Combobox modern control in Power Apps

A control that allows users to make selections from provided choices and supports search and multiple selections.


A Combobox control allows you to search for items that you select. Single or multi-select mode is configured via the SelectMultiple property. Key properties for this control are Items, DefaultSelectedItems, SelectedItems, SelectMultiple, and IsSearchable.


Items – The source of data that contains the items that appear in the control. If the source has multiple columns, set the control's Value property to the column of data that you want to show.

AccessibleLabel – Label for screen readers.

Visible - Whether a control appears or is hidden.


SelectMultiple - Whether the user can select a single item or multiple items.

IsSearchable - Whether the user can search for items before selecting.

DisplayMode – Whether the control allows user input (Edit), only displays data (View), or is disabled (Disabled).

Size and position

X – The distance between the left edge of a control and the left edge of its parent container (screen if no parent container).

Y – The distance between the top edge of a control and the top edge of the parent container (screen if no parent container).

Width - The distance between a control's left and right edges.

Height - The distance between a control's top and bottom edges.

Style and theme

BasePaletteColor - The color palette applied to a control. This impacts all surfaces of the control that render a theme color.

Font - The name of the family of fonts in which text appears.

FontSize - The font size of the text that appears on a control. If the value is null or zero, then the font size is driven by selected Fluent theme.

FontColor - The color of text in a control.

FontWeight - The weight of the text in a control: Bold, Lighter, Normal, or Semibold.

FontItalic - Whether the text in a control is italic.

FontUnderline - Whether a line appears under the text that appears on a control.

FontStrikethrough - Whether a line appears through the text that appears on a control.

Additional properties

OnChange – Actions to perform when the user changes the value of a control.

TextInputPlaceholder - Instructional text shown to end users when no items are selected.

MultiValueDelimiter - If a user selects multiple items, you can select what delimiter is added in-between items such as a comma.

ValidationState - The control has two states, which are Error and None. When the error state is selected the control’s border is highlighted in red.

DefaultSelectedItems - The initial value of a control before the user specifies a different value.