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check a checkbox everytime i run a power automate flow

hi i would like to know if is possibile to make a thing like this:

Create a Power automate flow that if this flow start it automatically check a checkbox in a canvas app





for example i start my flow called "test1" and the checkbox called "checkbox1" set to True"


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Super User

Hi @Anonymous - The only way I can think is possible to achieve that is to have your checkbox connected to a backend datasource, say a SharePoint List and have your flow patch the value: 'true' into that field. Then in the app, connect your checkbox to that SharePoint field, so that your checkbox in the App mimics the true/false status in your data source.


Not sure exactly what your use case is, but hope this makes sense.

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Hi @Anonymous,

Do you want to check the Checkbox once the flow is on?


Actually, if you want to validate if the flow is on or off, you could use the following formula:


This will return true if the flow runs, otherwise return false. In a word, you could check the Checkbox based on the returned result.


Set the Default property of the Checkbox as below: 



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hi thanks for your info, but i need to make an association with the flow? 


because if i try to search it in my default box i didnt see it.

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