, which if you recall is the actual User Name of the name chosen in the pulldown. Then, we take the User Name of the Manager of the person selected and set the web service’s to this value.Basically, we’ve iterated through the earlier processes in this blog entry without using separate data fields.Change the Title column to User Name, and create another column named Full Name. For the Full Name, put whatever you prefer to use as a friendly name for that user.Populate this list with 3 known users (Fig 3) and be sure to use their exact username (i.e. Create Data Connections – Get User Profile By Name web service, Auto Filename library Submit, and User Name list Receive Create 3 data connections (Fig 4) starting with the Get User Profile By Name web method from the first part of Itay’s blog entry.web service, which returns a data set of profile info that is used to populate three other fields of information about the current user – Work Email, Preferred Name, and Manager.This may be the same info as the submitter, but it can accommodate users other than the submitter.Configure all fields and buttons – default values and rules There is a lot of work to do here, so bear with me.I’ll try to consolidate the similar settings to hopefully make it quicker to read and do.
The last step is to set to the Full Name (First Name concatenated with Last Name) of the selected user’s Manager.
web service to the username of the current user’s Manager.
You then query the web service with the Manager’s username, which returns a data set of profile information about the current user’s Manager.
For anyone who would like to do the same things but without having this web service, please consider using the This write-up will be very involved, so in order to keep it from being 20 pages long, I’m going to explain certain concepts in detail ONCE, and then I will refer to that concept multiple times later without having to show more screenshots. The 4 main ways we will be using the User Profile Service: Create form template with all relevant data elements You won’t need all of these for every form, but they are elements that I use for achieving some of the concepts.
We’re combining all of the concepts, so you can either pick out what you need or build it all for practice, and then apply bits and pieces where applicable on your existing and future forms.