A-Z]\d))$",MatchOptions.Complete)||IsBlank(DataCardValue5.Text) , Red,Black)
Here initially thevar is zero so it is black then it checks that format doesnt match but value is blank and border color becomes red.

SO onload border color is red here.

 

Pls let me know if there is any alternate solution

v-xiaochen-msft
Community Support
Community Support

Hi @JayashreeKrish ,

 

What does ’onload‘ mean? 

 

Best Regards,

Wearsky

JayashreeKrish
Resolver II
Resolver II

@v-xiaochen-msft  When I launch the application, WHen I click on Play button

 

JayashreeKrish
Resolver II
Resolver II

Just elaborating... My use case is Zip Code - mandatory field

 

1) When the application in launched the border color is BLACK

2) If I type in wrong format the border color should change to RED

3)If I type in correct format the border color should be in BLACK

 

4)On clicking SUBMIT ,  if ZIP is empty the border color should change to RED

5)On clicking SUBMIT ,  if ZIP is in wrong format the border color should change to RED

6) On clicking SUBMIT ,  if ZIP is in correct format  the border color should be BLACK

 

7)If I click RESET Form , The border color should be black as such 

 

Out of above most of the times 5 conditions work ,2 are not working as expected.Please let me know a solution

v-xiaochen-msft
Community Support
Community Support

Hi @JayashreeKrish ,

 

Please try this and let me know if it works. Thanks.

 

Set App's Onstart property to:

Set(ColorVar,Black)

 

Set textinput control 's Onchange property to:

If(IsMatch(DataCardValue5.Text,"^((\d{5}-\d{4})|(\d{5})|([A-Z]\d[A-Z]\s\d[A-Z]\d))$",MatchOptions.Complete),Set(ColorVar,Black),Set(ColorVar,Red))

 

Set textinput control 's BorderColor property to:

ColorVar

 

Set your submit button 's onselect property to:

If(IsMatch(DataCardValue5.Text,"^((\d{5}-\d{4})|(\d{5})|([A-Z]\d[A-Z]\s\d[A-Z]\d))$",MatchOptions.Complete),Set(ColorVar,Black);SubmitForm(Form1),Set(ColorVar,Red))

 

Set your reset button's onselect property to:

Set(ColorVar,Black);ResetForm(Form1)

 

Best Regards,
Wearsky
If my post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help others. Thanks.

 

JayashreeKrish
Resolver II
Resolver II

Thank you so much this helped

JayashreeKrish
Resolver II
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