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Joe2
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Array Syntax in Flows

I am trying to create an array from a string using the array() funtion in flows, and cannot figure out the syntax to do so. Is this something that is possible?

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edgonzales
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@Joe2 

Hey there - It looks like you just drop the value that you want in there:

 

array(triggerBody()['text'])      so, the stuff in the () is what you want to be in the array.  I imagine there's some formatting you'd have to do to the string, though.
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Hope that helps...keep us posted.

-Ed-

 

 

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RezaDorrani
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Hi @Joe2 

 

array accepts only 1 argument that can be of type string

 

example array('test')

will result in ["test"]

 

If you need more values,

use createarray (this can accept values of any type)

 

createarray('1','2')
output 
[
"1",
"2"
]
 

Regards,

Reza Dorrani

 

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v-alzhan-msft
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