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ab-psi
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Micorosft Flow Button - Multi select option becomes free-text

Recently, the Multi-select list of options for a Manual Flow Trigger input stopped prompting as a multi-select drop down and is now free-text input. This can be recreated with a simple Manual Flow Trigger with one Text Multi-Select option and a simple action. Upon executing a test run of the flow, the input is free text, not a multi-select.

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EHH
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Re: Micorosft Flow Button - Multi select option becomes free-text

Hi everyone,

 

When working in Flow this morning, it appears that the multi-select feature is working again.

 

Thanks MSFT for fixing.

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v-zhos-msft
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Re: Micorosft Flow Button - Multi select option becomes free-text

Hi @ab-psi ,

I have made a test on my side, it has the same issue with you.

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I suggest you use the 'Add a drop-down list of options '.

 

Best Regards,

Community Support Team _ Zhongys

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ab-psi
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Re: Micorosft Flow Button - Multi select option becomes free-text

Hello @v-zhos-msft ,

 

For my particular use case the use of the multi-select list was intentional. Is the change in behavior for the multi-select list by-design? Is there updated user documentation where the change is noted I may have overlooked?

v-zhos-msft
Level 10

Re: Micorosft Flow Button - Multi select option becomes free-text

Hi @ab-psi ,

You can take a reference to this bolg:

https://flow.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/december-2018-updates/

There are some update of the button trigger.

You can raise you issue below this bolg.

 

Best Regards,

Community Support Team _ Zhongys

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AlexBizDevOps
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Re: Micorosft Flow Button - Multi select option becomes free-text

I'm having this same issue. I'm looking for an answer because this is affecting an important work flow for our team. Let me know if you find a solution!

Samuel_Lopez
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Re: Micorosft Flow Button - Multi select option becomes free-text

I got the same issue two day ago!

 

I rised a post here about that:

 

https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/Using-Flows/multi-select-list-option-input-do-not-display-values...



 

Christa
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Re: Micorosft Flow Button - Multi select option becomes free-text

Has anyone found another option or work around for this issue?
Having the same problem and cannot use drop down as suggested as I need multiple selections as an option.

EHH
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Re: Micorosft Flow Button - Multi select option becomes free-text

Hello, I'm encountering the same issue and wondering if there is a solution available.

 

Thanks

EHH
Level: Powered On

Re: Micorosft Flow Button - Multi select option becomes free-text

Hi everyone,

 

When working in Flow this morning, it appears that the multi-select feature is working again.

 

Thanks MSFT for fixing.

View solution in original post

AlexBizDevOps
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Re: Micorosft Flow Button - Multi select option becomes free-text

I see the issue is fixed as well, that's good news. 

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