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RezaDorrani
Dual Super User II
Dual Super User II

Trigger conditions for Flow now available

Hi All,

 

Check this out !!!

Trigger Conditions - we can now specify the trigger condition for the Flow - save Flow runs 🙂

Condition based Flow Triggers 🙂

 

My Vlog on Flow Trigger Conditions - https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/Webinars-and-Video-Gallery/Microsoft-Flow-Trigger-Conditions/m-p...

 

 

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Anonymous
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Awesome! Next question, what format does the trigger condition take? 

Anonymous
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ok, think I've got it, the format needed to be:

@equals(triggerBody()?.Status, 'Pending Project Manager Approval')

 It at least saved with that format, now for testing...

Anonymous
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Thanks @RezaDorrani, that was useful 🙂

v-alzhan-msft
Community Support
Community Support

Hi @RezaDorrani ,

 

Thank you for your sharing, the Trigger conditions for Flow is very useful and we would benifit from it.

 

Best regards,

Alice       

 

Community Support Team _ Alice Zhang
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

Has anyone located the official Microsoft Docs for Trigger Conditions? If so, will you post a link up?


Thanks

dg00dgame
Frequent Visitor

Thanks Reza!!!  It took a little tweaking to get it to work for different types of fields, but your video walked me through it and I was not only able to make it work for my application.  Not only that, I found that I could enclose the equals string inside a Not() to get the inverse effect, where every condition of a choice field would run the workflow except one, which was the default setting at the end of the workflow.  In my application, the user has to select a choice in the editing of the list item, which invoked a switch case in the workflow.  I reset it to the default state when I make my field updates.  Using this process and your tip on adding a trigger condition, I have now made my workflow only run once.  Thanks again!  This will be very useful going forward.

 

Dave

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