{Step by step}Searchable drop-down in Canvas app

In this blog, we will learn about “Combo box” feature in Canvas app.

Requirement: Creating a search option with the drop-down, for searching items in the list easily just by typing and searching rather than scrolling.

Link to Microsoft docs: shorturl.at/epvNW


  • Open Canvas app.
  • Click on insert and select the combo box.
  • Click on combo box and go to the “Advanced” option in the properties pane.
  • Search “ IsSearchable” and switch it to “ true”.
  • Here we are using default data of “Combo box”.
  • Search “SelectMultiple” and switch it to “false”.
  • Search “InputTextPlaceholder” and define what you want to display in the drop-down.
  • Save and publish.


Hope it helps!  

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