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  • I have set up a validation rule on 2 fields in my form so depending on the option the user selects in a file one of the other fields cannot be blank, however when the user goies to complete the filed, when they enter text intot he filed that "Cannot be blank" the form errors with validation message.
    Wednesday, November 9, 2011 6:08 PM

Answers

  • You have to create a validation rule for each field. The rule of the first field checks if both fields are blank and gives a validation message. The rule of the second field also checks if both fields  are blank and gives a validation message.
    Kind regards,
    Margriet Bruggeman

    Lois & Clark IT Services
    web site: http://www.loisandclark.eu
    blog: http://www.sharepointdragons.com

    • Marked as answer by Kizzie37 Thursday, November 10, 2011 9:11 PM
    Thursday, November 10, 2011 6:55 AM

All replies

  • You have to create a validation rule for each field. The rule of the first field checks if both fields are blank and gives a validation message. The rule of the second field also checks if both fields  are blank and gives a validation message.
    Kind regards,
    Margriet Bruggeman

    Lois & Clark IT Services
    web site: http://www.loisandclark.eu
    blog: http://www.sharepointdragons.com

    • Marked as answer by Kizzie37 Thursday, November 10, 2011 9:11 PM
    Thursday, November 10, 2011 6:55 AM
  • Thanks for your help,  I finally figured that one out, lesson learned

     

    Thursday, November 10, 2011 9:11 PM