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Interpolated strings with Power Fx in Power Automate Desktop

๐Ÿ“ข๐—ฃ๐—ผ๐˜„๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐—™๐˜… ๐—ถ๐—ป ๐—ฃ๐—ผ๐˜„๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐—”๐˜‚๐˜๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ฒ ๐——๐—ฒ๐˜€๐—ธ๐˜๐—ผ๐—ฝ now supports ๐—ถ๐—ป๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ฝ๐—ผ๐—น๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฑ ๐˜€๐˜๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด๐˜€

๐—ช๐—ต๐—ฎ๐˜ ๐—ถ๐˜€ ๐—ฆ๐˜๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—œ๐—ป๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ฝ๐—ผ๐—น๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป?
It is a powerful feature which allows you to inject variables, expressions directly into a standard string. It makes creating and formatting strings easier and more readable.
Used in programming languages. Also available in Power Apps and now in Power Automate Desktop.

๐—˜๐˜…๐—ฎ๐—บ๐—ฝ๐—น๐—ฒ:
๐Ÿ”ท Power Fx in PAD โ€“ ๐—ช๐—ถ๐˜๐—ต๐—ผ๐˜‚๐˜ String Interpolation
="Welcome, " & vFirstName & " " & vLastName & ", " & "this is a nice update in PAD Version 2.41"

๐Ÿ”ท Power Fx in PAD โ€“ ๐—ช๐—ถ๐˜๐—ต String Interpolation
=$"Welcome, {vFirstName} {vLastName}, this is a nice update in PAD Version 2.41"


โ—Key points to note and benefits:
๐Ÿ”นString interpolation strings begin with a $
๐Ÿ”นUse curly braces {} to evaluate and embed the variable or expression
๐Ÿ”นBoth, normal text or interpolated strings can be used anywhere within that line of text
๐Ÿ”นNo need of any โ€˜&โ€™ operator, thus easy to read as well as write formatted strings.
๐Ÿ”นThis is applicable only for Power Fx enabled desktop flows (in preview). The "=" sign in the beginning is the Power Fx notation.

Below screenshot shows an output in ๐—ฃ๐—”๐—— using Power Fx โ€“ ๐—ช๐—ถ๐˜๐—ต String Interpolation

Check out my post for a sample on how Power Fx in PAD can be used.
https://lnkd.in/dd4cMTcH

 

This feature is released in the February update Version 2.41

https://lnkd.in/dcFCtD5N

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