link contact list to drop down fields

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18-11-2008

I am trying to create job ticket where every time i write a new ticket i can select from a drop down list the customer and it will fill in that information for that customer. I have an excel xml sheet with aLL of the fields needed, i also have all of the fields placed in live cycle to coordinate with them. For some reason I can not link the data and make it work. any answers, thoughts?



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19-11-2008

How are you trying to link to the spreadsheet?

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20-11-2008

Did you create a data source in Excel?

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24-11-2008

Did you create an ODBC data source to access the data?

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24-11-2008

I have a data source st, the only thing i am unsure about is the table source?

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25-11-2008

In Excel, highlight the area that is supposed to contain the values that you want to share. Right click and choose name a range. This will appear as your table when you connect to it.