Create a cloud flow in a solution

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 into Power Automate.

  2. Select Solutions from the navigation bar.

    Screen showing the left navigation bar with the Solutions option hightlighted.

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

  4. Select New > Automation > Cloud flow > Automated.

    Screen showing the different types of items that can be created with flow highlighted.


    If an automated cloud flow doesn't meet your requirements, you can create any other type of 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. Give your flow a name.

  7. Search for, new email in the Search all triggers box. An image that displays the name of the flow and the search box with a search term entered

  8. Select the When a new email arrives (V3) trigger.

  9. Select Create.

  10. Select New step.

  11. Search for Notification, and then select the Send me a mobile notification action.

    A screenshot that shows the new notification action selected

  12. Add the Subject dynamic token to the Text field of the Send me a mobile notification card.

  13. Select Save to save your flow.

    Your flow should appear like the following image.

    Screenshot showing the flow that's created.

  14. Select Solutions to see your flow in the solution.

    Screenshot that shows your flow inside the solution.

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