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Lookup fields and views

  Asked By: Cedric    Date: May 27    Category: Sharepoint    Views: 906

Anyone know if it’s possible to base a lookup field on an view.

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Answer #1    Answered By: Donnie Drake     Answered On: May 27

No, lookup  field can only be field  on a physical field of a list

 
Answer #2    Answered By: Nathaniel Henderson     Answered On: May 27

It is not easy in this release.

With some JavaScript you can simulate a filtered dropdown list. Check out
one approach here:
http://tinyurl.com/3ahmv

One caveat to this approach. The list the lookup  column is based upon must
reside within the same SharePoint site. :(

I'm still looking for a better approach. If you have ideas, I'm eager to
hear them.

 
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