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Helper IV
Helper IV

Formatting Date And time in MS Flow and a SharePoint list

I have a SharePoint list with a date field called "Activity Start Date and Time".

 

My tenant is Atlantic Standard Time.  Historically in SPD, I've had to MacGyver things to add 3 hours, or 4, depending on the time of year.

 

Now with Flow, it looks like I can send reminder emails with using the convert to UTC logic.  Only I'm stumbling on the formatting of the dynamic content.

 

I just want to send an email to the person in charge of the activity reminding them of the date and time.

 

Please help.

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Helper IV
Helper IV

I fixed my problem thanks to everyone here and to Dr. Bing.  Date/Time Functions help, because our Tenant thinks that we are in the Pacific Time Zone, and we are Atlantic.  This blog post helped:

https://worktogether.tech/2018/03/04/working-with-dates-in-microsoft-flow/

 

A screen shot of my Flow looks like this:

flowscreenshot.jpg

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Dual Super User III
Dual Super User III

HI @smorley 

 

Can you please share screenshot of the flow? That way we might be assit you better. You can convert to/from UTC and then use the formatDateTime function to format the date time in any other formatting. 

 

Hope this Helps!

 

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Solution Sage
Solution Sage

Hi @smorley ,

For more information about 'Date and time functions', please take a reference to:

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/logic-apps/workflow-definition-language-functions-reference#d...

Best Regards,

Community Support Team _ Zhongys

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Hi @yashag2255 

Here you go:

 

 

flowscreenshot.jpg

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Helper IV
Helper IV

I fixed my problem thanks to everyone here and to Dr. Bing.  Date/Time Functions help, because our Tenant thinks that we are in the Pacific Time Zone, and we are Atlantic.  This blog post helped:

https://worktogether.tech/2018/03/04/working-with-dates-in-microsoft-flow/

 

A screen shot of my Flow looks like this:

flowscreenshot.jpg

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