Power Automate and Dynamics AX

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Hi,

 

Is it possible to use Power Automate/MS Flow to automate transactions in AX?

We are a small company that don't have resources for 'real' automation software (UI Path, BluePrism etc), but I would like to run reports or enter data in AX using some kind of automation.

Can MS Power Automate be used for this? What about usernames and passwords - does Power Automate need its own user to be able to access AX?

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Hi @AnneRdk 

 

There might be a couple of options in testing Business process flows (can interact with Dynamics 365 though I haven't as yet tested if AX is supported too), and if you wanted to have a dedicated computer set up, you could try UI flows which record your mouse and keyboard actions to replay.

 

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Whichever accounts interact with the systems you want to hook up to, need to have the appropriate account permissions.

 

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-automate/business-process-flows-overview

 

Hope something in that helps with ideas?

 

Cheers

Damien