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Referencing Azure DevOps work item StartDate and FinishDate in a flow

Hi Community,


I'm building a flow to update related to a DevOps work item Microsoft ToDo task: when a task work item is updated, find its related ToDo task and update its details with the work item's details. It's working fine but I want to be able to set a Finish Date for the DevOps task and sync it with the ToDo task due date. For that I need to reference the DevOps task's FinishDate, which the flow gets from ADO but I can't pick it from the Dynamic Content section of the flow. Here is an example of what I get from ADO (some fields have been redacted):


  "System_Title""NF-Nex: ...",
  "Microsoft_VSTS_Scheduling_FinishDate": "2022-01-21T00:00:00Z",
  "System_Tags""Team; VTS",


Many of the fields above are not available as dynamic content in the flow builder. Is there a way of referencing them?


Thank you

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Dual Super User

Hi @SergeyG,


Yes, you should be able to use an expression. As far as I am aware these type of fields are stored in the body/fields area of the response.


So, the expression would be something like:




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I am trying to do something similar but simplier.  I want to exact the iteration start date from an Azure DevOps workitem into a Sharepoint list field.  What is the proper expression to do this?  Thanks!

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