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Stephen EdmondsStephen Edmonds 

Picklist doesn't show up in new field added

I  added two new fields to one of our opportunity page layouts.  The fields are Competitor #1 and Competitor #2.  Each of these fields has a picklist which I used the same picklist for both.  The field called Competitor #1 shows up when creating a new opportunity and has the picklist available.  Just like we want.  The field called Competitor #2 shows up, but it doesn't like you select from a picklist.  There is a box by this field with an arrow like there is to be a picklist but that box is shadowed out and no picklist is available.  Unless I have missed something, each of these two fields have been set up exactly the same way.  I can't figure out why the picklist box for Competitor #2 is shadowed out when creating or editing an opportunity.  I have checked the Record Type for each of these fields --  both set up the same with the same picklist values in the "Selected Value" box.  Any thoughts?  Thank you.
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Stephen EdmondsStephen Edmonds
Sutha  --  Thanks for the quick response.  The only Field Dependency showing up is for the Controlling Field of Stage.

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Sutha ParathSutha Parath
Your Competitor#2 field is probably dependent on Competitor#1:
Go to Quick Find > Opportunties > Fields > Field Dependencies
Stephen EdmondsStephen Edmonds
Sutha  --  Thanks for the quick response.  The only Field Dependency showing up is for the Controlling Field of Stage.
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Sutha ParathSutha Parath
For Controlling field = Stage, what is your dependent field? 
Stephen EdmondsStephen Edmonds
Sutha  --  I just got it to work.  I read where someone said that they were having a problem with the picklist being shaded out for a new field that they had added to the opportunity page layout.  They had deleted a value from the picklist and then re-added it.  That step fixed it for them.  I just tried the same thing by removing one value from the picklist and then re-adding that same value back to the picklist.  The second new field called Competitor #2 now shows up with the picklist no longer shaded out.  Thanks so much for your continued effort of reaching out on this question.  Much appreciated.
Sutha ParathSutha Parath
Glad you figured it out!