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AgileGrrrrrg
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Simplyf replacing characters.

I am building flow that takes responses from microsoft forms and use them to create new Azure AD user. My standard user name is name.surname@company.com. The problem is that we are using those funny ą, ę, ś, ż, ź and ć letters in poland. They cannot be used in email. I've made it work but i have a feeling there is simpler way then this:

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first two are tolower(name) tolower(surname)

third is concat('imie','.','na')

and than i replace each of the strange caracters ą to a, ę to e etc.

 

Is it possible to do it in a simpler way?

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Paulie78
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Like this perhaps?

ReplacePolish.png

ReplaceChars is a compose action which has the following expression:

replace(replace(replace(replace(replace(concat(toLower(outputs('Name')), '.', toLower(outputs('Surname'))), 'ą', 'a'), 'ę','e'), 'ś', 's'), 'ż', 'z'), 'ź', 'z')

The output of the compose in the example above is:

paulies.saul

 

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Paulie78
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Super User

Like this perhaps?

ReplacePolish.png

ReplaceChars is a compose action which has the following expression:

replace(replace(replace(replace(replace(concat(toLower(outputs('Name')), '.', toLower(outputs('Surname'))), 'ą', 'a'), 'ę','e'), 'ś', 's'), 'ż', 'z'), 'ź', 'z')

The output of the compose in the example above is:

paulies.saul

 

Blog: tachytelic.net

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/PaulieM/videos

If I answered your question, please accept it as a solution 😘

AgileGrrrrrg
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You're a legend : ) 

Brilliant

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