Dynamic View - Field Logic Work around

Options
Silvia Rangel
Silvia Rangel ✭✭
edited 06/14/22 in Add Ons and Integrations

hello Smartsheet community!

l am building a Dynamic View with some Field Logic added so whenever the fields meet certain conditions, the field is visible in the details panel. I know that field logic only works with Dropdown or Symbol columns, however the data fed in to the sheet is entered manually (free text). Is there a work around (helper column, formula, etc. ) that will pull free text fields into the logic field selection??


thanks!

Best Answer

  • Andrée Starå
    Andrée Starå ✭✭✭✭✭✭
    Answer ✓
    Options

    Hi @Silvia Rangel

    I hope you're well and safe!

    Yes, I think it should work if you create a helper column (dropdown) and either use a formula to change the value or a Workflow referencing the free text cell.

    Make sense?

    Would that work/help?

    I hope that helps!

    Be safe and have a fantastic week!

    Best,

    Andrée Starå | Workflow Consultant / CEO @ WORK BOLD

    Did my post(s) help or answer your question or solve your problem? Please support the Community by marking it Insightful/Vote Up or/and as the accepted answer. It will make it easier for others to find a solution or help to answer!

    SMARTSHEET EXPERT CONSULTANT & PARTNER

    Andrée Starå | Workflow Consultant / CEO @ WORK BOLD

    W: www.workbold.com | E:andree@workbold.com | P: +46 (0) - 72 - 510 99 35

    Feel free to contact me for help with Smartsheet, integrations, general workflow advice, or anything else.

Answers