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How to apply validation to selected excel file from powerapps.

Hi Mates,

What is your idea on below requirement.

1. Screen1: When users click on button, a window(Screen2: or form) should open for select excel file, means like browse and select file.

2. Once selected excel file, return to Screen1, here another button for validate the selected excel file data(loop all the rows and check if correct format or not).


here challenge is how to validate selected excel rows

where can we validate areas example: query in sql table or MS flow etc..?


your idea would greatly appreciated.



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If this is possible it would have to be done in Microsoft Flow.  I'll provide a link to that community.

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Hi @mdevaney 


Then how to take it(selected input file) as input parameter in to MS flows from powerapps

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I don't know the answer to your latest question.

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Hi @kmk ,


This is exactly what I am working on right now, have you managed to make this work? if so, how?


Thank you in advance.


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