SharePoint Designer workflow to Power Automate (Flow): What you need to know!

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Abstract:

In this session, you will learn about the evolution of workflow from SharePoint Designer workflow to Power Automate (Flow). This isn’t a lift and shift migration. You need to rethink your custom workflow approach for SharePoint and Office 365.

We will compare creating custom workflows using SharePoint Designer and Power Automate (Flow), including a detailed breakdown of the features supported in each.

Topics include:
Connectors, data sources, and gateways
Events vs triggers
SharePoint Designer actions vs Flow actions
Conditions for Flow
Workflow history
Flow connections and ownership
Licensing

This session is designed to showcase how custom workflows can provide a no code/low code solution, that helps increase efficiency in the workplace, provide transparency, and promote productivity.

Speaker: William Huneycutt

Speaker Bio:

William (Andy) Huneycutt is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) and Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) specializing in Office 365 and SharePoint. He has worked as a training instructor, courseware developer, and consultant for ASPE Training since 2011. As a courseware developer for ASPE, he develops custom training and coaching solutions for Office 365 and SharePoint. His primary focuses are Business Process Automation, SharePoint for Business Analysts, and Workflows for SharePoint. Business Process Automation is centered on out-of-the-box solutions for content services, form services, business automation processes through workflows, and no code solutions. Andy currently serves on the advisory board for the SharePoint Institute, an organization dedicated to the advancement of professionals through real-world SharePoint certification. He also serves on the leadership committee of the Charlotte Area SharePoint User Group and SharePoint Saturday for Charlotte, NC.