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milo1234
Helper III
Helper III

URGENT: Long email chain being passed into planner task description

Hi, 

 

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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manuelstgomes
Super User
Super User

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?

 

Cheers
Manuel

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milo1234
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Helper III

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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