Extract Lookup ID

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Extract an item's ID when using List Lookup Controls to query more information.

 

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AuthorRaphael Bachmann
Long Description

Sometimes, when using a List Lookup Control in Nintex Forms, you want the querried item's ID separated. Use this little regular expression to extract the ID from the value:

 

replace("YourLookupControl", ";\#.*$", "")

DependenciesList-Lookup Control
Support Info

Raphael Bachmann

Compatibility

Nintex Forms 2013

Nintex Forms 2016

Nintex Forms for O365

Platform

SharePoint Server 2013

SharePoint Server 2016

SharePoint online (O365)

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Additional Information

Use this asset in combination with the Lookup-Runtime Function to query additional information. Example: Lookup Runtime in Nintex Forms for Office 365

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