Formula in Process Builder returns unexpected null value while reference Account.LastModifiedBy.Profile.Name in Process Builder criteria
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Formula in Process Builder returns unexpected null value while reference Account.LastModifiedBy.Profile.Name in Process Builder criteria

Process Builder

Last updated 2018-06-09 ·Reference W-3412968 ·Reported By 31 users

Fixed - Summer '18

Unable to reference Account.LastModifiedBy.Profile.Name in Process Builder criteria.
The below error message is generated when it was triggered.
An error occurred at element myDecision (FlowDecision).
The flow failed to access the value for myVariable_current.LastModifiedBy.Profile.Name because it hasn't been set or assigned.
This report lists the elements that the flow interview executed. The report is a beta feature.
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Flow Details

Settings steps
1. Open Process Builder
Setup > Create > Workflow & Approvals > Process Builder
2. Click [New] button, set the below values and Click [Save] button
Process Name: ANY
The process starts when: A record changes
3. Click [+Add Object] box
4. Set the below options in "Choose Object and Specify When to Start the Process" and click [Save] button
Object: Account
Start the process: when a record is created or edited
5. Click <+Add Criteria> box
6. Set the below options in "Define Criteria for this Action Group" and click [Save] button
Criteria Name: ANY
Criteria for Executing Actions: Conditions are met
Set Conditions
Field: Account ▶ Last Modified By ID ▶ Profile ID ▶ Name
Operator: Equals
Type: String
Value: ANY
7. Click [+Add Action] box
8. Set the below options in "Select and Define Action" and click [Save] button
Action Type: Post to Chatter
Action Name: ANY
Post to: Chatter Group
Group: All Org
Message: ANY
9. Click [Activate] button and [Confirm] button

Reproduce steps
1. Login to Salesforce
2. Open an account record
3. Try to update this record

Referencing Account.LastModifiedBy.Profile.Name is not working in this moment.
Please create a custom formula field and reference it instead of directly referencing in Process builder.
Or, Please use Account.LastModifiedBy.ProfileID in criteria of Process builder.

Is it Fixed?

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