cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Reply
Rubi
Regular Visitor

Possibility to initialize variables at the beginning of a flow

It would be great to have the ability to define (initialize) variables at the very beginning of a workflow. 
Then you could start using this variable (e.g. string for URL) already in the trigger "when an item is created" and again maybe in a next step for "update item".

2 REPLIES 2
v-yamao-msft
Community Support
Community Support

Hi Rubi,

 

Currently, Flow doesn’t have a trigger for variables. If you do need a feature to define variables at the beginning of the flow, please submit a new idea at Flow ideas Forum, PGs will check the forum and take your idea into consideration in the future releases, I will also help collect and report it on my side.

 

Flow Ideas Forum is:
https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/Flow-Ideas/idb-p/FlowIdeas


Best regards,
Mabel Mao

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

Hi Mabel,

 

thanks for your input.

I posted it now in the "Flow Idea" section.

Please feel free to remove this post.

 

Best regards,
Rubi

Helpful resources

Announcements
MPA_User Group Leader_768x460.jpg

Manage your user group events

Check out the News & Announcements to learn more.

Community Connections 768x460.jpg

Community & How To Videos

Check out the new Power Platform Community Connections gallery!

Welcome Super Users.jpg

Super User Season 2

Congratulations, the new Super User Season 2 for 2021 has started!

Carousel 2021 Release Wave 2 Plan 768x460.jpg

2021 Release Wave 2 Plan

Power Platform release plan for the 2021 release wave 2 describes all new features releasing from October 2021 through March 2022.

Top Solution Authors
Users online (1,143)