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SudhaC
Frequent Visitor

Help with parsing fields from an embedded table in an email

Hello PowerBi Team, 

 

I would like to do the following:

1) Upload a particular folder from a "shared mailbox" to PowerBI  (yes, I can)

   This folder will conttiune to receive emails with similar table structure as part of the email "Body"

2) Parse the fields in the embedded table in the "Body" of the email and create reports. (Unsuccessful).

 

I need help in parsing the table variables/fields:

 

Sample email:  (I would like to parse the table and pull the values of ID, Name and Group.

 

From: aaa@abc.com
Sent: Saturday, December 4, 2020 10:40:42 AM (UTC-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
To: xyz@abc.com
Subject:  Sample data

 

Hi,

Here is the data

ID1234
NameJoe Smith
GroupOperations

 

Thanks.

 

 

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Jimmy801
Super User III
Super User III

Hello @SudhaC 

 

access the html-body of your mail with this reference [Body][HtmlBody]

This give you the html-code of your mail. Use Html.Table to read the html-code.

This code for example gives you all table-cells

 

 Html.Table(HtmlBody,{{"AllCells", "td"}})

 

this all rows

 

 Html.Table(HtmlBody,{{"AllRows", "tr"}})

 


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Kudoes are nice too

Have fun

Jimmy

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Jimmy801
Super User III
Super User III

Hello @SudhaC 

 

access the html-body of your mail with this reference [Body][HtmlBody]

This give you the html-code of your mail. Use Html.Table to read the html-code.

This code for example gives you all table-cells

 

 Html.Table(HtmlBody,{{"AllCells", "td"}})

 

this all rows

 

 Html.Table(HtmlBody,{{"AllRows", "tr"}})

 


If this post helps or solves your problem, please mark it as solution (to help other users find useful content and to acknowledge the work of users that helped you)
Kudoes are nice too

Have fun

Jimmy

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SudhaC
Frequent Visitor

Yes.  That helped resolve the problem.  Thanks so much!

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