What's new and planned for Power Automate 2019 release wave 2

This topic lists features that are planned to release from October 2019 through March 2020. Because this topic lists features that may not have released yet, delivery timelines may change and projected functionality may not be released (see Microsoft policy).

In the General availability column, the feature will be delivered within the month listed. The delivery date can be any day within that month. Released features show the full date, including the day of release.

This check mark (This feature is released. ) shows which features have been released for public preview or early access and for general availability.

More intelligent and powerful capabilities for Power Automate makers

The citizen developers of the Microsoft Power Platform now have richer capabilities when they are building out business processes inside of Power Automate.

Feature Enabled for Public preview Early access* General availability
Flows that use other solution components are generally available Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. Nov 2, 2019 - -
Deactivate actions in flows Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. Dec 18, 2019 - -
Power Automate and Adaptive Cards in Microsoft Teams Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. Jan 16, 2020 -
Share flows as templates Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically - - This feature is released. Oct 4, 2019
Export Visio diagrams to Power Automate is now generally available Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically - - This feature is released. Oct 11, 2019
Add intelligence to Power Automate with AI Builder Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. Jun 9, 2019 - This feature is released. Oct 11, 2019
Automated flows support change sets in Common Data Service Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically - - This feature is released. Oct 23, 2019
Better connect flows and Power Apps Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically - - This feature is released. Oct 23, 2019
Call Child Flows Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically - - This feature is released. Oct 23, 2019
Support gateways in all environments Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically - - This feature is released. Oct 23, 2019
Improved Power BI connector Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically - - This feature is released. Nov 4, 2019
Support for simplified number formatting Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically - - This feature is released. Jan 23, 2020
Simplified AI Builder experience in Power Automate Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically - - This feature is released. Feb 6, 2020

Rich tooling for administrators

Admin experiences are key to the adoption of any trusted platform.

Feature Enabled for Public preview Early access* General availability
New licensing options for Power Automate standalone paid plans End users by admins, makers, or analysts - - This feature is released. Oct 11, 2019
Power Automate used in SharePoint admin scenarios Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically - - This feature is released. Jan 23, 2020

UI automation for applications and websites

Automate repetitive tasks across services and applications using UI flows in Microsoft Power Automate

Feature Enabled for Public preview Early access* General availability
Automate web-based applications Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. Nov 4, 2019 - -
Automate Windows applications Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. Nov 4, 2019 - -
Simple, centralized, integrated management of UI flows Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. Nov 4, 2019 - -
Error handling for UI flows Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. Mar 2, 2020 - -
IME support for UI flows Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. Mar 2, 2020 -
UI flows run on AAD-joined machines Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. Mar 2, 2020 -
Unattended automation Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. Mar 2, 2020 - -

World-class business process capabilities

Power Automate provides world-class business process capabilities for its users that span endpoints and experiences.

Feature Enabled for Public preview Early access* General availability
Business process flow immersive experiences End users by admins, makers, or analysts - - This feature is released. Oct 23, 2019
Fluent experience for flows in Dynamics 365 and SharePoint available End users, automatically - This feature is released. Aug 5, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 25, 2019
Build business process flow stages with custom controls End users by admins, makers, or analysts - - This feature is released. Nov 16, 2019
Work with business process flows offline End users by admins, makers, or analysts - - This feature is released. Nov 16, 2019
Attachments for approval flows Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically - - This feature is released. Nov 22, 2019
Dynamics 365 applications build features on Power Automate End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Feb 3, 2020 - This feature is released. Feb 26, 2020

* Some features are available for you to opt-in as part of early access on August 2, 2019, including all mandatory changes that impact end users. Learn more about early access.

Description of Enabled for column values:

  • End users, automatically: These features include change(s) to the user experience for end users and are enabled automatically.

  • Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically: These features are meant to be used by administrators, makers, or business analysts and are enabled automatically.

  • End users by admins, makers, or analysts: These features must be enabled or configured by the administrators, makers, or business analysts to be available for their end users.

For a list of the countries or regions where Dynamics 365 business applications are available, see the International availability guide. For more information about geographic areas and data centers (regions), go to the Dynamics 365 and Power Platform availability page.