cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Reply
tdhedhi
Advocate III
Advocate III

daily emails for pending approvals

"Start and Wait for Approval" sends an approval request to a recipient and then sends daily emails (once every 24 hours) as long as the recipient doesn't respond to the approval request.  We noticed that the daily emails started about a week ago.  I've been using the approval in a flow that hasn't been edited in months and it didn't use to send the daily emails.  It seems like a daily reminder for a pending approval. Is there a way to turn off the daily emails?

1 ACCEPTED SOLUTION

Accepted Solutions
Ran_zzzz
Microsoft
Microsoft

Hi all,

 

This is a regression and has been fixed. The fix is deployed to all regions from yesterday January 6th. This should be resolved till the mid-January across the global.

 

Thank you.

View solution in original post

29 REPLIES 29
hdonato
Advocate I
Advocate I

Hi,

I am experiencing the same thing. It sends approval email to the approver daily. Hope this bug will be fixed soon.

Powerpower
Advocate I
Advocate I

We are experiecing the same issue - first noticed on 23/12.

JHT83
Advocate I
Advocate I

We got exactly the same problem started on 23rd of December...please fix it soon Microsoft 

Luis73
New Member

One more with this new "bug".....need a fix.

ChristopherW
Frequent Visitor

Same here.  My users first notified me this weekend and it looks like it started for them on December 23. Sometimes I get 2 emails in a day for an approval depending on when the first one was sent. (Probably a new day UTC so it sends them out again.)

 

Some of my users are getting multiples (10 or more outstanding approvals) each day.

JBYorks
Regular Visitor

We are suddenly getting this for our approval flows too. Hoping fixed soon!

rcalles
New Member

I am in the same boat as this. Pending approval notifications are being sent daily at exactly at 3:03pm EST. I am not sure why.

 

I have an approval process that allows someone take action if you want to Submit Changes or Cancel Order. Since the approval is technically pending until it timesout, employees are getting these daily notifications. 

LouL11
New Member

I have the same issue.

KKailly
Frequent Visitor

Same issue, started on the 23rd of December and now I have 57 approval emails in my inbox.

Helpful resources

Announcements
Power Platform Conf 2022 768x460.jpg

Join us for Microsoft Power Platform Conference

The first Microsoft-sponsored Power Platform Conference is coming in September. 100+ speakers, 150+ sessions, and what's new and next for Power Platform.

May UG Leader Call Carousel 768x460.png

June User Group Leader Call

Join us on June 28 for our monthly User Group leader call!

MPA Virtual Workshop Carousel 768x460.png

Register for a Free Workshop

Learn to digitize and optimize business processes and connect all your applications to share data in real time.

Power Automate Designer Feedback_carousel.jpg

Help make Flow Design easier

Are you new to designing flows? What is your biggest struggle with Power Automate Designer? Help us make it more user friendly!

Top Solution Authors
Top Kudoed Authors
Users online (2,450)