Quite often I get asked about updating hyperlinks or pictures using Power automate.
A Data example with an Hyperlink/Picture
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When you use flow to update list items it is quite easy to update test fields, however one of the issues I ran into today was to update a picture column.
As part of my flow that collects the updates for the available Microsoft Flow connectors, I’m creating list items.
Update a Hyperlink or Picture with the SharePoint connector
Unfortunately the Update item or Create Item actions do not show the picture columns. I managed to create a text field but that will just show up as the url of the hyperlink. I my case I want the icons to appear instead.
Update a Hyperlink or Picture with the REST API
As so often the Send HTTP request to SharePoint comes to the rescue.