Microsoft Power Virtual Agents on Azure

Enable any developer to build bots – from simple to complex

Bot development on your terms

Create virtual agents using a guided graphical interface with no code, and for advanced scenarios, extend using Microsoft Power Automate and Azure Bot Service.

Simple graphical interface enabling developers of all levels to build chatbots

Out-of-the-box integration with Power Automate for access to hundreds of prebuilt connectors

Extensibility to Azure Bot Service for building out advanced and customised scenarios

Easy-to-read dashboard with AI-driven insights to monitor chatbot performance

Enable any developer to build bots

With Power Virtual Agents, citizen developers who prefer a no-code experience can get started with Power Virtual Agents. Developers who prefer an inline coding experience can start with Bot Framework SDK and tools.

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Keep it simple or extend your bot

Whether you start with Power Virtual Agents or Azure Bot Service, you can extend your bot with open source Bot Framework SDK and collaborate with business users to bring their ideas to life.

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Configure and deploy to multiple channels

Embed your chatbot wherever the organisation engages with customers, such as on websites, mobile apps and dozens of other channels supported by Azure Bot Service.

Frequently asked questions about Power Virtual Agents with Azure Bot Service

  • Yes. Sign up.
  • Organisations with an existing Bot Framework bot can follow these steps to convert the existing bot into a Bot Framework skill that Power Virtual Agents can call.
  • First, configure the skill for use in Power Virtual Agents. Then add it to your bot.
  • Trial Common Data Service (CDS) environments expire after 30 days. When a CDS environment expires, all chatbots in the environment and the data used to create the chatbot are deleted.

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