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Trouble with Timeout function

Hi 
I am trying to make use of the timeout/run after function for a flow I'm building and it is not working as expected. My flow looks a bit like this

 

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I am trying to get the 'Send an email' connector to run after the 'Start and wait for an approval 2', has timed-out after 5 minutes [PT5M](for testing). My understanding is that if approval 2 has not been actioned (approved/rejected) after 5 minutes it will timeout and the email will be sent instead of condition 2 kicking in finalizing the flow to give it a 'sucessful' run. Can anyone tell me where I am going wrong or have misunderstood how to use these functions? At the moment the timeout is not kicking in to send the email. Happy to provide more detail if any is needed.   

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Solution Sage
Solution Sage

Re: Trouble with Timeout function

Hi @DataFailure ,

Could you please share the full configuration of your flow?

Could you please share a screenshot of you flow's run history?

There is no problem with your understanding.

I have made a test on my side, and it can works will:

Capture7.PNG

Capture5.PNGCapture6.PNG

 

Best Regards,

Community Support Team _ Zhongys

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Solution Sage
Solution Sage

Re: Trouble with Timeout function

Hi @DataFailure ,

Could you please share the full configuration of your flow?

Could you please share a screenshot of you flow's run history?

There is no problem with your understanding.

I have made a test on my side, and it can works will:

Capture7.PNG

Capture5.PNGCapture6.PNG

 

Best Regards,

Community Support Team _ Zhongys

If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

View solution in original post

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Advocate I
Advocate I

Re: Trouble with Timeout function

Hi @v-zhos-msft,

 

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