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Refresh Image loaded from a URL



I have created a Powerapps with an Image control named ImageX. The Image controls Image property is set to a URL from web. e.g., "". The image file gets refreshed periodically. I want to know how I can refresh the image control on the powerapps screen. I tried setting the Image controls image property to the URL again on click on a button and that did not work.

I tried changing the ImageX.Image to a different URL but the image control does not get refreshed. Can you please help me to solve this issue?





Community Support Team
Community Support Team

Re: Refresh Image loaded from a URL

Hi barcafan_mm,


You said that the image file gets refreshed periodically. Do you mean that the image will change to different image with the same URL from Web?

I would suggest you save the image on an Excel file, then place the file on a cloud storage account, then create an app based on the Excel file. You can show the images on a Gallery control, then use Refresh function to refresh the records of a datasource.

Reference materials:
Add images to Excel from PowerApps
How to save images in an Excel file, and then add these images to your app

Best regards,
Mabel Mao


Community Support Team _ Mabel Mao
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