Author Archives: Roohi Shaikh

Option to change Data type to AutoNumber for existing Text fields now available with the new maker experience for Power Platform!

Back in the old days, we had to write custom plugins to auto-generate code values to automatically assign sequential numbers to records being created. To overcome this issue of having to generate unique values at all times through custom code and to support the auto generation of a codes based on a given seed and… Read More »

Microsoft Power Automate Flow Trigger Conditions & CDS Filter Expressions Explained!

Microsoft Power Automate Flows are the recommended path forward for extending business logic that traditionally was extended using Plugins and Workflows. For code execution trigger we were only offered message as an option and in case of the update message a step forward to choose the fields that need to be updated for the plugin… Read More »

File and Image type attributes now supported in Model Driven Power Apps with 2020 Release Wave 1

Until the introduction on these new data types, the only options for storing files had been the notes section. Enable notes for the entity and attach files in the notes section. Well there was Entity Image that has been available for some time now but that only allowed for one single image to be associated… Read More »