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dmann622
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Automatically Creating Connections Between Entities

Hello all,

 

I have a process flow in a model driven PowerApp in which I am trying to connect three records together.

 

I know how to connect them manually, but I want to do this with MS flow.

 

Here is what I have, shown in the picture below - 

When an item (EWR) is created, I want a Product ID record to be created.

I want that Product ID record to update witth the product id listed in the previous step (EWR).

Then, the third step (POB) is created, with a link back to the first step (EWR). 

I essentially want MS Flow to create and update the required cards with the information. 

Process.Flow.PNG

 

In the first EWR step, the "Product ID 1 - Record" is the lookup field to new record which is created and populated by "Product ID 1".

PRodIDRecord.PNG

 

I get an error message in my Flow when I try to update first steps "Product ID 1 -Record" field with the newly created Product ID record in order to link them together.

 

Error:

{
"status": 400,
"message": "--batchresponse_13381004-eee7-439f-be1f-798ee02a4ebc\r\nContent-Type: application/http\r\nContent-Transfer-Encoding: binary\r\n\r\nHTTP/1.1 400 Bad Request\r\nREQ_ID: d7f120e7-b9dc-4d15-8131-be410048e22b\r\nContent-Type: application/json; odata.metadata=minimal\r\nOData-Version: 4.0\r\n\r\n{\"error\":{\"code\":\"0x0\",\"message\":\"Bad Request - Error in query syntax.\",\"innererror\":{\"message\":\"Bad Request - Error in query syntax.\",\"type\":\"Microsoft.OData.ODataException\",\"stacktrace\":\" at Microsoft.OData.UriParser.ODataUriResolver.ResolveKeys(IEdmEntityType type, IList`1 positionalValues, Func`3 convertFunc)\\r\\n at Microsoft.OData.UriParser.SegmentArgumentParser.TryConvertValues(IEdmEntityType targetEntityType, IEnumerable`1& keyPairs, ODataUriResolver resolver)\\r\\n at Microsoft.OData.UriParser.SegmentKeyHandler.CreateKeySegment(ODataPathSegment segment, KeySegment previousKeySegment, SegmentArgumentParser key, ODataUriResolver resolver)\\r\\n at Microsoft.OData.UriParser.SegmentKeyHandler.TryCreateKeySegmentFromParentheses(ODataPathSegment previous, KeySegment previousKeySegment, String parenthesisExpression, ODataUriResolver resolver, ODataPathSegment& keySegment, Boolean enableUriTemplateParsing)\\r\\n at Microsoft.OData.UriParser.ODataPathParser.TryBindKeyFromParentheses(String parenthesesSection)\\r\\n at Microsoft.OData.UriParser.ODataPathParser.TryCreateSegmentForNavigationSource(String identifier, String parenthesisExpression)\\r\\n at Microsoft.OData.UriParser.ODataPathParser.CreateFirstSegment(String segmentText)\\r\\n at Microsoft.OData.UriParser.ODataPathParser.ParsePath(ICollection`1 segments)\\r\\n at Microsoft.OData.UriParser.ODataPathFactory.BindPath(ICollection`1 segments, ODataUriParserConfiguration configuration)\\r\\n at Microsoft.OData.UriParser.ODataUriParser.Initialize()\\r\\n at Microsoft.Crm.Extensibility.OData.CrmEdmEntityReference.CreateCrmEdmEntityReference(Uri link, IEdmModel edmModel, CrmODataExecutionContext context, EntitySetSegment& entitySetSegment)\\r\\n at Microsoft.Crm.Extensibility.OData.TypeConverters.EdmEntityTypeConverter.SetNavigationPropertyToXrmEntity(Entity entity, IEdmProperty edmProperty, EntityRelationship entityRelationship, Object propertyValue, Nullable`1 role)\\r\\n at Microsoft.Crm.Extensibility.OData.TypeConverters.EdmEntityTypeConverter.ConvertToCrmTypeInternal(EdmEntityObject edmTypeValue)\\r\\n at Microsoft.Crm.Extensibility.OData.TypeConverters.EdmTypeConverterBase`2.ConvertToCrmType(Object edmTypeValue)\\r\\n at Microsoft.Crm.Extensibility.OData.EdmTypeConverter.ConvertToCrmEntity(EdmEntityObject edmEntity, EntityReference entityReference, IEdmModel edmModel)\\r\\n at Microsoft.PowerApps.CoreFramework.ActivityLoggerExtensions.Execute[TResult](ILogger logger, EventId eventId, ActivityType activityType, Func`1 func, IEnumerable`1 additionalCustomProperties)\\r\\n at Microsoft.Xrm.Telemetry.XrmTelemetryExtensions.Execute[TResult](ILogger logger, XrmTelemetryActivityType activityType, Func`1 func)\\r\\n at Microsoft.Crm.Extensibility.OData.CrmODataServiceDataProvider.UpdateEdmEntity(CrmODataExecutionContext context, String edmEntityName, String entityKeyValue, EdmEntityObject entityObject)\\r\\n at Microsoft.Crm.Extensibility.OData.EntityController.PatchEntityImplementation(String& entityName, String key, EdmEntityObject entityDelta)\\r\\n at Microsoft.PowerApps.CoreFramework.ActivityLoggerExtensions.Execute[TResult](ILogger logger, EventId eventId, ActivityType activityType, Func`1 func, IEnumerable`1 additionalCustomProperties)\\r\\n at Microsoft.Xrm.Telemetry.XrmTelemetryExtensions.Execute[TResult](ILogger logger, XrmTelemetryActivityType activityType, Func`1 func)\\r\\n at lambda_method(Closure , Object , Object[] )\\r\\n at System.Web.Http.Controllers.ReflectedHttpActionDescriptor.ActionExecutor.<>c__DisplayClass10.<GetExecutor>b__9(Object instance, Object[] methodParameters)\\r\\n at System.Web.Http.Controllers.ReflectedHttpActionDescriptor.ExecuteAsync(HttpControllerContext controllerContext, IDictionary`2 arguments, CancellationToken cancellationToken)\\r\\n--- End of stack trace from previous location where exception was thrown ---\\r\\n at System.Runtime.ExceptionServices.ExceptionDispatchInfo.Throw()\\r\\n at System.Runtime.CompilerServices.TaskAwaiter.HandleNonSuccessAndDebuggerNotification(Task task)\\r\\n at System.Web.Http.Controllers.ApiControllerActionInvoker.<InvokeActionAsyncCore>d__0.MoveNext()\\r\\n--- End of stack trace from previous location where exception was thrown ---\\r\\n at System.Runtime.ExceptionServices.ExceptionDispatchInfo.Throw()\\r\\n at System.Runtime.CompilerServices.TaskAwaiter.HandleNonSuccessAndDebuggerNotification(Task task)\\r\\n at System.Web.Http.Controllers.ActionFilterResult.<ExecuteAsync>d__2.MoveNext()\\r\\n--- End of stack trace from previous location where exception was thrown ---\\r\\n at System.Runtime.ExceptionServices.ExceptionDispatchInfo.Throw()\\r\\n at System.Runtime.CompilerServices.TaskAwaiter.HandleNonSuccessAndDebuggerNotification(Task task)\\r\\n at System.Web.Http.Dispatcher.HttpControllerDispatcher.<SendAsync>d__1.MoveNext()\"}}}\r\n--batchresponse_13381004-eee7-439f-be1f-798ee02a4ebc--",
"source": "orgde17e60e.crm.dynamics.com",
"errors": [],
"debugInfo": "clientRequestId: e46fe962-5a44-44cb-a3f3-9e66e0a74acc"
}
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Community Support Team
Community Support Team

Re: Automatically Creating Connections Between Entities

Hi @dmann622 ,

Based on your error message: 'Bad Request - Error in query syntax', your problem should because:

The OData Service URL that contains the Lookup Query is incorrect.

Please check the following information in the OData service call:

  • Service URL parameter names and values.
  • Service URL value type (add explicit cast, if necessary).

Please check this documentation about Microsoft Flow troubleshooting for a reference. You may try to update your flow configuration to fix the issue:

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/flow/fix-flow-failures

 

What's more,I think your issue is about flow, I suggest you post your issue here:

https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/Forums/ct-p/FL_Comm_Forums

There will be engineers who are more professional about flow to help you.

 

 

Best regards,

 

Community Support Team _ Phoebe Liu
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