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golfnutt82
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Update a SP List Item, and then update a Y/N field without triggering the workflow again

I have a list that will need to be updated on occasion.
I will log certain changes in a separate list but there are two fields that get updated
1. a Yes/No and a field that will show

2. A choice field Active/Inactive

I dont want my workflow to loop.
Is there a way to do this or do I need to log everything in a separate list?

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ScottShearer
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@golfnutt82 

Here is a link to a post that outlines some options.

 

 

 

 

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Pstork1
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This is normally done by adding a trigger condition to the trigger that will keep it from re-triggering. One of the easiest ways to do that is by using a Service account to run the flow and adding a trigger condition that won't fire if that account makes an update.  Here's an article that walks through how to add a trigger condition based on ModifiedBy

How to avoid infinite trigger loop in Power Automate (tomriha.com)



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