The simple trigger component is used as a first step in your flow to trigger integration flows.


This component should be the first step in your flow.

set as first step

Environment variables

Environment variables are not required for this component.


This component does not require credentials to work.


This component has the following trigger mechanisms.


This component has a Scheduling feature that allows the simple trigger to run according to a cron job. The cron job’s Cron Expression allows you to configure the exact time and frequency that you want this component to run.

You can access this feature on the flow’s page itself (after adding this component to the flow), through Graph Builder  Settings.

the cron setup


This component has no action functions.


Here is how generated sample looks. You also can edit it.

generated sample

Known limitations

There are no known limitations for this component.