This Microsoft Flow tutorial explains how to do error handling in Microsoft Flow in SharePoint Online Office 365. Once you create a Flow and it is running, there might be scenarios where the Flow might be failed and an error will occur. Here I will explain how you can check for errors in Microsoft Flow.
Microsoft flow is a new workflow management tool for automating workflows across applications and services by connecting web services, files, and cloud-based data. We can connect with various services like SharePoint, Office 365, OneDrive, Twitter, Facebook, Dropbox, Outlook, Instagram, Outlook, Yammer, Excel, Google Calendar, etc.
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To check if any issues are there or not we have to first login to Microsoft Flow site. In the flow site in notification it will display you if any errors are there like below:
Or you can click on My flows button which will display you about all the flows that you have created. There click on the information icon for the particular workflow for which you want to check like below:
Then it will show each with Status as Failed or Succeded like below. Click on the Failed item to see details about the issue.
Then it will display in which step the error has occurred with a red explanation mark. For steps which are successful, it will display a tick mark in green color.
Once you click on it, it will display the error details.
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Hope this Microsoft flow tutorial explains how to check for errors in Microsoft Flow in SharePoint Online Office 365.
I am Bijay from Odisha, India. Currently working in my own venture TSInfo Technologies in Bangalore, India. I am Microsoft Office Servers and Services (SharePoint) MVP (5 times). I works in SharePoint 2016/2013/2010, SharePoint Online Office 365 etc. Check out My MVP Profile.. I also run popular SharePoint web site SPGuides.com