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Dynamic variable web service in combination with Set Property

Introduction:

You want to use a field from web service X as an input parameter for web service Y. So how do you do this ?

Example:

Situation: We have "patients" and we want to use the id from the current patient to be used as an input parameter for web service Y.

Steps:

1. Go to your detail view of your patient

2. Go to the Logic tab --> screen.open

3. Select "Set Property" and fill in the name of the property and the value.

"patient1" is the name of our property and "patient._id" is a field from Web Service X.

 

4. Click "Save" and you will see the above screen.

 

5. Now we can use the property as an input for Web Service Y like this:

 

patient is the field that your web service needs and the value is {script:patient1} where patient1 is the name of our property that we just made in the Logic tab of our detail view of the current patient.

So is everything went well this should work like a charm.

Short re-cap:

1. Set property in detail view in the screen.open

2. use it in your web service as a value like {script:propertyName}

 

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    Jeffthegeek

    This really does not seem to work for me... I have tried this several ways but it never works.

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    Johnny Boersma

    Hi Jeff,

    Can you give me an example where you want to use this? ( you can also reply on your ticket).

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    Iñaki

    Thanks Johnny. It works fine.