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Hello,
Please find attached the screen shot of the tables involved.
The NtoNlist table is connected to physican and activefacilitylist using left join on the phnpi and the facid.
The report requires such that when I select a facility or multiple facilities as the facility parameter it should populate a cascading prompt which has only physicians who are in the nTonList.
Please help.
Not sure how to create it as a cascading parameters or any other work around.
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Change the joins to INNER

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I made the join to inner join for NtoNlist on Activefaciltylist and NtoNlist on Physician.
How to implement the cascading parameter ?
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Create a new parameter
Give it a name
Select data type
Set type to dynamic
Click in the left column and select the first field (Facility)
Click the next line select the second field  (Physician)

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Facility is from activefacilitylist and phnpi should be from which table while creating the parameter
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You choose the fields you want the user tosee and select from.  The linking fields don't come into it.

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what should the selection formula be
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What do you mean?

{FacilityField} = {?FacilityParameter} AND {DoctorField} = {?DoctorParameter}

Change those to match the names of the fields and parameters


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hello mlmcc appreciate your thoughts..but is there any alternative to cascading parameter
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You can use 2 parameters but then they won't be limited to related values

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