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5 - Automation Enthusiast
5 - Automation Enthusiast

This is not so much a question as it is a request. I think the fact that having editable sync’s views is such a win in terms of cross base collaboration. I’m curious that why this is not achievable with lookups.  

I often use parts of a sync’d based records to fulfill another tables needs but even though the shared view is editable as soon as you use a linked field to those records the ability to edit almost becomes mute. 

it would be great to be able to have these lookups be editable, it will bring so much more power and flexibility to how we can cross collaborate on our bases. 

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It's impossible. For multiple linking with some lookup values empty, imagine 5 linked records and 2 lookup values, you are cleaning them and enter three new values, how the system will choose from 5 linked records to put these three?