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CDS 2.0 Lookup needs to show more fields

Hi! I created two entities in CDS that have a 1:N relationship with each other. I opened the child entity in Excel, but when I go to the lookup column, it only shows me two attributes of the parent entity: the GUID and the primary name. Is there any way I can pull the other fields of the parent entity in Excel or in CDS without making an app?

 

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Hello,

 

Have you try to display you parent table as another soucetable and merge your first table using the Guid as key ? (Using Left Join)

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Sorry I’m a bit new to this... how do I do joins in CDS?
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Helper II

 I have created a blog post and video that explain the relationships on the CDS and Lookup fields

https://abesaldana.com/powerapps-canvas-using-lookups-with-cds/ 

Let me know if that helps, also I have other blog post and videos related to that topic. 

hope this helps!

 

abe

 

 

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