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justinsabree
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How to use power automate to make new excel sheet with the date

Hello!

 

I'm trying to build a flow that makes a new Excel sheet every Monday, and the new sheet has the current date. However, the two solutions that I've tried have both failed.

 

Attempt 1:

 

In the name section, I put

utcNow("M")

 

This resulted in the new sheet literally being called "utcNow("M")

 

Attempt 2:

 

formatDateTime(utcNow(),'yyyy-MM-dd')

 

This caused the flow to fail.

 

I'm flexible as to how the date is formatted--I just need each sheet to have a unique name, ideally the date.

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abm
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Hi @justinsabree 

 

Could you please post a screenshot of your flow?

 

Thanks



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