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Getting Started with the Flow Community

Welcome to the Microsoft Flow Community. Here are some tips and tricks to help get you started!


Table of Contents

  • New User Registration
  • Navigating the User Dashboard
  • How to Ask Questions
  • How to Like and Comment on posts
  • Participate in Block Parties and Contests
  • Give feedback about the Community
  • Community Support and Help 

New User Registration

To register as a new user, click ‘Register’ at the top left of the page. To complete registration, enter a unique user name, password, and valid email address.



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Navigating the User Dashboard

Click ‘Profile’ in the dropdown menu under your username to access the user dashboard.


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To customize your profile, ‘My Settings’ in the dropdown menu. When you create your account, you can upload your own avatar and link to your social media profiles to give your profile your personal touch!


Tip: Your profile settings here are also for accounts on the PowerApps and Microsoft Stream communities. Any edits you make under ‘My Settings’ are consistent with your profiles on the PowerApps and Stream communities. Super convenient!


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How to Ask Questions

Here in the Flow Community, we LOVE questions. Don’t hesitate to ask anything!


Tip: Start with a search! If you’re thinking it, someone else probably is, too. It’s likely that your question has already been asked and answered!


Click the ‘Flow Forum’ tab under the Microsoft Flow Community Boards.


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Click ‘New Message’ to type your question.


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Fill out the subject and body sections of your message post. Select related message tags on the far right. Click ‘Post’ to publish your message to the Forum.


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How to Like or Comment on a Post

Select the post you want to engage with.


To Like a post, click the blue thumbs up box in the bottom right corner.


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To Comment, click ‘Reply’ in the bottom right or top left of the post box.


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Type your response in the reply body and click ‘Post’ to publish your comment.


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PRO TIP: Participate in Block Parties and Contests!

Want a chance to win prizes and community perks? Check out Community Block Parties and Contests!


Click any of the block party or contest categories to explore fun and rewarding ways to connect with the community!




Give Feedback about the Community

Have thoughts on how to can improve the Flow Community? Let us know!


Send your suggestions to the Community Feedback board in the Community Participation Center. We want your community experience to be the best yet!


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Community Support and Help

Have more community-related questions? We want to hear them! Reach out to any member our Community Team!


Our team is here to make your community experience fun and easy! Let us know how we can help.


New Member

Re: Getting Started with the Flow Community

i almost missed the way lol very informative.






New Member

Re: Getting Started with the Flow Community

i almost missed the way lol very informative.






New Member

Error in calendar invite flow

I have created a flow to send a calendar invite to the recipients, The flow works well, means the recipient received the invite and can respond to it, however when I check the flow report, it shows as an error (please refer pic attached).

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