Category Archives: Canvas Apps

Behavior Properties in Canvas Power App

Canvas App is no code/low code business app with which you can design the app by dragging and dropping elements onto a canvas. Canvas app is used to build mobile apps with various functionalities. Recently, we had a client requirement and to fulfill this requirement we needed to create multiple screens where some of the… Read More »

Using Enhanced Delegation for CDS in Canvas App

Introduction Canvas App is used to perform all kinds of functionalities on the mobile app. In some apps we need to perform various operations. For example, we can search a particular word using a specific letter and finding the count of records as a result. To achieve this, we use functions in the Canvas App.… Read More »

Push Notifications for Dynamics 365 Apps and Canvas Apps Power Apps

Gone are the days when notifications were received through emails, given that it is now a mobile first age, push notifications seem to be quickest mode to transmit information for immediate attention. Using Power Automate, we already had the Notifications connector, that allowed for sending a mobile notification. Then, Microsoft had brought about a Power… Read More »

How to Build Responsive Canvas Apps

Introduction Recently Microsoft has released the preview of the new horizontal and vertical container in the Canvas apps layout. While building the apps it is essential that apps are uniform and responsive within any type of device or different screen sizes for an optimized user experience. These layout containers improve the creation of responsive apps… Read More »

Use Relevance Search API in Power Automate & Canvas App – Part 2

Introduction In the previous blog, we obtained the response from the Relevance Search API request through Power Automate Flow. In this blog, we will use that response in the Canvas app. We will see how we can leverage the potential of Relevance search in the Canvas app. If you are not familiar with how to… Read More »

Use Relevance Search API in Power Automate & Canvas App – Part 1

Introduction Relevance Search has been there for a while in our Dynamics 365 CRM that provides access to exciting new search capabilities in the environment. However, before you use this feature, an administrator must enable relevance search in target environment. Using relevance search we can search across multiple tables/entities, sorted by relevance. Let us say… Read More »

How to Use DataSourceInfo in Canvas App

Introduction Recently, we had a requirement to create a mobile app to track leads. So, we decided to develop an app in Canvas App. Canvas App is no code/low code business app where you can design the app by dragging and dropping elements onto a canvas. We built a Lead tracking information app where the… Read More »

How to Debug an App using Canvas App Monitor

Introduction The PowerApps is an application development service to build custom and business applications. Using custom business apps, users can connect to data and work on the web and mobile. After the development of business applications, some users want to identify where they are getting the error from or want to just check the performance.… Read More »

Send Survey Invitation to Dynamics 365 CE Contacts using Customer Voice from Canvas App

Introduction Microsoft comes with an exciting release that helps its customers to improve and advance their business. In recent times, Microsoft Forms Pro is replaced with Dynamics 365 Customer Voice which easily captures customer thoughts and suggestions. The Dynamics 365 Customer Voice helps in collecting feedback from the customer and helps in applying suggestions to… Read More »