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Zerovirusity
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Error encountered: Input parameter 'emailMessage/From' is required to be of type 'String/email'.

Hello, I hope can someone help me on this error. I have a flow that when I saved a file on OneDrive Folder, It will send an email to a specific recipient. I used the "Last modified by" on From(Send as) field so that if I am leave, my back up will do the saving on the specific OneDrive Folder, but I've encountered this error: The 'inputs.parameters' of workflow operation 'Send_an_email_(V2)' of type 'OpenApiConnection' is not valid. Error details: Input parameter 'emailMessage/From' is required to be of type 'String/email'.

 

Is there a solution for this? Appreciate your feedback.

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v-liwei-msft
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Hi @Zerovirusity  

 

Last modified by this dynamic content returns the user's name instead of the email.

You can add Search for users to get emails.

 

vliweimsft_1-1662453591277.png

 

 

Best Regards,

Levi

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AbdulWahab
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Hi Zerovirusity,

 

Error is not required more details as it is saying 'emailMessage/From' is required to be of type 'String/email'. Please input the value in its required format.

 

Let me know if I can provide you with more details.

 

Thanks
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Abdul Wahab
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Hi Abdul, thank you for your response and suggestion. can you please teach me how can I do that if I am using the dynamic content "Last modified by". please see below screenshot. I have to use this because I want the user who saved on OneDrive be the sender of the auto email on the recipient.

Zerovirusity_0-1662145681710.png

 

 

AbdulWahab
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Hi Zerovirusity,

 

Grap it in data operations first and check its value. If it gives what you required then use that data operation there.

 

Let me know if I can provide you with more details.

 

Thanks
Regards,

Abdul Wahab
Power Platform/Customer Engagement Developer/Lead/Solution Architecture/Project Manager
Direct/WhatsApp:+923323281237
E-mail: abdulwahabubit@outlook.com
Skype: abdul.wahabubit
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I will try but honestly I don't have idea how to do that data operations

AbdulWahab
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Hi Zerovirusity,

 

Here you are

AbdulWahab_0-1662147879264.png

 

Let me know if I can provide you with more details.

 

Thanks
Regards,

Abdul Wahab
Power Platform/Customer Engagement Developer/Lead/Solution Architecture/Project Manager
Direct/WhatsApp:+923323281237
E-mail: abdulwahabubit@outlook.com
Skype: abdul.wahabubit
Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/abdul-wahab-a5b8b011a/

 

Thanks for this. I will try to play this Data Operation because the Output is still the same as Input. I will try to find another way to convert the Input to Output in an email address format

v-liwei-msft
Community Support
Community Support

Hi @Zerovirusity  

 

Last modified by this dynamic content returns the user's name instead of the email.

You can add Search for users to get emails.

 

vliweimsft_1-1662453591277.png

 

 

Best Regards,

Levi

Hello Levi, Thank you for this. It works for me. I added a Switch flow if in case a new user modified or saved on the OneDrive folder.

 

Zerovirusity_0-1662577479342.png

 

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