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start approval based on people picker

Is it possible to start an approval based on tthe value in a sharepoint people picker?

 

I have a SharePoint list that has a user defined in a people picker field. I need to start a flow with the same user as approver. 

 

If I select the sharepoint field in the approval 'approver' field it does not seem to work?

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Hi @nick9one1,

 

Do you have a People and Group type column in the SharePoint list, and do you want to send an approval email to the specified people?

 

There is a column AssignedTo in the SharePoint list, I want to send an approval email to the people when a new item is created.

 

In the action Start an approval, select the dynamic content AssingedTo email for the Assigned to field.

 

It works fine, image for your reference:

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Best regards,

Mabel Mao

Community Support Team _ Mabel Mao
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