Get past time in Date Time Connector(Power Automate Cloud flows)

Japanese version.

This action obtains a date and time past than the current time.

Similar to getPastTime function.

How to use

Select the "Date Time" connector when adding steps to the flow.

Select the "Get past time" from the "Action" menu.

Set parameters.



Specify the time that goes back from the current time.

The unit is specified by the next Parameter.

Negative numbers will result in dates in the future, but are deprecated because they are difficult to understand. Use "Get future time" action.

Time unit

Select the unit of time to go back.

  • Month
  • Week
  • Day
  • Hour
  • Minute
  • Second

Dynamic Content

The dynamic content available in subsequent steps is the "Past time".

Because of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC), a "Convert time zone" action is required when dealing with other time zones.

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Date Time Connector(Power Automate Cloud flows)