In my previous post First steps to start using WinAutomation with UI flows I have guided you through installation and troubleshooting of WinAutomation. However, since this tool became a part of the Microsoft’s RPA landscape, the important question is: how to integrate it with UI flows and existing Power Automate processes? Let me show you my approach.
Ever been there? You know what question you want to ask to a chatbot, but it is not trained to understand it, so instead telling you, it doesn’t know the answer, it’s just constantly asking you to rephrase the question?
Have you seen that huge warning, when trying to add a newly created Power Automate flow as a child flow, saying: “The workflow with id '<ID>', name <NAME> cannot be used as a child workflow because child workflows only support embedded connections.“? Looks scary! What does it mean? How to fix it? Let me show you!
I was recently taking part in a Regarding365 hackathon where our goal was to build solutions for companies struggling with communications during the time of COVID-19 pandemic. Sometime after a friend of mine asked me a question about building the same solution I did during that hackathon. The solution was – QnA chatbot using QnA maker as a database. How to do it? Read on!
This functionality was first released in July 2019. It has a huge potential – it allows you to create Adaptive Card and then put inside placeholders, that will be replaced as the card is being generated with the actual data. Thanks to it you don’t need to hardcode any values inside a card, you make more dynamic content. And save time.
It’s been quite a long time since I last wrote anything around Nintex platform. Recently however I was involved in my first real project around Nintex RPA (formerly known as Foxtrot, RPA tool in Nintex suite, read its review here). One of the challenges I faced was how to get data out of a repeating section…
One of the very powerful features of Power Virtual Agent is the functionality called “Entities”. It’s main purpose is to let bot ask question to user, then let user answer to the question in natural language, using full sentence and finally to extract from that response key points, that will let the bot to move on in the conversation.
This post is not as the others. It’s not going to be technical. It’s not going to be about specific products or functionalities. It is going to be about me and my journey to where I am today, as a Microsoft MVP.