This past weekend I was in Amsterdam and presented on the differences between classic workflows and flows in Power Automate. It was such a great event, and a subject dear to my heart.

I’m sharing my slides from the session if you would like to get an overview of my conclusions. Ask away if you have any questions!


Additional reading

If you feel like deep diving a bit, here are blog posts of mine that are related to the slides

I see lots of questions regarding the best way to connect to a dynamics environment with Power Automate and people who struggle to find functionality that should be offered but not sure where to look. It’s not clear as crystal that there are two available CDS Connectors in Power Automate and what differs the two.

15 December, 201920 February, 2020

Have you tried to deploy Solutions containing Flows? Do you always spend time on updating the connections in your target environment? You might not have to.

8 December, 201910 December, 2019

Have you tried to retrieve a list of records in Flow and had to go trough a many to many relationship condition? If you have I can relate to the frustration and complication that task brought. Earlier this week I found a solution – and it was easy, really easy. Let me show you what… Continue Reading →

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In a previous blog post I wrote about how to use FetchXML to List Records from CDS in Power Automate. But what if a column you defined in your FetchXML doesn’t show up in the Dynamic content because it is a column from a related record?

25 November, 201925 November, 2019

If you navigate to the classic workflow designer you’ve probably seen the recommendation to use Microsoft Flow for background workflows. Although we’re not completely there yet with parity between the two – Power Automate is the way forward.

13 November, 201912 November, 2019