Create a flow in a solution


Microsoft Flow is now Power Automate. For more information, see this blog.

This content will be updated to reflect the branding change in the coming days.

Flows you create in a solution are known as solution-aware flows. Follow these steps to create a solution-aware flow.


You need to have at least one solution before you can create a solution-aware flow.

Create the flow

  1. Sign in to Power Automate.

  2. Select Solutions from the navigation bar.

  3. Select the solution in which you'll create your flow.

  4. Select + New, and then select Flow.

    Power Automate opens.

  5. Use the available connectors and triggers to build your flow.

    In this example, we'll build a simple flow that sends a notification when an email arrives in your inbox.

  6. Search for and then select Office 365 Outlook.

  7. Select the When a new email arrives trigger.

  8. Select + New step.

  9. Select the Send me a mobile notification action.

  10. Add the Subject dynamic token to the Text field of the Send me a mobile notification box.

  11. Give your flow a name and then save the flow.

    Your flow should appear like this:

  12. Select Solutions to see your flow in the solution:

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