Skip to Main Content
Nintex Ideas

đź‘‹ Use this site to provide feedback and ideas for all Nintex Products. See our post on Nintex Community "Welcome to Nintex Ideas" for more details on Nintex Ideas, how an idea is handled by our product teams and more!


If you have questions about Nintex Ideas, please contact ideas@nintex.com

If you require support, please visit Nintex Customer Central

If you have a sales inquiry, please contact sales@nintex.com

Status Under Review
Categories Form Designer
Created by Isaiah
Created on Jul 13, 2020

Dynamic dropdown options

Make the dropdown field options able to be determined by rules.

IF variable1 = 'x' THEN dropdown options = 'a,b,c'
IF variable1 = 'y' THEN dropdown options = 'd,e,f'

etc.
  • Attach files
  • Paul Lamping
    Reply
    |
    Sep 15, 2023

    I have tried dynamic dropdown based on rules, but when the number of rules on the form grows, the response time begins to grow and the lag in form rendering can take 5 to 10 seconds which is not good enough.

    We need these dynamic dropdown menus and I'm looking into Nintex form plugins to achieve this feature.

  • Admin
    Chintan Desai
    Reply
    |
    Feb 1, 2023

    Hello, I am not sure if this is still an issue. It is possible to have dynamic dropdown control based on rules. See video attached. I have selected radio buttons but you can also use it for dropdown choice control.

  • Guest
    Reply
    |
    Sep 7, 2022
    I see this as a must have in a Form builder, something all other forms builders have. We have a workaround prior to any in built solution.
  • Anne Collier
    Reply
    |
    Sep 7, 2022
    This would be super helpful in a form I am building right now to replace an InfoPath form. Page one has a repeater for staff assigned, then there are approximately 20 other staff lookups in the form that all will only be the staff initially assigned. The InfoPath form allowed the dropdown list to be filtered by the staff selected in the first section, and I am sure it is going to be one of the first things the users complain about.