How to use Repeating Section in Nintex forms for Office 365 SharePoint online?

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In this post we will discuss how we can use Repeating section in Nintex forms for Office 365 SharePoint Online. If you are new to Nintex forms for Office 365, then you can read how to work with Nintex forms for Office 365. To try by your own, you can add Nintex forms for Office 365 app from app store to Office 365 SharePoint Online site. They provide a free 30-days trial, where you can be able to use all the features and test it out.

Before doing anything first of all add a multiline text box column to your SharePoint list. Make sure to choose only plain text.

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Open your SharePoint list and then from ribbon click on Nintex Forms from the ribbon as shown in the fig below:

nintex forms
nintex forms

This will open the Nintex designer. Here we will try to add a repeating section. From the General section drag and drop a Repeating Section as shown in the fig below:

nintex forms for office 365
nintex forms for office 365

Double click on the Repeating section to go to the Control settings page. Here give a name to the control and then in the Connected to property choose the multiline text box that we have created. And also you can give a meaningful name to the “Text for add row icon” which will appear down to the repeating section. The dialog will show like below:

nintex forms office 365
nintex forms office 365

After that Add a Single line of text box inside the repeating section where users can add data as shown in the fig below:

nintex forms sharepoint 2013
nintex forms sharepoint 2013

Now publish the form then you will be able to see it will appear like below, user can add more rows by clicking on the Add new web sites option.

nintex forms repeating section
nintex forms repeating section

Hope this will be helpful.

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About Bijay Kumar

I am Bijay from Odisha, India. Currently working in my own venture TSInfo Technologies in Bangalore, India. I am Microsoft Office Servers and Services (SharePoint) MVP (5 times). I works in SharePoint 2016/2013/2010, SharePoint Online Office 365 etc. Check out My MVP Profile.. I also run popular SharePoint web site SharePointSky.com

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