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Nintex Newbie

Nintex Form - Pulling distinct items into a multiple selection drop down list or check box list??

Hi All,

 

I would like Pulling distinct items into a drop down list, and store the value into a "Single line of text" field in SharePoint List.

 

Let's say the data source list as below:

 

ID Name Department
1 John HR
2 Johnny IT
3 Peter IT
3 Mary MKT

And finally, the "Department" drop down list should only contains: "HR", "MKT", "IT" and the drop down list should allow multiple selection, alternatively, can I use check box list instead? Many thanks, Stehphen

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eharris04
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Re: Nintex Form - Pulling distinct items into a multiple selection drop down list or check box list

@GP For the Nintex Form control, you would create your list as normal to populate the choices for the multi-select.

Then if you are using an external list, simply make a lookup control pointing to that list.

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Once you have that control, you should be able to include that on your form as normal and wire it up. Everything should work as expected.

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Form pulling from external list (as a lookup) and allowing multiple values to be selected at one time. 

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