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obermatpoetting
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Flow with HTTP file download runs forever

Hello everyone, 

 

I built a flow downloading PDFs (10-20MB) from our sales side to a SharePoint library with the goal to have the files available offline on the onedrive app. 

 

For configuration I have a SharePoint list to enter the necessary download id and where to store it in the subfolder. 

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If I only check 4 items in my list the flow finishes within 30 minutes. Processing all 12 takes almost 2 days (the data transferred is about the same for all items in the list. Expecting about 3 hours of runtime) 

This is how the flow looks. 

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Concurrency Control is enabled in both loops. 

Looking at one finished run (note I have removed the variables which I needed for debugging) I can see, that one loop ran 2 days. 

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All actions within the loop took no longer than 10 seconds. 

 

Do I hit a Flow limit? Can anyone help me with that? 

Thanks

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fchopo
Super User
Super User

Hi,

Could you try to activate concurrency control and set degree of parallelism to 50 in the apply-to-each action that took 2 days? (settings in the apply-to-each):

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Hope that helps!

Ferran

 

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