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URGENT: Long email chain being passed into planner task description



I have created a flow that creates a planner task when an email is flagged which passes the body of the email into the planner description, however the long email chain is included. I


don't want this - is there a way to only include the first email? Thank you

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HI @milo1234 


There's a trick you can use. Check a separator in the email that breaks the first message from all others. Then use a "split function" with that character. You first item of the array is your email message.


Can you please check if and let me know if you have any questions?



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Helper III
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Hi @manuelstgomes thank you for your suggestion. I am completely new to Power Automate, so if I send you my flow would you be able to help me incorporate this into the flow please? 

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