cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Reply
Kevint13
Frequent Visitor

Convert excel numerical dates to date MS FLOW

Hello,
I use a FLOW that retrieves the rows in an array and converts them into JSON.
My concern is that the date of Excel is in numerical format and not date:

Annotation 2019-11-20 114530.jpgAnnotation 2019-11-20 114559.jpg
I found on the forums a piece of solution: formatDateTime (adddays ('12 -30-1899 ', int (outputs (body (' List_the_lines_in_a_table ')? [' Value '] [' Request Date (DT) '] )), 'yyyy-MM-dd),' yyyy-MM-dd ')

 

I tried to integrate this solution and I have an error:

Annotation 2019-11-20 114632.jpgAnnotation 2019-11-20 114635.jpg

Do you have an idea ?

2 ACCEPTED SOLUTIONS

Accepted Solutions
yashag2255
Dual Super User II
Dual Super User II

Hey @Kevint13 

 

Can you try this: 

 

The format for the add days should be yyyy-MM-dd and so you need to modify the expression to have the date as 1899-12-29 and then the rest of the expression. 

 

Hope this Helps!

 

If this reply has answered your question or solved your issue, please mark this question as answered. Answered questions helps users in the future who may have the same issue or question quickly find a resolution via search. If you liked my response, please consider giving it a thumbs up. THANKS!

View solution in original post

I thank you for your reply,
I ended up finding the problem, here is the solution:

 

addDays('1899-12-30',int(item()?['Date de demande (DT)']),'yyyy-MM-dd')
 
Annotation 2019-11-23 103739.jpg
 
Annotation 2019-11-23 103755.jpg

View solution in original post

2 REPLIES 2
yashag2255
Dual Super User II
Dual Super User II

Hey @Kevint13 

 

Can you try this: 

 

The format for the add days should be yyyy-MM-dd and so you need to modify the expression to have the date as 1899-12-29 and then the rest of the expression. 

 

Hope this Helps!

 

If this reply has answered your question or solved your issue, please mark this question as answered. Answered questions helps users in the future who may have the same issue or question quickly find a resolution via search. If you liked my response, please consider giving it a thumbs up. THANKS!

I thank you for your reply,
I ended up finding the problem, here is the solution:

 

addDays('1899-12-30',int(item()?['Date de demande (DT)']),'yyyy-MM-dd')
 
Annotation 2019-11-23 103739.jpg
 
Annotation 2019-11-23 103755.jpg

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.

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!

Users online (1,802)