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afara
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Couldn't download the file error, from Powerapps both in my latest Powerapps version on my android phone as well as on the browser

Hello Team, 

 

I am facing a challenge in downloading attachments under my details page when i click on the attachment name on the attachment datacard. This is both from my android mobile phone as well as browser. I am using the latest powerapp version. Is this some form of a bug? Please help.WhatsApp Image 2020-06-11 at 13.11.45.jpeg

 

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It works, thanks @afara 

 

Kind regards 👋

Lifesaver. Thanks so much for this!

Quick tip - can't see the options to map the fields... turn off the preview feature Power Fx formula bar (on by default for new apps).  This took a lot of trial and error (and time) to work out why I couldn't see it.  Looks like you can turn it back on after you have selected your fields and the settings will stick however YMMV.


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Power FX formula bar - turned off

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Thanks for this input. I used it and fixed my own attachment error!

joelim
New Member

it seems this is an old post, but sadly i am facing the same problem with my android running the power app . it says COULDN"T FINISH DOWNLOADING. anybody experiencing this? I cant seem to find the VALUE in the advance tab

Feral
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I used pHozFoRus's post above, as I too couldn't see it under my advance tab. Here is a screen shot of how I got to it under my settings cog. 

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joelim
New Member

@Feral did you have the same error as me? does doing that fix everything? i also disable Power FX just like @pHozFoRus did, sadly it still did not work.

joelim
New Member

I think i got it. just had to published the whole app then when i tried opening it on my android. thanks everyone!

G_JRB
New Member

Hi guys, 

So I'm having the same issue and i figured how to acces the Item Value property. Nevertheless, the thisitem.attachment is not recognized. 

I do have multiple attachements in the data source, it might cause issues.

 

Here is what i see 

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Any idea how can i access Value or absoluteurl ?

 

 

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