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Dropdown List Population From external form field

ItsAllGood-U3KF
Level 1
Level 1

I have a dropdown field that contains names of staff.  I have many forms using the same dropdown list.   I would like the form to open and look to an external form with that same field for changes, and if so, dynamically make the change so that the form will always have the latest information thus I will not need to open EVERY SINGLE FILE (was that too loud?).

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ItsAllGood-U3KF
Level 1
Level 1

Guess I should rephrase that to be a plea for help.  Anyone know how to call the items list from a dropdown list in a different form on open?

_Bruce_Robertson
Level 10
Level 10

Hi,

Have a look at this thread Re: Currency Conversion.

There's a couple of samples which load exchange rates into a drop down control

Regards

Bruce

ItsAllGood-U3KF
Level 1
Level 1

Thank you for your reply Bruce. As I am not advanced in LC, this will

take me some time to figure out what it actually say, but looks like it is

the direction I am looking for. When I understand how to implement this,

I will try it and if it works, I will mark it as answered. I hope to

figure out how to use this example this week.

I will let you know.

Thank you.

Gaetano