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martinav
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How to write a little HTML in an HTML table.

I want to make a pickable text link in my HTML table.  This doesnt seem to do it.  It just shows the code.

 

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In this example, I just want to see "Text Link" in the LinkToECN column.

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Can do?

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SCTdan
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You can create a compose action after you create your table and use this expression -

 

replace(replace(body('Create_HTML_table'), '&lt;', '<'), '&gt;', '>')

That'll convert the HTML table to actual usable HTML, without the contents being encoded.

 

If you're sending it via email, just make sure you have it set to send as HTML.

 

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SCTdan
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You can create a compose action after you create your table and use this expression -

 

replace(replace(body('Create_HTML_table'), '&lt;', '<'), '&gt;', '>')

That'll convert the HTML table to actual usable HTML, without the contents being encoded.

 

If you're sending it via email, just make sure you have it set to send as HTML.

 

@SCTdan ,

 

Yes!  That works perfectly.  Exactly the result I was after.

 

I have absolutely NO idea how you wizards know how to do this stuff...

 

I would have gotten nowhere with my apps without these forums!

This is amazing!

 

Thank you *so* much, @SCTdan !!

 


@SCTdan wrote:

 

You can create a compose action after you create your table and use this expression -

 

replace(replace(body('Create_HTML_table'), '&lt;', '<'), '&gt;', '>')

That'll convert the HTML table to actual usable HTML, without the contents be encoded.

 

If you're sending it via email, just make sure you have it set to send as HTML.

 


 

 

Hi @SCTdan

I try your solution but still have wrong results. 

 

result in the email :

<a href="https://tasks.office.com/groupe-multiconnect.com/fr-FR/Home/Task/2OQCIvmf7EGWllOAbvETu5cAGiAz">Link</a>

 

do you have an idea please ?

Tx

@JimmyJames25 Check for the run results. The double quotes might be encoded to &quot;

 

If so, try replace quotes 

replace(replace(replace(body('Create_HTML_table'), '&lt;', '<'), '&gt;', '>'), '&quot;', '"')

 

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