Use “shared mailbox” in Power Automate to send emails.

Often I get this question if a "shared mailbox" can be used in Power Automate to send emails and below concurs: What are the advantages and disadvantages?Do we need a Microsoft 365 license? Is it secure to use a shared mailbox? Do we need an account and password in the Power Automate flow? In this…

Behaviour of a Power Automate Flow after “Import” with “recurrence” – trigger

I get following question very often "what's the behaviour of a flow that has been imported as a new flow or have been updated, with a recurrence - trigger". A scheduled cloud flow, with trigger "Recurrence", more information. Listed up some test scenarios and created a very simple flow "Hello World", that is sending an…

Tip: Create app in TEAMS

Building a canvas app in teams (earlier code name project Oakdale) gives you the possibility to create a canvas app in Teams for Teams. More information here A lot of citizen developers, taken their first steps in developing apps in Teams and they are using also know tools, like SharePoint. But indeed, there is a…

Azure Blueprints – Create custom connector for Power Automate

Within Azure, we have a free service called Azure Blueprints. Azure Blueprints helps us in simplify largescale Azure deployments by packaging key environment artifacts, such as Azure Resource Manager templates, role-based access controls, and policies, in a single blueprint definition. Easily apply the blueprint to new subscriptions and environments, and fine-tune control and management through…

Enable formula bar result view

I want to talk about this experimental feature, that enables you to understand the result of your formula or/and have the possibility to debug a formula. Sharing my experience with this feature and let you see where it help me to define my formulas and debugging. Where to enable the feature? Open a power app…

Get your custom logs from a Power App into Azure Log Analytics

Azure Log Analytics is a service that can collect logs from any resource, within Azure. Having the possibility to send custom logs, leads us seamlessly to the next point. Sometimes there's that need to check what's happening during a process, logging to a text file or keeping historical logs in a SQL database is mostly…

Trigger a Power Automate Flow from PowerShell script

Lately I was wondering how I can connect from a PowerShell script to a MS flow? Is this possible and how I can transfer variable(s) information from the script towards the Flow and use these values. In the simple blog example I will transfer variable values towards a MS Flow. What is needed? TypeNameInfoLicensingPowerShell Invoke-WebRequest…

Timesheet check for Project Service Automation (PSA – Microsoft Dynamics 365)

Losing a lot of time by checking everyone's timesheet if the work week has been completely registered in the PSA timesheet portal. In Belgium, most of the employees have 40 hours working week. In this MS Flow, a check will be performed every Friday evening around 8 PM.  Set time schedule Defining some variables that…

Environments and Data Protection – How-to!

Intro Power Platform of Microsoft (Power Apps, Microsoft Flow and Power BI) are tools that will help you, with your digital transformation 4.0. Microsoft Power Platform In the coming years, we will look at digital transformation 4.0 to optimize are business processes, production environments, healthcare, ... Currently I hear a lot of customers that are…

Buttons, Excel, Approvals and notifications

Intro Buttons, Excel, Approvals and notification in Power Automate. Tracking a starting and end point into Excel, by triggering a button. This is a flow that I will talk about today! The solution will have two Flow's that could be triggered by a button. The values will be added to an excel file that is…