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How to Avoid sending Teams Notifications While sending Approval Requests

Hello Power Engineers!

 

When i use approval action in Power Automate, it sends Teams Notifications and Email as well, I wanted to avoid sending Teams Notification @RezaDorrani. After I saw your approval flow video I tried and I ended up here, Somewhere it is not satisfying me. Can anyone help me out with this? I wanted to do this only in Flow itself and i don't want to use any adaptive cards. Email is required. And maybe if it is possible to edit the suggested text in the email itself it will be very useful when i reject the Approval request i want to add additional text and it should be a must if these are incorporated, is very useful and helpful.

Thanks in advance.

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Hi There,

 

A workaround would be to use a custom email notification instead of the built-in approval action, but this would mean you'll need to handle the approval process manually, which might not be ideal.

The approval request is a must in my case, let's take an example like a 'Leave Request'. Once I got a request from my teammate I needed to approve it from the email then and there, it was ok but I didn't want an additional notification to teams.

Hi, 

 

You need create custom one if you will use default it will pop notification on Teams. 

 

Please mark as solution if it helps and give kudos that help us grow as community helper. 

 

Thanks, 

Sandeep Mishra

How can I create a custom approval request? Is it possible in Power Automate?

Could you provide a solution to accept as a solution?

Hi @SLokesh314 

 

 

Another way to resolve your issue would be to switch off teams notifications 🙂

 

Refer here 

https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/General-Power-Automate/Disabling-Teams-notifications-on-approval...

 

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Hi @Nived_Nambiar ,

 

Thanks for you response but i can't disable the notification in Teams, since i'm sending approvals to the manager how can i ask him to disable the settings. If this is possible via flow it is very helpful.

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