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Office 365 Profile Information - getting user manager

Content migrated from TechNet.  Post attribution to:  Hilary Stoupa


Hi - I am trying to follow this tutorial on connecting PowerApps to the Office 365 user profile data. I can get my own data or that of another user.

I can't get my Manager information. I've got the manager field filled out in my user profile in the SharePoint Admin Center in Office 365.

The error text is:

The service returned an error: office365users!Manager: {"status":404, "message": "No user found with the specified id.", "source": ""}

I'm not sure how to debug this - anyone have any ideas?



Error message


Thank you for your help!

So - upon review with an MS Support Engineer, it appears the issue is that to use .Manager or .DirectReports, I need to have Azure Active Directory set up. This makes sense - I had assumed these functions would be using my SharePoint user profile information, but they are not.

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I saw your answer regarding power apps Office365Users.Manager error , actually I have the same error and I cannot fix this issue and and I cannot understand how can I setup active directory with office 365


As I just have office 365 business essential without ad on premises and I tried to find a way to setup AD with office 365 and I register and open AAD but I’m still have the same issue raised in the post


Please I need your help


I am trying to pull the email id from the display Name i have pulled with the below syntax, but no good. Can any one help me on the below. 




Thanks in Advance...

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If this is for the current person using the PowerApp use the following:


Manager Email:



Manager DisplayName:



If you are going to use the new V2, all the properties begin with lowercase letters now.


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