Configure exception and error handling in Power Automate Desktop

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Power Automate


Effective November 2020

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Exception handling is a mechanism that allows Power Automate Desktop to handle and recover from unexpected circumstances and issues that might occur during a flow run.

Learning objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Configure the exception handling properties of individual actions.


  • Basic familiarity with the Power Automate Desktop Console and Process Designer.