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Getting Started Using Microsoft Flow

Hello Flow Fans!

Often times people ask for resources to aid them or their customers in learning how to use Microsoft Flow. Below is a set of links that have been curated to help Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced users as they take the Flow journey with us!

I hope you find this guide useful. Also, please let me know if you think anything is missing or should be added!

I am a beginner on Flow, Help me get started.

Introductory Video - What is Microsoft Flow

The Microsoft Flow Website - (Register + Sign in) - Flow Home Page 

Microsoft Flow Guided Learning - (Videos that teach you the basics) - Guided Learning Page

Flow Product Overview with Demos - 1 Hour Video

Ready-made Microsoft Flow Templates - Start with a Template

Build your first Flow - Follow this Guide

Register For & Use the Flow Community - Sign up here


I am Intermediate with Flow, Help me learn more.

Browse Ignite 2017 Videos - On-Demand Sessions

Learn more from How-to videos in the Flow Webinar and Video Gallery

Learn more from Jon L's YouTube Series - PNWAdventureGuy Videos

Learn how to architect higher quality Flows - Check out the Flow Cookbook

Learn to think through how to build intermediate Flows - Post from MVP Pieter Veenstra

Browse Documentation - Fill in the gaps of what you know

Troubleshoot Flow Errors - Follow this guide

Follow The Flow Blog - Blog Link | Flow Template for Blog Updates

Connector Docs - Learn about connectors

Learn to create an on-boarding Flow - With PDF Signatures & O365 Account Creation

Getting Started with the Workflow definition language - Learn WDL

Getting started with expressions - How to use Flow Expressions


I am an Expert on Flow, Show me the most advanced learning.

Learn more with the MiddleWare Friday Series - The Middleware Friday Video Series

Learn to craft expressions - The Logic Apps Workflow definition library

Create a custom connector - Custom Connector Documentation

Embdding Flow in your website - Integrate Flow with your website

Advanced Flow Blogs - Flow of the week | Advanced Tutorials

Contribute Feedback on Features & Use - Flow Feedback

Use Flow to send photos and audio from PowerApps - Watch the video

Calling long processes from Flow | Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 |

Run on premises PowerShell from Flow - Read the blog from Serge Luca

Calling web services from Flow - Read the blog from Pieter Veenstra

Using Flow as a Proxy - To display PDF's inside PowerApps


I am an Admin, Show me how to govern my environments

Introduction to the Admin Center - Learn how to govern Flow in your tenant

Using Environments - Understand how to use Environments 

Learn to administer DLP - Understand how to prevent data loss

Data Groups - Learn how to use data groups

New Connectors in your Environment - Get notified when new connectors enter your environment

Flow Audit Log - Flow events now in the O365 Security & Compliance Center

Accessing Flow audits from O365 - Follow the guide


I use SharePoint, show me how to use Flow and SharePoint together

SharePoint Triggers - Read the blog

SharePoint Actions - Read the blog

Manipulating Files in SharePoint - Read the blog

Migrate from SPWFD (SharePoint Workflow Designer) to Flow - Read the blog


Show me how other customers are using Microsoft Flow

Ignite 2017 Session - VNSHS Customer Story

Ignite 2017 Session - Linde Oil & Gas Company

Ignite 2017 Session - Metro Bank 

Ignite 2017 Session - Bizzy Bot

Customer Story - Sulava helps its mobile workforce get organized with Flow

Customer Story - North State Grocer Saves big money by using Microsoft Flow

Community Contributions - How the Community is using Flow


Connect with Flow experts on Social Media & Read their blogs

Melissa Hubbard - Blog | Twitter

John Liu - Blog | Twitter

Serge Luca - Blog | Twitter

Sandy Ussia - Blog | Twitter

Pieter Veenstra - Blog | Twitter

Paul Culmsee - Blog | Twitter

Fausto Capellan Jr - Blog | Twitter

The Flow Community - Community Blog | Flow Twitter

The Flow Community Twitter List - created by the Bizzy bot team


And there it is! A pretty big list of good learning materials and how-to guides!


Did we miss anything? Are you a Flow expert and want to be included in the list? Let us know what to add by leaving a comment below, posting in the community, or hitting us up on Twitter!


P.S - Want to never miss another Microsoft Flow Blog Post - Use This Flow Template


P.S.S - Want to see a list of resources like this for PowerApps? Visit

- Gabriel
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