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fsalazarma
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How can I put data from a Forms form to a variable?

Hello to the entire power automate community, 

I appreciate you tell me how I can put data into a variable from a Forms survey, I need to enter data such as completion date and other 55 fields from a survey to automate an approval process and have a Database for subsequent downloads. It is also necessary to create additional variables to manually enter data by the approvers. In some cases the fields are calculated with excel functions.

 

I ask the question because I don't know how to do it. 

 

Thank you very much for your help.

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Rahber
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Hello,

 

You can use Microsoft Forms Trigger "When a new response is submitted"

forms flow.PNG

 

As you can see that i can get all my variables of the Form in the Dynamic Content. After this Flow i can use Approvals Action to trigger and Approval and then save it into a database or excel sheet where ever you like.

 

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Thanks,

Rahber

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Hi, thanks for your answer. I have anpther problem, i cant see the questions of survey in the dynamic content, when i use HTML to Text (preview). 

 

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Thanks for your help.

 

 

 

 

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Rahber
Solution Sage
Solution Sage

Hello,

 

You can use Microsoft Forms Trigger "When a new response is submitted"

forms flow.PNG

 

As you can see that i can get all my variables of the Form in the Dynamic Content. After this Flow i can use Approvals Action to trigger and Approval and then save it into a database or excel sheet where ever you like.

 

Please click Accept as Solution if it resolved your problem or give it a Thumbs Up if it helped you in anyway this will allow other people to search correct solutions effectively.

Thanks,

Rahber

Hi, thanks for your answer. I have anpther problem, i cant see the questions of survey in the dynamic content, when i use HTML to Text (preview). 

 

fsalazarma_0-1593479528988.png

 

Thanks for your help.

 

 

 

 

Hi @fsalazarma,

 

That is the content limits. If you still want to get the dynamic content which not is HTML, you could add a compose action before the HTML to text action, put these dynamic content into the Compose action, then put the Output of compose into the HTML to text action:

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Community Support Team _ Lin Tu
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