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illmatic
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Updating Project Owner with Power Automate

I am trying to update the Project Owner of a Project with PowerAutomate to no avail.  I've reviewed a previous post:  https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/Using-Flows/Updating-Project-Online-Project-OwnerID-with-Power-A... but did not have any luck moving forward. 

 

I have tried the following with success in the flow itself, but the Project Owner field remains unchanged.

  • Adding a step to add new resource to Resource Pool via the EnterpriseResource uri (_api/ProjectServer/EnterpriseResource) and then adding them successfully to the Resource center via Email in the body).  [This was to address the issue in the post referenced above].
  • Adding a step to add the individual directly to the SPO/Project Online site as PWA is using SP permissions, and this too happened successfully.  (I added them to a SP only group, not one of the default PWA groups if this makes a difference).
  • Querying their SP UserID from the above step and then trying two different ways to change the Owner of the project with the SP UserID.
    • Creating a SP request to _api/ProjectServer/Projects('id here')/Draft and patching in the 'Id' string to the 'OwnerId'.
    • Creating a SP request directly to the Owner endpoint like _api/ProjectServer/Projects('id here')/Owner, and using the 'LoginName' parameter.   

       

      All steps conclude successfully, but none actually update the Project Owner.  Is there something else I am missing?

       

 

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alrez
Microsoft
Microsoft

Hi,

 

Looking through you post here it seems like you are doing everything correctly. I'm not 100% sure why you are encountering this issue. I would recommend opening a ticket with Microsoft Support. I'll include a link below on how to do so. If any other communities members have any ideas feel free to chime in.

 

If you would like to create a ticket with Microsoft Customer Support here is a link on how to do so: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-platform/admin/get-help-support

 

Regards,

 

Alex

 

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Community Support Team _ Alex Rezac
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