Use markdown to format approval emails – Power Automate and Dynamics 365


Let us update our previous flow, to use markdown to format the approval email.

Markdown is the lightweight mark-up language for adding formatting elements to the plain text.

Refer the Markdown cheat sheet

We’d update the Details property of Start and wait for an approval action.

Below we have added some sample text that uses markdown syntax.

Below is how it renders in the outlook web access OWA.

And inside the Power Automate Approval Center.

Below we have used markdown syntax for defining the table.

Inside OWA.

Inside the Power Automate approval center.

And within the Power Automate mobile app

Kindly refer to the below table that lists down inconsistencies among different clients.

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-automate/approvals-markdown-support#client-support

Also check out –

Power Automate Approvals – Markdown or HTML?

Using Markdown in Microsoft Flow approval actions

Hope it helps..

Author: Nishant Rana

I love working in and sharing everything about Microsoft.NET technology !

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