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NurNina
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Flow run timed out because the starting action was not performed. Please try again.

Im trying to lean on File System connector and testing out a flow, but it gives this error: 

Flow run timed out because the starting action was not performed. Please try again.
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Johnnyg
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Hello NurNina,

Could you check your connection of 'When a new emails arrive' to confirm there's a new mail generated in the connection inbox?

The exception 'Flow run timed out because the starting action was not performed' seems the trigger listening time out during the test.

Similar post could be referred: https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/Building-Flows/Flow-run-timed-out-because-the-starting-action-wa...

Best Regards,
Johnny
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Johnnyg
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Hello NurNina,

Could you check your connection of 'When a new emails arrive' to confirm there's a new mail generated in the connection inbox?

The exception 'Flow run timed out because the starting action was not performed' seems the trigger listening time out during the test.

Similar post could be referred: https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/Building-Flows/Flow-run-timed-out-because-the-starting-action-wa...

Best Regards,
Johnny
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hi @Johnnyg ,

thanks for the reply. I think I chose the wrong connection. thank you so much!

 

 

 

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