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UserPhotMetadata Error - Unable to resolve

Hi Folks -


I have a greeting on my PowerApp where I say "Hello, <username>!" but I also display their image if they have one.


However, I'm getting the "Office365Users.UserPhotoMetadata failed:" error claiming I have an invalid value for parameter "userId" and I can't figure out why.


here is my syntax:


Can anyone see what's wrong?


Thank you

Dual Super User III
Dual Super User III

Re: UserPhotMetadata Error - Unable to resolve

Hi @simms7400 


That's Strange, the same formula works for me. It could be a caching issue, can you try to logout of the browser, clear the cache and relogin into the system?
If the issue still exists, can you try to modify your expression as:
Hope this Helps!
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Post Prodigy
Post Prodigy

Re: UserPhotMetadata Error - Unable to resolve

Hi -


Thank you! Weirdly, that didn't seem to do the trick. This happens on PC or Mobile.

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