Update a cell

Update a cell in Excel using Flow

When you try to update a cell in Excel using Microsoft Flow you could use the Update a row action. In the past I've used MS Graph to do things with Excel spreadsheets with Flow. Update a row in Excel When you use the update a row action, like with all other actions in this … Continue reading Update a cell in Excel using Flow

Flow Timeout

Calling long running flows in PowerApps.

How often do you need to do something complicated in PowerApps and you use Flow to do this for you? When this something takes longer than a minute you might run into issues. These Long running flows called from PowerApps will time out after one minute. The Power Platform can handle long running flows, however … Continue reading Calling long running flows in PowerApps.

Apostrophe

Handling apostrophes in Microsoft Flow

Almost all data in Microsoft Flow is handled using json. Just like with Xml in the past, it is important to understand the limitations of json. An example of json usage in Flow is shown below. In the above example shows: An array An item in an array An attribute value Dynamics content used within … Continue reading Handling apostrophes in Microsoft Flow

No Flow Button

No Flow with PowerApps solutions

When you create a solution with an PowerApps app and you want to connect your App with a Flow you might run into a small problem when you try to add a Flow to your Canvas based PowerApp. It is nice when the products that are part of the Power Platform work nicely together. In … Continue reading No Flow with PowerApps solutions

PowerApps PowerPlatform for Admin

Manage your Power Platform with the PowerPlatform for Admins connector in PowerApps

After yesterday's post about the PowerPlatform for Admins connector, today it is time for the same connector in PowerApps. Within your Canvas app, create a Gallery and then search for Power and the Power Platform for Admins connector will appear.   Then you can set the Items to collect the environments using functions like the … Continue reading Manage your Power Platform with the PowerPlatform for Admins connector in PowerApps

PowerPlatform for Admins

Manage your Power Platform with the PowerPlatform for Admins connector in Flow

Have you come across the PowerPlatform for Admins connector yet? This connector can be used to manage your PowerPlatform. Be very careful, when you try this connector as the delete actions options work very well! In this post I will have a look at the actions available within this connector. The actions can be categorised … Continue reading Manage your Power Platform with the PowerPlatform for Admins connector in Flow

The Power to automate with the Power Platform

Automate business processes with the Power Platform

The Power Platform, with Flow, PowerApps and Power BI, is Microsoft's low-code development platform almost all your business processes. I've seen hardly any process that I couldn't implement with the Power Platform. What do you do when you want to automate your business processes? How do you get started with the Power Platform? In this … Continue reading Automate business processes with the Power Platform