cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Reply
Newguy2021
Frequent Visitor

Pasting Data into UI element

Hi All,

 

I'm new to Power Automate and loving the robust features it already making life easier. I'm trying to build a flow on desktop at the moment I've made it so it can copy the data from the excel file I need to grab data from I need it to paste into a UI element (webpage doesn't accept emulated typing) what action do I need to use for this?

 

Any help is appreciated thank you 🙂

4 REPLIES 4
johnaustin
Frequent Visitor

you should be able to read from excel into a variable and then add the variable into the UI Element 

see Excel - Power Automate | Microsoft Docs

and UI automation - Power Automate | Microsoft Docs

Thanks johnaustin for replying!

I've tried this but all it does error out:

Newguy2021_0-1620985270536.png

that's why i thought copy pasting was the answer

 

johnaustin
Frequent Visitor

is the text field editable ?  

Yes i can type in normally but it doesn't work with power automate i'm using edge and have tried with chrome also

Helpful resources

Announcements
Process Advisor

Introducing Process Advisor

Check out the new Process Advisor community forum board!

MPA User Group

Welcome to the User Group Public Preview

Check out new user group experience and if you are a leader please create your group

MBAS on Demand

Microsoft Business Applications Summit sessions

On-demand access to all the great content presented by the product teams and community members! #MSBizAppsSummit #CommunityRocks

MBAS Attendee Badge

Claim Your Badge & Digital Swag!

Check out how to claim yours today!

Users online (36,033)