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Adding a flow in PowerApp

I have created a simple flow PowerApps -> Send Email:

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However, I can not find a way to activate it within PowerApps. I am following this Guided elarning tutorial:

https://powerapps.microsoft.com/en-us/guided-learning/learning-case-app-add-source/ 

And they have it in ribbon under actions, however in my screen it is not there.

PowerApps from video:

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My PowerApps:

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How would you manually write the function to activate your flow? Thanks!

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Community Support Team
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Re: Adding a flow in PowerApp

Hi MartynasJurkus,

 

What’s your PowerApps version?

 

I am using PowerApps version 2.0.630. On PowerApps studio for Windows, the button for “Flows” under Action can be used as expected.

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While on PowerApps studio for Web, there is no button for “Flows” under Action.

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So I guess that you are using Web studio, And currently, we are also not able to enter a function manually to active flow. If you have a desktop studio, please try to add flow in your app on desktop studio.

 

About adding flow in an app on Web studio and manually entering a function to active flow, I haven’t seen a related idea on PowerApps Ideas Forum, please consider to submit a new one at here, I will also collect and report it on my side.
https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/PowerApps-Ideas/idb-p/PowerAppsIdeas

 


Best regards,
Mabel Mao

Community Support Team _ Mabel Mao
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Anonymous
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Re: Adding a flow in PowerApp

@v-yamao-msft

Thanks Mabel for letting me know. Unfortunately, at my organization we are using Win 7 and PowerApps is not supported on this OS, I can only use the web studio. I guess that means I have no way of adding a flow to my App.
I’ll go ahead and write it in Idea forum.

Anonymous
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Re: Adding a flow in PowerApp

@Anonymous, I was having the same issue with my organization. We only used Windows 7. I would highly recommend you set up,  if possible, a Virtual Machine for windows 10. I use Remote Desktop Connection, and even though it's a very laggy client, it allows me to use Flow (I recently set up an automatic email feature.) 

 

Note, I still use Web client for the majority of development.

 

Good luck

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