Configure flow control in Power Automate Desktop

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Effective November 2020

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The ability to alter the order in which actions and functions are implemented is called flow control. Power Automate Desktop enables flow control through the flow control actions.

Learning objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Learn how the process flow works.
  • Learn how to use the flow control group of actions to direct and manipulate the flow.


  • Basic familiarity with Power Automate Desktop