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Auto-populating a field based on SharePoint Contacts List

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 10, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
Hello! Hopefully a quick question for you gurus :) So, I have two relevant fields in my InfoPath 2007 form: A drop-down list called Contact Name, and a text field called Contact Phone Number.  Contact Name is populated through a SharePoint Contacts List, retrieving their Full Name from that list. What I'd love to have happen is, when the user selects a name from the Contact Name list, have the form auto-populate the Contact Phone Number based on the phone number of the selected name from the SharePoint Contacts List. I tried to set a rule in Contact Name to, when the field is Not Blank, populate the Contact Phone Number with the phone number from the Contacts List, but all that does is populate the field with the top-most phone number, not the one matching the selected name. Any way to do this more accurately, and preferably without custom code? (Client has an explicit requirement to not have any custom code on the form or its associated workflow)   Thank you so much!

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