Use WinAutomation to interact with windows and applications

App Maker
Functional Consultant
Microsoft Power Platform
Power Automate


WinAutomation training content is retiring May 1, 2023.

WinAutomation and ProcessRobot are no longer supported.

See Power Automate for desktop training and Migrate your flows to Power Automate for desktop for more information.

UI elements are identified through controls, which can be captured and used in UI/Windows-related actions.

Learning objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Learn about the concept of UI elements and controls.
  • Discover the window and element-handling capabilities of WinAutomation.


  • Basic familiarity with the WinAutomation Process Designer