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derk
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Calculated SharePoint field in Flow email showing extra 0's

Hello,

 

 I have a calculated field in a SharePoint list that calculates the days between two dates. I added this field into a flow email, but it adds 0's to the number like this. How would I go about removing the decimal place and the 0's? I changed it to a number field and chose 0 decimal places with no such luck.

 

I found this post, but not sure I understand how to accomplish this - https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/Using-Flows/sharepoint-caculated-columns-showing-13-decimal-plac...

 

Here is my formula

 

=IF(ISERROR(DATEDIF([From Date],[To Date],"d")),"",(DATEDIF([From Date],[To Date],"d"))+1-INT(DATEDIF([From Date],[To Date],"d")/7)*2-IF((WEEKDAY([To Date])-WEEKDAY([From Date]))<0,2,0)-IF(OR(AND(WEEKDAY([To Date])=7,WEEKDAY([From Date])=7),AND(WEEKDAY([To Date])=1,WEEKDAY([From Date])=1)),1,0)-IF(AND(WEEKDAY([From Date])=1,(WEEKDAY([To Date])-WEEKDAY([From Date]))>0),1,0)-IF(AND(NOT(WEEKDAY([From Date])=7),WEEKDAY([To Date])=7),1,0))

 

Total Days:3.00000000000000

 

Thanks,

 

Derek

 


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Super User
Super User

Re: Calculated SharePoint field in Flow email showing extra 0's

Hi @derk,

 

Why don't you use this:

 

first(split(triggerBody()?['Difference'],'.'))
 
In my case Difference is the calculated field.
 
 

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Super User
Super User

Re: Calculated SharePoint field in Flow email showing extra 0's

Hi @derk,

 

Why don't you use this:

 

first(split(triggerBody()?['Difference'],'.'))
 
In my case Difference is the calculated field.
 
 
derk
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Re: Calculated SharePoint field in Flow email showing extra 0's

Hi @Pieter_Veenstra

 

I tried to put this in and it's telling me invalid expression.

 

first(split(triggerBody()?[‘Total Days’],’.’))
Super User
Super User

Re: Calculated SharePoint field in Flow email showing extra 0's

Hi @derk,

 

Can you make sure that you have the correct quotes? you should only have ' and no `

Super User
Super User

Re: Calculated SharePoint field in Flow email showing extra 0's

Hi @derk,

 

Can you make sure that you have the correct quotes? you should only have ' and no ` 

 

I would type first(split( in the express window. Then switch to the Dynamic contents tab and click on the calculated column. That will ensure that you have the right quotes.

 

derk
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Re: Calculated SharePoint field in Flow email showing extra 0's

okay, so that let me save the expression.  I tested and it still shows the .0000 in the email. I kept total days in the details of the email. Do I need to select something different?

Super User
Super User

Re: Calculated SharePoint field in Flow email showing extra 0's

Can you submit a screenshot of both the run history and the flow in edit mode?

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derk
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Re: Calculated SharePoint field in Flow email showing extra 0's

I figured it out. I had to add the expression to the details email instead of the Total Days field.  Thank you for your help!

 

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Super User
Super User

Re: Calculated SharePoint field in Flow email showing extra 0's

I would probably reference the output from Compose 2 in your email. That way you separate the complicated stuff from the doing stuff.

derk
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Re: Calculated SharePoint field in Flow email showing extra 0's

@Pieter_Veenstra  how would I do that?

 

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