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BadRequest. The property 'columns' must be specified unless the 'from' property value is an array of objects.

Hi everyone,

 

I am trying to automate an email to go out every month with a list of records from our Dynamics CRM records. I have managed to retrieve the right records from the correct entities, but I cannot get them to create a HTML table.

 

I have tried a lot of people's solutions for this in previous posts but have been unsuccessful so far. Below I have attached my test workflow and also the error message when I run it.

 

Please can somebody help.

 

Thank you so much.

 

Test flow:

Test Flow.png

 

Error Message:

Error.png

 

 

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Paulie78
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Paulie78
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Sure - although it would be better if you raised a separate question. Check out this image:

2020-11-17_16-41-07.gif2020-11-17_16-41-07.gif

Obviously use your own dynamic content for the firstname and last name.

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Paulie78
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First thing you need to do is get rid of the double quotes surrounding the right hand side of each property. The compose is putting them in for you and you are ending up with two lots. That might make a problem for your "owner" property, so for now just take the last name out and try it again. It is hard to see, but can just about make out the output is incorrect. 

Anonymous
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I have removed the double quotes, but still having the same problem unfortunately.

Paulie78
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Super User

It's really hard to see the content of the images. Can you put them on imgbb.com ?

Anonymous
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I've uploaded the images here:

 

https://ibb.co/b6V3Fy4
https://ibb.co/m5V45f5

 

If you need to see different parts just let me know. It is returning the right data I'm just not sure why it won't convert it to a HTML table.

Paulie78
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Super User

ok, I see the error now!

Paulie78
Super User
Super User

2020-11-17_16-24-11.png

Anonymous
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I now get the error enter a valid json.

 

https://ibb.co/YZMY9zm

Paulie78
Super User
Super User

That is because of the Firstname / Lastname. Try it with just firstname only. If that works will guide you to fix it with both.

Anonymous
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Hi Paulie, that has worked. How would I go about adding in the last name? I also have a different question relating to filtering the list to only include records that have either an End Date or Break Date within the next 3 months. Would you be able to help with this?

Paulie78
Super User
Super User

Sure - although it would be better if you raised a separate question. Check out this image:

2020-11-17_16-41-07.gif2020-11-17_16-41-07.gif

Obviously use your own dynamic content for the firstname and last name.

Anonymous
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Thank you, I will raise it as a separate question!!

 

Thanks for all your help so far!!!!

Paulie78
Super User
Super User

How were you able to fix it without seeing the image?

Paulie78
Super User
Super User

Try this instead: 

https://ibb.co/yWQ02hv

 

Anonymous
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The image just took a while to load for me. It got there in the end though 😊

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