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Workflow Automation with Microsoft Power Automate

By : Aaron Guilmette
Book Image

Workflow Automation with Microsoft Power Automate

By: Aaron Guilmette

Overview of this book

Microsoft Power Automate is a workflow automation solution included in Microsoft 365. This book explores the core concepts of workflow automation, such as working with connectors, triggers, and actions, along with their practical implementation in automating business tasks and simplifying digital processes to boost enterprise productivity.
Table of Contents (22 chapters)
Section 1 - What is Power Automate?
Section 2 - Basic Flow Concepts
Section 3 - Intermediate Flow Concepts
Section 4 - Administering the Power Automate Environment


In this chapter, you learned about one of the most popular and useful flow capabilities available in Power Automate the approval flow. Approval flows frequently utilize the CDS to store state information. Approval flows can be used for simple tasks such as vacation requests or expense forms, and can also be integrated into more complex tasks such as document publishing and content automation. Finally, you learned how to create an approval flow, trigger the approval, and respond to it as an approver.

In the next chapter, we'll begin using Power Automate to interact with Microsoft Forms.