How to Trigger Flow on File Upload

| Muhammad Uzair

I have researched and found that we cannot use File type field as trigger for the flow. Nor we can use file type field in the business rules and workflows.

The Scenario for me is that I want to trigger a flow on file upload and perform some updating. As mention directly, we cannot do that.

For the reason, I have created a Boolean type field and use this field as a trigger. So what happens now is that whenever the file is uploaded and the record is saved. The Boolean field is updated and the flow gets triggered.

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