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Specifying the finder method for a business data connected list column's object picker.

Posted By:      Posted Date: April 10, 2011    Points: 0   Category :C#


I have a BDC xml file which specifies a finder and a specific finder method. These both work fine.

What I want to do is configure the application so that when connected to a list column the object picker uses my finder method rather than the specific finder method which it defaults to. Is this possible?

For further explination if you look at the following image http://i56.tinypic.com/2n22o3m.jpg

If I want to find the department using the objet picker I have to type the full identifier.

If I click the browse (address book icon) to popup the browse window I can then use my finder method. I want the initial object picker to use my find method and if there multiple matches be able to pick one using the popup you get when the message "No exact match was found." is displayed.

Hope this makes some sense!

Cheers Dave

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