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Helper I
Helper I

Response from Forms - filter without Numbers

Hi all,

 

I am new to flow and powerapps - here my current flow:

 

The answer to one of my questions in the form looks as follows:

 

12345 John Johnson

 

So it pretty much is a number and first and last name.

 

Once the approval is given the next step in my flow is to send a specific mail using send an e-mail v2. In the body of the E-Mail I want to be able to enter the response of the questions I mention above,however without the numbers so that it leaves only the names.


Is this possible?

 

Thanks!

 
 

 

 

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Super User III
Super User III

Sure you can. You need to add a function that split your answer like this

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As you can see in this example in the first compose I've your answer and in the second the function.
 
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Helper I
Helper I

HI again,

 

I have managed to do this using the info from this :

 

https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/Building-Flows/extract-s-string-between-two-characters/td-p/8083...

 

however now what I need to do is to get the value before the space , so in the example from the previous post I want to get just 12345 displayed.

 

Can anyone help me?

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look up using the function split, and then just use the first item returned in the array.

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Super User III
Super User III

Sure you can. You need to add a function that split your answer like this

 encuesta.PNG
 
As you can see in this example in the first compose I've your answer and in the second the function.
 
dfos.PNG
 
 
 


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my post as a solution! to guide others :winking_face:

Proud to be a Flownaut!


If you want you can follow me at www.christianabata.com Quieres contenido en español? Síguenos en Power Automate LA

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Thanks a lot for the response - however can you please advise what should I put in the first compose? As I am unable to get the desired result.

 

Thanks!

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