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sivu
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The provided host name could not be resolved.

Hi Gurus,

 

I need help, I'm new to  MS Flow and I'm already running into issues.

 

I'm trying to post to HP SM 9.40 web service by using the HTTP action item and completing all the necessary fields there, however when flow fails with unresolved host when it tries to post to my HP SM application, I have tried using an IP address instead of using the host name but Flow complains that the value entered is not valid.

 

I google the error message and was advised to update my host files, does anyone know how to resolve my issue.

 

Thanks in advance guys

 

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Sivuyile

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Re: The provided host name could not be resolved.

Hi @sivu,

 

Could you please share a full screenshot of your flow's configuration?

Further, could you please show a bit more about your HTTP action?

 

The error message told that the host name that you provided in the "HTTP" action could not be resolved. Please check if you have filled proper request URL within Uri field of "HTTP" action.

 

More details about the "HTTP" action, please check the following article:

Get started with the HTTP action

 

Best regards,

Kris

Community Support Team _ Kris Dai
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Anonymous
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g sRe: The provided host name could not be resolved.

Facing same issue. Is there a resolution for this?

 

I can access same api using postman but not working in MS flow using Http action

Anonymous
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Re: The provided host name could not be resolved.

Even I am facing the same issue. Anyone found an answer for this yet?

abbas_sayyed
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Re: The provided host name could not be resolved.

Did anyone found fix, I am getting same error message

Santosh_bidve
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Re: The provided host name could not be resolved.

Hi, I'm also facing the same issue. Did somebody get a solution for this?

abbas_sayyed
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Re: The provided host name could not be resolved.

Use server IP address instead of hostname.
So,
- Save new postman output with IP address instead of hostname
- Create new connector and connection using the postman output from above step
normmsnpoweruse
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Re: The provided host name could not be resolved.

Anyone has a solution for this?

 


@sivu wrote:

Hi Gurus,

 

I need help, I'm new to  MS Flow and I'm already running into issues.

 

I'm trying to post to HP SM 9.40 web service by using the HTTP action item and completing all the necessary fields there, however when flow fails with unresolved host when it tries to post to my HP SM application, I have tried using an IP address instead of using the host name but Flow complains that the value entered is not valid.

 

I google the error message and was advised to update my host files, does anyone know how to resolve my issue.

 

Thanks in advance guys

 

Flow_Capture.PNG

Sivuyile


 

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