I’ve had this question come up quite often from people using Microsoft Teams to build Power Platform solutions- whether it’s Power Apps, Power Virtual Agents, Power Automate flows or Teams Dataverse tables. As with solutions built in a full Dataverse environment (i.e. outside of Teams) you can save and export a .zip file of your Teams-based creations. This can be done either via the Power Apps Teams app or the Power Automate website.

Screenshot of Power Apps app in Microsoft Teams

From the Power Apps Teams app

When you originally created your Power App, chatbot or Dataverse table, you would have selected a Team for it to live in. You can see all these creations by launching the Power Apps app.

Screenshot of launching Power Apps app in Teams

Go to the Build tab > select your Team > click See all.

Screenshot of going to the Build tab in Power Apps app

Simply select the components you want to export, then click Export >Export as solution.

Screenshot of selecting the components to export in Power Apps solution

HOWEVER, if you do have any Power Automate flows you need to export as part of the solution, you may notice that they do not appear in the list (at least at the time of writing this article). You have to select Cloud flows from the left side to view these. While you do have the option to export these flows, you wont be able to group them as part of the rest of the solution from here.

Screenshot of viewing Cloud flows from the Build tab

To ensure you also export your flows, click on Open in Power Apps.

Screenshot of Open in Power Apps button

While viewing the solution in Power Apps, all your components (including flows!) will appear when you select All.

Screenshot of clicking All in the Power Apps solution

To export everything in the solution, click on the Overview tab (icon indicated below), then Export.

Screenshot of exporting solution in Power Apps

Export as an unmanaged solution if you plan on still making changes to your components once you import your solution.

From Power Automate

From Power Automate https://make.powerautomate.com, you can see all of your Microsoft Teams environments and the components built within. This is only available in Power Automate, and you cannot view these from the Power Apps website. For example, in the screenshot below I am in Power Automate. If I click on Environments in the top right, I can see the environment called Office-Admin, which is the name of Team I’ve been building apps and bots in.

Screenshot of accessing Teams environments from Power Automate

Select your Team/Environment then go to Solutions. The components you’ve created in the Team will all contained in the Common Data Services Default Solution.

Screenshot of selecting the Common Data Services Default Solution in Power Automate

If you click into this solution, you can then proceed to export it. Alternatively, back in the Solutions area of Power Automate, you could create a new solution and add in the specific components you’d like to be included.

Screenshot of exporting solution in Power Automate

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