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grooble Frequent Visitor
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get column data for web lookup

I am using a web lookup to get Facebook data in to a table.
Here is the data that I can get out in to a Post table, where each row is a single post:

So this is working well.


The next thing I want to do is use the id column from the above table to get the comments for each post.


Looking at the Facebook Graph api, there is a way to pull comments for multiple posts in a single "batch" request.

This is what I will do in the following Comments query:

    Source = Json.Document(Web.Contents("*****_11936468075*****,4317533336*****_11924034843*****&access_token=mytoken"))

The above url will get me two comments into a new table and this is also working ok.


What I want to do is take the ids from the Posts table and insert them into the Comments query above, so that the url will look like this:,id2,...,idn&access_token=mytoken

...where id1, id2 etc are from the [id] column of the Posts table.

How do I accomplish this?

amitchandak Super Contributor
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Re: get column data for web lookup

I am not sure I got it completely. But please try.

Get the position of ids and *****& and then split string based on *****


grooble Frequent Visitor
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Re: get column data for web lookup

Hi and thanks for your reply.
I guess it boils down to: how do I get all the IDs from the Posts table in the comments Query?

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