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BDC to select one and return many

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so is it possible to setup a sharepoint bdc column where you select one value and then have that return other values?

Say you select 'Symbol' but also have it return the Company Name?

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AlMothanaAlOmari earned 2000 total points
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yes you can , use bdc metaman tool (http://www.lightningtools.com/bdc-meta-man/default.aspx)
 and also see this article ( http://support.lighteningtools.com/default.asp?W29 )
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ok cool. Can I use this to create a web service that I can call from an excel form template to populate a cell with a value from a sharepoint list?

I'd like to use an excel template as a content type and then populate a cell with a value from a list that has unique numbers. A PO Number.

Possible? Do you have any guidance on that?
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