I'm changing the Lead conversion process to instead of copying standard Email from Lead to standard Email in Contact. The desired process is to copy Email to a custom field under Contact called Primary Email(Primary_Email__c). In the screenshot below only shows how to map Custom Fields.

Lead Mapping

Is there a way to achieve this without a flow/trigger?

These are a few articles that I've read during my research:

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    The only way to do this is with a custom Flow or trigger. Feb 13, 2023 at 20:08

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Following David's Cheng suggestion I've created a Flow on Contact to be fired on its Creation. It copies the value from Email to Primary Email given that Email is filled out every time a Lead is converted.

Flow Overview Flow Overview

Record-Triggered Flow Record-Triggered Flow

UpdatePrimaryEmail action UpdatePrimaryEmail action

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