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Flows to Smartsheet not running with Admin authorization

Hi friends,

I am building a flow that puts Microsoft Forms input into a Smartsheet. When I try to add content like a free form "Other ____" from a multiple choice, into a dropdown column, I get the error:

"The value for cell in column (column number), (cell value), did not conform to the strict requirements for type PICKLIST."

 

I have "Restrict to dropdown values" unchecked in Smartsheet. Why doesn't the flow run as an admin or with my admin credentials? I can put free form text in dropdown columns when I edit, but apparently the flow running with my same credentials cannot?

 

Does anyone know how to work around this? Is there a way to add automatic admin or API authorization to a flow?

 

Thank you A MILLION!

 

 

 

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