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SharePoint list - Cascading Lookup with default parent value selected and XSL parameters

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Last Modified: 2012-05-09
I might have a hard time explaining this, but bear with me.

I'm building a workflow on a SharePoint task list and want the list of available actions to be restricted based on the current status of the workflow.

As such, I have implemented a cascading lookup solution from codeplex which uses javascript.  It's a client side solution http://spcd.codeplex.com/ and it works great, but it requires the user must physically make a selection from the parent STATUS column before it restricts the list of available ACTIONS on the child drop down.  

What I want to do is implement the solution whereby the ACTION child column automatically gets its list of available values from STATUS parent column without the user needing to do anything.  

Suggestions?


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