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Microsoft Power Apps Cookbook

By : Eickhel Mendoza
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Microsoft Power Apps Cookbook

By: Eickhel Mendoza

Overview of this book

Microsoft Power Apps Cookbook is a complete resource filled with meticulously crafted recipes to help you build customized business apps that meet ever-changing enterprise demands. You will learn how to design modern apps with the low-code approach in a rapid application development environment by achieving enterprise-wide business agility.
Table of Contents (13 chapters)

Creating a modular solution with Power Automate

Power Automate is an excellent tool for automating repetitive tasks to solve business needs with a great set of features. There are some occasions where you might have built a great solution to a process using a flow that takes care of several tasks with just one click.

To set an example, let's imagine you have an instant cloud flow used by the marketing department that takes care of these activities using an email address as input:

  • Sends a pre-built email to that address
  • Saves a logging record to a table in Dataverse
  • Sends a notification to the marketing team in Microsoft Teams, letting them know that an email activity has completed

What would happen if another process in your company that takes care of other activities also needs the activities already created in your flow? One solution would be to recreate the same actions in the new flow, but what about maintenance? If, later on, you need to change something...