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Custom SharePoint list form, Person field not displaying values in people picker

I have a set of screens in PowerApps, the first of which is my custom form for users to enter information for new items in a SharePoint list.  That list has a lookup column and two people picker columns (submitted by as a user defined field and manager).  On a second screen, I added a form control that points to the list with New as the mode.


For all of the fields on the form save those three, I have been able to set the default value to eitther the label value (calcuated items, e.g.) or the entered value for text input fields.  I have been unable to get a default value on the lookup or people picker fields.


For submitted by, I used

I tried this for first the entire card, then the card value default and then for the default selected items.  No combination I could find caused the value to be displayed (assuming it is the logged on user).   for the manager field,



I have a workaround on the lookup field (created a hidden gallery that filters to one item).  I would really appreciate anyone's help on this.



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