• Fill a PDF Form with Power Automate and Encodian

    Fill a PDF Form with Microsoft Power Automate

    To complement our Get PDF Form Data action, we have just released the Fill a PDF Form action. It provides the ability to set data within a PDF form using Microsoft Power automate. The Fill a PDF Form action supports both XFA and (Adobe) Acroforms, albeit the capabilities/support are enhanced or for (Adobe) Acroforms considering […]

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  • Troubleshooting Flows in Microsoft Power Automate

    Troubleshooting Flows in Microsoft Power Automate

    Power Automate is a very powerful tool for building no-code solutions. Still, no code certainly doesn’t mean there’s no complexity, and occasionally, errors arise, which can be challenging to troubleshoot, especially when working with documents and arrays! This short post is focused on some common issues but also details what information you should provide to […]

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  • Populate a Word or PDF Document using Power Automate

    Populate a Word or PDF Document using Power Automate

    UPDATE 17th October 2022 – For creating new documents we recommend using the Encodian ‘Populate Word Document‘ action as detailed within this post: Populate a Word or PDF Document using Power Automate V2 An everyday use case for Power Automate is to create new Word documents populating them with data upon creation. The Microsoft Word […]

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  • Create and Read Barcodes with Power Automate and Power Apps

    We’ve just released five new actions for the Encodian Power Automate connector. We now provide full support for reading and creating all types of 2D and 3D barcodes: Create QR Code Read QR Code – Image Read QR Code – Document Create Barcode Read Barcode – Image Read Barcode – Document This post provides high-level […]

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  • How to Parse JSON in Microsoft Power Automate

    Several Encodian actions return JSON data, and before that data can be consumed and used within Power Automate, it must be parsed. This post aims to provide precise guidance/detail on how this can be achieved. This article is relevant for the following Encodian actions, and the steps to parse the JSON payload can be applied […]

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  • Handling files provided in a Microsoft Forms response

    Handling files provided in a Microsoft Forms response

    Building upon our previous post regarding how to Convert Microsoft Forms Responses to Word or PDF Documents This week, we had an interesting question asking how to embed image files submitted in a Microsoft Forms response into either a Word or PDF Document created from HTML … hmmm. Whilst we quickly worked this through (and […]

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