Create Random Text Action In Desktop Flow Using Microsoft Power Automate

Microsoft Power Automate, is a software by Microsoft for the automation of recurring tasks. It is part of the Microsoft Power Platform line of products together with products such as Power Apps and Power BI. For more Details click here.

Desktop flows are the existing robotic process automation (RPA) capabilities in Power Automate and enable to automate all repetitive desktop processes. For more details click here.

Create random text action generates a text of specified length consisting of random characters. This can be useful for generating passwords.

Reading this article, you can learn how to Create random text Action in Desktop flow using Microsoft Power Automate.

The following important tools are required for developing Microsoft Power Automate,

  1. Windows 10/11 (Recommended)
  2. Power Automate Desktop - Download the Power Automate installer

Now we can discuss step by step App development.

Step 1

Open Microsoft Power Automate -> New Flow

Next, give the Flow name as PADRanText, click the Create button,

After that, we are able to see the Desktop flow,

Step 2

For Testing Create random text action,

First, add the Create random text action, Enable the Parameters Use uppercase letters (A-Z) , Use lowercase letters (a-z), Use digits (0-9), Use symbols ( , . < > ? ! + - _ # $ ^ ) and set the Minimum length Parameter as 0, Maximum length Parameter as 10 and Variables produced parameter as RandomText and click Save,

For displaying result, add the Display message action and set the Message box Title Parameter as Display Random Text, Message to display Parameter as The Random Number is : %RandomNumber% Click Save Button

Now, save the PADRanText Desktop Flow,

Step 3

Now we can run your PADRanText Desktop Flow in Microsoft Power Automate,and the output of the PADRanText is,


Now you have successfully tested Create Random Text Action in Desktop flow - PADRanText in Microsoft Power Automate.