Category Archives: Microsoft Flow

Microsoft Power Automate Flow Trigger Conditions & CDS Filter Expressions Explained!

Microsoft Power Automate Flows are the recommended path forward for extending business logic that traditionally was extended using Plugins and Workflows. For code execution trigger we were only offered message as an option and in case of the update message a step forward to choose the fields that need to be updated for the plugin… Read More »

Power Automate Flows now available from within Business Process Flows

Business Process Flow helps business visualize their process flow on the Dynamics 365 CRM records and see the progress and the current status of the record along the process. Business processes often require automation of certain actions upon achieving certain stages of the process. With this in mind Microsoft included the ability to invoke. 1.… Read More »

Creating Activities using Power Automate Flows now possible!

Introduction Power Automate is the next big thing for Microsoft as it helps to perform automated actions and operations without requiring pro-dev capabilities. The power of the flow however, depends on how comprehensive the connectors are. Microsoft has been working to enhance its connectors for Dynamics 365 CRM. This journey started with the release of… Read More »

Interacting with Power Automate Flows from Power Apps – Canvas Apps

Introduction It is well-known that Power Automate is a low-code, no-code solution to automation with various triggers that it supports including Event driven, HTTP request, Timer/Scheduled and Manual flows. Manual/Button flows help in designing powerful Canvas Apps that can offload complex logic executions to flow while focusing on user experience of the app. In this… Read More »

How to Call an Action through Power Automate(MS Flow)

Introduction As Microsoft is providing us more flexibility with Power Automate (MS Flow), recently we found that now we can call the Action through Power Automate (MS Flow) directly. Previously we used to call an Action through HTTP request, but now we can directly call an Action through the Power Automate (flow) steps. Before that… Read More »

How to get Paging Cookie while retrieving data using Fetch XML Query in Microsoft Flow

Introduction Microsoft Flow is bringing new connectors day by day to ease the life of its users. With the new connector for Common Data Service, while performing the List Records action, now we have the provision to use Select Query, Fetch XML Query and Skip token, rest of the other things remaining the same. Today,… Read More »

Working of ‘Delay Until’ Microsoft Flow component with different Dynamics 365 CRM Date behaviour

Introduction Introduction of Microsoft Flow for Dynamics 365 CRM has extended the functionality of Dynamics 365 CRM thereby allowing it an easy way to interact with other systems or include features which required much more custom development. It is also considered as an advanced version of Workflow where we can achieve tasks which were difficult… Read More »

How to use Scope with Common Data Service in Microsoft Flow

Introduction As we know in Dynamics 365 CE, the record access level plays a very crucial role, because it helps users to limit the access to the records in the Organization. This access of records can be to whole Organization, Parent: Child Business Units, Business Unit and User level. In the same way we can… Read More »