The goal of this course is to provide you with the knowledge to create and work with Power Automate to automate and manage business processes. The course will emphasise hands-on experience, with a series of demonstrations and exercises integrated into the training.
This course requires delegates to meet the following prerequisites:
A basic understanding of Windows 10 or later versions
Experience using a web browser
A general knowledge of using Office 365
Some basic knowledge of programming and HTML is useful but not essential
Please Note: If you attend a course and do not meet the prerequisites you may be asked to leave.
Delegates will learn how to
- This course will help you meet the following objectives:
- Understand what Power Automate cloud flows are and how they work
- Build Power Automate cloud flows from templates or using Artificial Intelligence.
- Build Power Automate cloud flows from scratch (blank).
- Understand how to work with many features Power Automate offers
- Learn how to manage your Power Automate flows
Module 1 – An introduction to Power Automate
- What is Power Automate?
- Accessing Power Automate
- Power Automate architecture
Module 2 – Create Power Automate flows from templates and using Artificial Intelligence
- Find and use a template
- Configuring the flow
- Running the flow
- Creating a Power Automate by using Artificial Intelligence
- Formatting output using HTML
Module 3 – Creating flows from blank
- Data connections
- The Compose actions
- Action names, notes and comments
- Date formatting
- Using Instant triggers
- Sharing flows
Module 4 – Flow controls
- Apply to Each
Module 5 – Approvals
- The approvals data connector
- Responding to approvals
- Approval dynamic content
- Formatting approvals with Markdown
Module 6 – Advanced flow techniques
- Working with variables
- Do Until
- Moving actions
- Copy and pasting actions
- Inserting actions into a flow
- Parallel branches
- The Terminate action
- Longer hands-on exercises to reinforce learning
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