Power Automate Example

6 Microsoft Power Automate examples

Maximilian Schneider

Microsoft Power Automate is an automation tool that enables users to automate recurring tasks and make their work more efficient.

To get you started in the best possible way, we have collected simple examples of Microsoft's automation solution with Power Automate in this post, which you can create yourself.

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However, Power Automate cannot read the content of documents. In order to be able to process documents, the integration of Konfuzio is recommended. You will find a separate use case for the Intelligent parsing of relevant information from emails or Attach.

Power Automate Example

We have collected some use cases for the use of Power Automate for you and linked the relevant tutorials on the YouTube platform. Simply choose the best implementation option for you.

Automatic creation of tasks

Power Automate can be configured to automatically create a new task in Microsoft ToDo when an email is marked as "important" in your inbox.

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Automatically save email attachments to OneDrive

If you frequently receive emails with attachments, select the Power Automate setup so that it automatically saves attachments to a specific folder in OneDrive.

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The Power Automate use case shown in the video describes a workflow that waits for incoming emails and then processes the email attachment. Optionally, Konfuzio can be used to automatically read these attachments and extract relevant content, for example the invoice number contained therein with AI to find.

Konfuzio is helpful here as it is a powerful and user-friendly AI platform for intelligent document processing. Konfuzio makes it possible to automatically extract, classify and analyze text data to gain valuable insights. By integrating Konfuzio into the Power Automate workflow, email attachments can be processed quickly and effectively by Konfuzio automatically extracting the required information and providing it in a JSON format for further use. This saves time and increases the accuracy of data processing.

Power Automate E-mail Parsing
Processing information in e-mails into structured data

Automatic sending of follow-up emails

If you need to send follow-up emails to customers or employees on a regular basis, you can set up Power Automate to automatically send an email to specific recipients when a certain condition is met, such as when a certain amount of time has passed since the last email.

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Automatic creation of entries in Excel

If you need to enter data into Excel spreadsheets on a regular basis, you can set up Power Automate to automatically insert new entries into an Excel spreadsheet when certain events occur, such as when an email is received from a specific sender.

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Automatically post social media updates

Power Automate can be configured to automatically post social media updates when certain events occur, such as when a new blog post is published.

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Automating responses with OpenAI ChatGBT and PowerAutomate

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These are just a few of the ways you can use the Power Automate tool. The possibilities are almost endless, and it's worth familiarizing yourself with the platform to see how it can help your business. If you have specific needs for the implementation of Power Automate Flows, we will be happy to support you.

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