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Multiselect Lookup field in CDS and powerapps portal

Hi All,


I have "Condition" table in CDS its lookup field  "Condition Lookup" in "Detail" table. And on portal I am using Condition field as multiselect as shown in image. The condition Lookup column is of type lookup. So when I multiselect and inserts data how the data will get saved?


Please help 

Super User II
Super User II

Hi @Tejasvi_munge

Unfortunately with out-of-the-box portals you cannot render lookups field/column type into a multiselect. You can render lookups as dropdown or use the standard behavior with the model window to pick an item. If you really need multiselect then it's more advance where you'll need to use Liquid and JavaScript. Or change the lookup type to option set...

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