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dude95
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Desktop Gateway Setup - Personal PC on Corporate Power Automate Account

As title suggests - I am working at home on a personal desktop Windows 10 Home machine. I need to use Power Automate based on my corporate account. The gateway seems to be working, based off of the gateway status screen.

 

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I think (I don't know) the failure is at authentication in the online flow to through the gateway to the desktop.  My desktop is in my home and the account I have as the master account to the PC is my personal live account (that's hotmail under a different name).

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I've built a flow in power automate and a flow in the desktop.  From Power Automate, I can see the flow name (called it Test) on the desktop.  However - getting an error on that step.

 

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I need to run the flow on the corporate account.  I'm interacting with Sharepoint and Power BI.  I'm not sure I have the right credentials???  I would think it would need my t**@live.com account and password - but that doesn't seem to work?  I don't know a domain\username for this computer?  Am I totally going up the wrong tree?

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fraenK
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 Important

You must use the same work or school account to set up the gateway, to sign into Power Automate, and to log into your Windows device.

Trigger a Power Automate Desktop flow from another flow - Power Automate | Microsoft Docs

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