Im retrieving and parsing JSON that has a date/time in a string format ("29/02/2020 04:46:01"). The JSON passes the value to an add row to Excel table function, which imports it as a string.
I've tried using @formatdatetime, but it gives an error stating 'In function 'formatDateTime', the value provided for date time string '29/02/2020 04:46:01' was not valid. The datetime string must match ISO 8601 format.'."
Is there any way to either:
1. Parse the JSON so that the field is parsed as a date/time value?
2. Convert the string output from the JSON to a date/time format that is recognised by Excel?
Gives error " 'In function 'formatDateTime', the value provided for date time string '29/02/2020 04:46:01' was not valid. The datetime string must match ISO 8601 format.'."
The problem is with date format DD/MM "29/02/2020 04:46:01". If you pass MM/DD to formatdatetime, it will be fine.
Here is what you can do and it works good.
concat formula = concat(variables('txtArray'),'/',variables('txtArray'),'/',variables('txtArray'))
formatdatetime formula = formatDateTime(variables('c'),'dd/MM/yyyy hh:mm:ss')
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