Fields couldn't be loaded for this document error in a document processing model

This article provides a solution to an error that occurs when fields couldn't be loaded for a document in a document processing model.

Applies to:   Power Automate, Power Apps


You receive the following error message while you're creating a model:

Fields could not be loaded for this document

Cause 1

This might be a temporary error, like poor internet connectivity.

Resolution for cause 1

You can try again by selecting Retry.

Cause 2

The document you're trying to select fields from is too large.

Resolution for cause 2

If it’s a PDF with multiple pages, split the PDF documents with only the pages you need the model to recognize and upload the reduced document that has been split instead. If it’s an image, reduce its dimensions and upload it to your model to replace the previous image uploaded.


For more information, see Requirements and limitations for a document processing model.