I’m trying to display a list of results retrieved from an API action call, I have struggled for 2 days and couldn’t manage to do it via Things, it was driving me crazy, until I came across this post : JSON API GET call: Separate rows - #9 by bellatigmehdi which worked, by using a repeating group!
My happiness was short lived though as straight away I hit the next roadbloack, how do display different element in different columns of the repeating block ?! I can’t figure out how…
So i’ve created 4 different repeating groups, aligned them together, and have 4 api action calls in the workflow for each column … which is obviously so inefficient as it’s 4 api call that get the exact same data, and hence is very slow to load.
Surely I am missing something, if anyone could help it’d be highly appreciated.
I tried yesterday and again today, it seems to be working yes, but i’m having a lot of trouble moving the elements inside the repeating group, for some reason it keeps getting out of the parent group (repeating group) and i can’t get it back in
Development tip for repeating groups: set the layout style to only display 1 row so that you have more room. With RGs, you only design one cell anyway, so once it’s set up to your liking, then you can configure the layout if you need it to display a certain number of rows by default.
You probably just moved the text and it jumped behind the RG.