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MikeRooker
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Is there a way to capture the username of the person who had just ran a flow?

Is there a way to capture the username of the person who had just ran a flow?

I would like to save the data on to a list.

 

Thanks in advance for any help.

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ChristianAbata
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No @MikeRooker  unfornutally not.



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Hi @MikeRooker

 

You can capture the username and email. Please see below for the manual trigger.

 

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If its from a selected item trigger you can get the details from user name dynamic property.

 

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ChristianAbata
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No @MikeRooker  unfornutally not.



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Thank you Christian.

Hi @MikeRooker

 

You can capture the username and email. Please see below for the manual trigger.

 

image.png

 

If its from a selected item trigger you can get the details from user name dynamic property.

 

image.png

 

Thanks



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ChristianAbata
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hi @abm  this is for manual execution right? 



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Hi @ChristianAbata 

 

Absolutely. 

 

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kokerakos
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  • triggerOutputs()?['headers']?['x-ms-user-name'] to get the name of the user

 

  • triggerOutputs()?['headers']?['x-ms-user-email'] to get the email of the user that triggered the flow from the power app. 

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