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Using powerapps for a notification with external email

Hello, 

 

I am developing a Powerbi report that utilizes a powerapps visual in order to gather comments through users and is able to give a notification to the client when a comment is submitted. This will be for an external user who's main platform is google based. We will ultimately be handing over the report to our user as well. I was wondering if there was a way to add a function in powerapps that will prompt the user to fill out their email and use that (the user's) email to send a notification to the client (google platform) when a comment is submitted?The ultimate goal of this will be to not use our email to be sending the notification. Maybe the answer is using a google based email that the client will provide? 

 

If further clarification is needed please let me know. Any information tips or resources would be helpful as I am very new to using both powerapps and flow. 

 

Thanks, 

Austin  I 

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Hi @austinizzo,

 

Do you want to send out an email by clicking a PowerApps button without using your Office 365 Outlook account?

When using Office 365 Outlook to send email from PowerApps, I am afraid that it would be not possible to send out the email using other user’s email account.

Please consider adding a flow on the PowerApps button to send an email using the action Send an email notification, which will send out the email on a service account but not your email account.

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More details about the Mail connector, please check it here:

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/connectors/sendmail/

Please take it for a reference and try it on your side.

 

Best regards,

Mabel

Community Support Team _ Mabel Mao
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