cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Reply
Highlighted
Anonymous
Not applicable

Excel Online (Business Connector) Dynamic Path

Hi,

 

we have the requirement to allow a user to upload a Excel File and import the data in it via flow.

Therefore I made a SharePoint trigger when the file was created and a excel online (business) connector to get the rows of a table. 

Is it possible to add a dynamic path (the path of the uploaded document) instead of using the file picker?

 

image.png

 

Best regards

1 REPLY 1
Community Support Team
Community Support Team

Re: Excel Online (Business Connector) Dynamic Path

Hi @ an_ht,

 

I have made a test on my side, you need to select an Excel file through File Browse in the “File” field of “Create table” action of “Excel Online (Business)” connector, rather than use the dymanic content of the new updated file in the “File” field.

 

Using the dymanic content of the new updated file in the “File” field of “Create table” action of “Excel Online (Business)” connector is not supported in Microsoft flow currently, If you would like this feature to be added in Microsoft Flow, please submit an idea to Flow Ideas Forum:

https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/Flow-Ideas/idb-p/FlowIdeas

 

For you situation, you could add the excel file in the sharepoint library firstly, then you could use the trigger “Manually trigger a flow”, and you could select an Excel file through File Browse in the “File” field of “Create table” action of “Excel Online (Business)” connector.

 

Regards,
Alice Zhang

Helpful resources

Announcements
firstImage

New & Improved Power Automate Community Cookbook

We've updated and improved the layout and uploading format of the Power Automate Cookbook!

thirdimage

Power Automate Community User Group Member Badge

Fill out a quick form to claim your user group badge now!

firstImage

Incoming: New and improved badges!

We've given our badges an overhaul and also added some brand new ones!

fifthimage

Microsoft Learn

Learn how to build the business apps that you need.

sixthImage

Power Platform World Tour

Find out where you can attend!

seventhimage

Webinars & Video Gallery

Watch & learn from the Power Automate Community Video Gallery!

Top Kudoed Authors (Last 30 Days)
Users online (4,603)