Create a flow that performs the same task or tasks, such as sending a report in email, every day, hour, or minute. As an alternative, create a flow that waits a certain number of minutes or until a certain date before performing a task or tasks.

Prerequisites

Create a recurring flow

  1. In flow.microsoft.com, select My flows in the top navigation bar.

    Create a flow from blank

  2. Select Create from blank.

    Create a flow from blank

  3. Select Recurrence in the box that says How would you like to start?

    Every day

  4. In the Recurrence dialog box, specify how often you want the flow to run.

    For example, specify Day under Frequency and 2 under Interval if you want the flow to run every two days.

    Recurrence dialog box

  5. Add the action or actions that you want the flow to take, as Create a flow from scratch describes.

Delay a flow

  1. In flow.microsoft.com, select My flows in the top navigation bar.

    Create a flow from blank

  2. Select Create from blank.

    Create a flow from blank

  3. Specify an event as Create a flow from scratch describes.

  4. Select the plus icon, and then select Add an action.

    Option to add an action to a flow

  5. In the list of actions, do either of the following:

    • Select Delay, and then specify a number of minutes,
    • Select Delay until, and then specify a date.

    Option to add an action to a flow