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Selected dropdown values not parsed in imported Excel



Imported Excel does not parse the selected values in the dropdown. However, all the other values are parsed.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Create a binary file for a predefined template,
  2. Create an activity to parse the Excel data in to a predefined page in Excel (binary file).
  3. Create a section to upload the Excel file.
  4. In the post action of a button or local action post activity, invoke the created activity to parse the Excel data to the predefined page. The values are mapped incorrectly in the database table.

Root Cause

An issue in the custom application code or rules.
The page list index was not configured in the file. This loaded all the data, instead of just the selected data.


Perform the following local-change: 

In the page list, use CURRENT index parameter to append the rows correctly.


Published September 5, 2018 - Updated October 8, 2020

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