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Test connection failed. Details: Name cannot be null or empty

Since yesterday, I was unable to create any new flow or create any new connection in power automate online. Unable to create any step using any tool as it always show the error "Test connection failed. Details: Name cannot be null or empty."
 
I have tried to log out and in again but the issue persists. Also, I have tried to use another outlook email and the issue also happens.
 
Is anyone facing this issue? Does any one have a solution for this?
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njy
New Member

私も全く同じ症状が出ており何をやっても改善しない状態です。
昨日の21時にフローを実行した際には問題なく実行されていたのですが、本日朝別のスタッフからエラーの連絡があり、それ以降はこの症状が出て何もできません。
システム的な障害なのか分かりませんが解決方法が分からないため非常に困っています。

Hello, I have exactly the same behavour from this morning. When I try to delete and re-create the connexion, I have already the same message !

Yes, I have same issue.

cafe262
Advocate II
Advocate II

I have the same issue. Just starting today (3/27/24), all of my office app connections are invalid. I cannot run or build any flows. 

 

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bycippy
New Member

same for my, excel doesn't work (google sheet too) 
400 error 

wbf
New Member

Same here

 

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TobyC
New Member

Yes, same here. Powerautomate will not connect to Onedrive any more.

MBeeHive
Regular Visitor

Same here.  It seems that the same problem occurs on all of the non-Business Connectors (i.e., free account connectors)

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CHar92
New Member

Hey there, 

 

I am having the same issue across all my accounts. Randomly, all connections appeared to be reset and am unable to reconnect them. 
It is causing a backlog of admin work. I hope it gets fixed soon!

Same here with Wordpress

I am having the same issue.  It would be nice to hear something from MS about this.

mikestec
Frequent Visitor

 same here

I'm facing the same problem, it's there any solution?

joel123
New Member

and whats the solution??? @MoreVision @patri_00000 @mikestec 

I'm facing the same problem, it's there any solution?

J4v1
New Member

Same here. Also being reported here (Re: Excel Connector failing with Permissions Issue - Power Platform Community (microsoft.com)) and here (Invalid connection and Test connection failed. Det... - Power Platform Community (microsoft.com))

 

Is any @microsoft support team helping or almost being aware of this? Are they finally pushing us to upgrade or move to Make.com if we want to continue having these lowode automations? 

What do you mean by "pushing us to upgrade"?

I have not seen or heard anything official but through my efforts to try and resolve this I have received the attached error and it takes me to Power Apps where they would like $9/month. Not sure if @microsoft has decided to no longer allow any Power Automation without a subscription but it would have been nice to know in advance so we could make other arrangements ahead of time.

@JRMazing I couldn't agree with you more. Such suspension without prior notice has created a lot of disruption and hassle. 

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