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Select-Action for numbers instead of strings with quotationmarks

Hello dear Community,


right now I am working on a flow. Everything works fine so far. But I need to make a specific Schema to upload the Object in the end. I tried to achieve this specific structure by using a "Select" action:



...But the output-object will look like this:

everything is handled as strings with quotationmarks... How can I achieve that the number-fields keep their datatype "number"/"integer" and doesnt get converted to strings with quotationmarks?


Any help appreciated!


Super User II
Super User II


Hi there.  I am probably over-simplifying things, but would INT() work?


Keep us posted.




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Super User
Super User

I haven't used it for this specifically but when I have stuff I need as a value I use 'Compose' and then make it a value using int() that was suggested above. There may be an easier way but I typically have to use two compose for that gets the item and one that converts it to an integer. I would try it once first to see if you can but for mine I did do it I have:


Compose1 - select the item from dynamic content

Compose2 - int(outputs('Compose1'))



Would wrapping the INT() around the value in your select map work?

Community Support
Community Support


Hi @Julian1 ,


I want to know where you need to apply Select's output.

Basically, the output of Select exists in JSON format, so the data exists in the form of key-value pairs.

Because the format of these fields is originally a string, quotation marks are added outside the value of the field. However, quotation marks will automatically disappear when referring to these field values.




Hope it makes senses.


Best Regards,

Community Support Team _ Barry
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