Web automation in Power Automate Desktop

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Effective November 2020

  • Common Data Service has been renamed to Microsoft Dataverse. Learn more.

  • Some terminology in Microsoft Dataverse has been updated. For example, entity is now table and field is now column. Learn more.

Modules will be updated soon to reflect the latest terminology.

Web applications are critical components of most organizations. Power Automate Desktop supports the automation of all major browsers through its web automation actions.

Learning objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Learn how to configure web automation actions.
  • Learn how to extract data from web pages.
  • Create a flow that extracts gainer stocks from the MSN website.


  • Basic familiarity with the Power Automate Desktop console and flow designer.
  • Basic familiarity with flow development and variables.
  • Basic familiarity with the UI elements pane.