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marycarmenvv
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How to filter duplicated IDs and take first record in Power Automate?

Hi, I have a dataverse in Power Automate. The dataverse file has two important columns, the ID column and the date column.

 

The ID column has duplicates for each ID with different dates. I need the most recent record of each ID based on the date added. I need to sort by descending, "filter by duplicates", and take the first record. I am not sure how to approach this, since I am new learning power automate. I have already applied the sort by descending, but the rest I'm stuck on how to apply the logic. 

 

I will appreciate very much any help. Thank you! 

 

 

 

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v-bofeng-msft
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Hi @marycarmenvv ,

 

I've made a test for your reference:

1\My table

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2\My flow

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1)body('Filter_array')[0]

 

The deduplication result will be saved in the variable TheResult.

 

Best Regards,

Bof

 

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AhmedSalih
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hi @marycarmenvv, there is another community forum for Power Automate you might also check for your issue:

https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/Microsoft-Power-Automate/ct-p/MPACommunity

 

Regards,
Ahmed
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v-bofeng-msft
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Hi @marycarmenvv ,

 

I've made a test for your reference:

1\My table

vbofengmsft_0-1657180110670.png

2\My flow

vbofengmsft_1-1657180130303.png

vbofengmsft_2-1657180139282.png

1)body('Filter_array')[0]

 

The deduplication result will be saved in the variable TheResult.

 

Best Regards,

Bof

 

Thank you very much! 

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