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Process Flow starts once a specific column is updated ( contains data and not empty)

Hi Everyone.

 

I am working on process automation. The process starts by filling in Lists column ( except the column named case value) and then goes to the approval stage.

 

Once the approval finishes, The case value column will be filled manually and then an email should be sent with the case value number.

I have been trying to create a flow with condition that, once the case number column is edited ( contains value), so an email should be sent.

 

The problem is that , the flow starts even when the column named (case number) is empty.  I want the flow starts only if the case number column was updated and data was entered to it, then to send an email.

 

IF the case number column is empty , I dont want the flow to start.

 

Any one has any idea to share will be appreciated.  Any additional questions, happy to answer.

 

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Hi,

Any Ideas or feedback on the flow will be appreciated.  Thanks a million!

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Follow the below steps:

  • Click on three dots > select Settings

Kaif_Siddique_1-1676315569913.png

 

  • Scroll down and add a Trigger Conditions  

Kaif_Siddique_2-1676315619557.png

 

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Regards

Kaif

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Thank you so much!

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Hi @Willing1 

 

Try anyone trigger condition:

 

@not(empty(triggerBody()?['ColumnName'])

or

@not(equals(triggerOutputs()?['body/ColumnName'],null)

 

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Regards

Kaif

Thanks Kaif, Please find a screenshot of the flow. I am new to powerautomate world and not sure where to apply this conditions you previously mentioned.  I will appreciate your support!

 

Willing1_0-1676232049269.png

 

Hi,

Any Ideas or feedback on the flow will be appreciated.  Thanks a million!

Follow the below steps:

  • Click on three dots > select Settings

Kaif_Siddique_1-1676315569913.png

 

  • Scroll down and add a Trigger Conditions  

Kaif_Siddique_2-1676315619557.png

 

If I have answered your question, please mark my post as Solved.

If you like my response, please give it a Thumbs Up.

 

Regards

Kaif

Thank you so much!

If I have answered your question, please mark my post as Solved.

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