cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Reply
Highlighted
Flownaut
Level: Powered On

Flow button with Recurrence

Hello,

 

I created a flow that enables our corporate users to add some group members to their mailboxes contact folder.

The flow is triggered by a button on mobile App.

 

My question is: Is it possible to add reccurence to a flow triggered with a button (it's needed as each user need to execute the flow in his own user context.

 

I hope I'm clear enough to get some answers... I didn't find the answer googling binging the topic...

1 ACCEPTED SOLUTION

Accepted Solutions
Community Support Team
Community Support Team

Re: Flow button with Recurrence

Hi @Flownaut ,

 

Currently MS Flow can only use Recurrence as a trigger, it cannot be used as an action.

However, you could consider using Delay until action, with the time manually entered in Button, which seems to achieve a similar effect to Recurrence.

The role of Recurrence is to let Flow run at the specified time. If the user can manually enter the specified time and then fill the time in Delay until action, then even if Flow is triggered, the rest of the action will have to wait until the specified time.

However, Recurrence's repetitive triggering capabilities may be difficult to achieve.

Like:46.PNG

 

Hope it helps.

 

Best Regards,

Community Support Team _ Barry
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

View solution in original post

1 REPLY 1
Community Support Team
Community Support Team

Re: Flow button with Recurrence

Hi @Flownaut ,

 

Currently MS Flow can only use Recurrence as a trigger, it cannot be used as an action.

However, you could consider using Delay until action, with the time manually entered in Button, which seems to achieve a similar effect to Recurrence.

The role of Recurrence is to let Flow run at the specified time. If the user can manually enter the specified time and then fill the time in Delay until action, then even if Flow is triggered, the rest of the action will have to wait until the specified time.

However, Recurrence's repetitive triggering capabilities may be difficult to achieve.

Like:46.PNG

 

Hope it helps.

 

Best Regards,

Community Support Team _ Barry
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

View solution in original post

Helpful resources

Announcements
thirdimage

Power Automate Community User Group Member Badge

Fill out a quick form to claim your user group badge now!

firstImage

Incoming: New and improved badges!

We've given our badges an overhaul and also added some brand new ones!

fifthimage

Microsoft Learn

Learn how to build the business apps that you need.

sixthImage

Power Platform World Tour

Find out where you can attend!

seventhimage

Webinars & Video Gallery

Watch & learn from the Power Automate Community Video Gallery!

Top Kudoed Authors
Users Online
Currently online: 290 members 4,791 guests
Please welcome our newest community members: