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kirilizov
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Flow listening for HTTP post

Hello,

I am trying to get data from my home automation system in Flow. Tried with HTTP GET, but unfortunately I have no way authenticating into the home automation system through Flow.

Therefore, I started wondering - in my home automation system I can trigger HTTP POST that can send data somewhere, thus resolving my authentication challenge if there is something on the other end receiving the data. Is there a way to make Flow listen / receive data and then process it?

Thanks!

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Re: Flow listening for HTTP post

Hi @kirilizov,

 

Could you please share a bit more about the home automation system that you mentioned?

Could you please show a bit more about your scenario?

 

Microsoft Flow use triggers to monitor the request currently, if you want your flow to listen/receive data, please consider take a try to use "HTTP" trigger or "HTTP Request trigger" as the trigger of your flow.

 

More details about the "HTTP Request trigger", please check the following article:

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/connectors/connectors-native-reqres

 

More details about the "HTTP" trigger, please check the following article:

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/connectors/connectors-native-http

 

Best regards,

Kris 

Community Support Team _ Kris Dai
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