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Ugh70
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Multiple attachments to an email from a sharepoint list errors at the email

I have flows that already work fine using the flow to get attachments and the flow works fine without the attachments. I receive the error:"Unable to read message or attachment content." I have tried adding quotes to the text, multiple selections from the get attachments, read a number of blogs, watched videos, and making other flows without success using the same basic flow I have here. Any ideas? "It always goes wrong at the blueberries."

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Ugh70
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Turns out there was nothing wrong with my code, flow logic, or anything else. Just a bug. I ended up taking an existing flow that did the same thing, "saved as" and redirected the trigger locations. Like magic, it worked. 

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@Ugh70 I cover how to do this in my YT Tutorial: How to Send SharePoint List Attachments 📎 via Email with Power Automate

 

In this Microsoft Power Automate tutorial, I’ll cover how to create a Power Automate flow to send SharePoint list attachments in an email.

 

This flow will check the SharePoint list to see if an item is marked as Ready to Send and has attachments. I will also cover how to combine multiple attachments to send in a single email.

 

IN THIS VIDEO:

 How to attach a single SharePoint list attachment to an email

 How to use the Filter Query to Filter SharePoint List Items by a Single Choice Column

 How to use the Filter Array action to Filter SharePoint List Items that have an Attachment

 How to use turn on Pagination and Set a Threshold in the Get Items action

 How to us the Top Count field in the Get Items action

 How to use the Get Attachments Action

 How to avoid the Apply to Each Action

 How to use the Get File Content Action

 How to Edit an Expression

 How to use the Compose Action

 How to Get Multiple SharePoint Attachments

 How to use the Append to Array Variable Action

 

Hope this helps!


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Ugh70
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Turns out there was nothing wrong with my code, flow logic, or anything else. Just a bug. I ended up taking an existing flow that did the same thing, "saved as" and redirected the trigger locations. Like magic, it worked. 

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