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JoshuaSitler
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Power Automate, Outlook options, Response Function, Mail message parameter

Hello, Full disclosure: I'm a newer user. Goal: Using Power Automate's Outlook options, I'm trying to forward emails with certain keywords in the subject line to specific partners. Challenge: I use the retrieve function to retrieve emails based on keywords, which creates associated variables. Then, when I try to then use the respond function based on the variable from the retrieve function, I get stuck on the 'Mail Message' parameter. It tells me I must use a variable from the retrieve function, but then the drop-down menu for 'Mail message' doesn't show anything (variable or otherwise), contrary to what the info box suggests. I didn't find anything helpful online (yet) after a fair amount of searching. Help would be appreciated! If I can figure this out, it'll help myself and other org colleagues adopt this technology 🙂

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jinivthakkar
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@JoshuaSitler have you started building the flow already ? please can you post images of your flow so we can understand what you are trying to build?

JoshuaSitler
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Hi @jinivthakkar - sorry for delay.  Here are two pictures.Capture.JPG

 

Mail Message parameter held up even though I do have a retrieve variable...Mail Message parameter held up even though I do have a retrieve variable...

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