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Rodolfo1840
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How to filter a list with a Person or Group column type?

Hola team,

 

I'd like to filter a list by the Employee Name. However, Employee Name column is a Person or Group column type. So, when I run the attached flow, Untitled.jpg

 

I got the following error:

 

Column 'Nombre_x0020_Empleado.DisplayName' does not exist. It may have been deleted by another user.
clientRequestId: ab374634-f379-459d-aebd-96f1c11e3435
serviceRequestId: ab374634-f379-459d-aebd-96f1c11e3435

 

I've tried with different syntax but no luck. I think that I should expand the column (with ODATA $expand) but it's not clear to me.

 

Many thanks,

 

Rodolfo

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Super User
Super User

Re: How to filter a list with a Person or Group column type?

Hi,

 

You are correct, expand is needed, unfortunately this is not supported in power automate. Therefore at this time you cannot do this.

 

You could copy the display name to a column every time the item is created or modified and filter on that to work around it.

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Community Support Team
Community Support Team

Re: How to filter a list with a Person or Group column type?

 

Hi @Rodolfo1840 ,

 

Maybe you could use useremail as a filter.

Like:

2.PNG

 

Best Regards,

Community Support Team _ Barry
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

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Super User
Super User

Re: How to filter a list with a Person or Group column type?

Hi,

 

You are correct, expand is needed, unfortunately this is not supported in power automate. Therefore at this time you cannot do this.

 

You could copy the display name to a column every time the item is created or modified and filter on that to work around it.

View solution in original post

Community Support Team
Community Support Team

Re: How to filter a list with a Person or Group column type?

 

Hi @Rodolfo1840 ,

 

Maybe you could use useremail as a filter.

Like:

2.PNG

 

Best Regards,

Community Support Team _ Barry
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

View solution in original post

Rodolfo1840
Level: Powered On

Re: How to filter a list with a Person or Group column type?

I tried this but it didn't work:

 

 

One or more field types are not installed properly. Go to the list settings page to delete these fields.
clientRequestId: c17b882b-7b5b-472c-9f9a-348b96c62c58
serviceRequestId: c17b882b-7b5b-472c-9f9a-348b96c62c58

Rodolfo1840
Level: Powered On

Re: How to filter a list with a Person or Group column type?

It worked!

 

I realized that the fields ARE case sensitive!

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