Get window Action(Power Automate Desktop)


Japanese version.

Make the window a variable for use in other actions.

How to use

From "Actions", "UI Automation", "Windows", Drag "Get window".

Set parameters.


Get window

Specifies the window to retrieve.

  • Specific window. Specifies an additional window to be specified.
  • Foreground window. Get the foremost window.

UI Element

Specify only if "Specific window" is selected.

Specifies the window to be variable.

The following pops up when you click on the input field.

If you have already registered a UI element, select the object,If not registered, click the "Add UI element" button.

Hover the mouse over the menu item you wish to select when the next window appears.

When you hover the mouse over it, it will be surrounded by a red frame.

Then hold down the Ctrl key and click.

The input field should appear as shown in the following figure (the text will vary depending on the UI element you have selected).

Bring window to Front

Specify only when "Specific window" is selected.

If ON, the variable window is moved to the forefront.

Fail window isn't found

Specify only if "Specific window" is selected.

If ON, an error occurs without waiting.

If OFF, it waits for a specified number of seconds.


Specify only if "Fail window isn't found" is OFF.

Specifies the number of seconds to wait before an error occurs.

Variables produced


The title of the variable window is stored.

It is generated only when "Foreground window" is selected in the "Get window" acquisition.


The variable window.

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