Category Archives: Canvas Apps

Pro Tip – How to use UpdateIf() in Canvas App

Let us explore the use and functionalities of the UpdateIf() Function using some simple examples. Requirements Suppose, we have created a data table in our canvas app, where we have some records. We have created an option set field on the Account form with the name ‘Preference’ where we have different options i.e. Basic, Premium,… Read More »

How to use Autocomplete of Dataverse Search in Canvas App?

Recently, I was working on a requirement in the Canvas app regarding autocomplete. We wanted to display the auto-complete suggestion based on the account names as they were typed in. After fiddling around with the requirement, I stumbled upon the Dataverse Search. Microsoft recently came out with Dataverse Search API, which consists of various search… Read More »

‘With’ Function in Power Apps(Power Fx)

The Power Fx/Canvas Apps include a variety of functions for carrying out operations. In this blog, we’ll look at the “with” function in the Power Fx command/Canvas App. Using the With function, you may split up lengthy formulas into smaller ones, or “sub-formulas,” making them simpler to understand. Similarly, it is decreasing the number of data requests… Read More »

Relate and Unrelate functions in Canvas Apps

Introduction:- In this blog, we will learn how to use the relate() and unrelate() functions in the Canvas App. Hearing the word relate, you would have assumed that it was going to link to or relate to something. Bingo! With relate() function two records are linked with a one-to-many or many-to-many relationship in Microsoft Dataverse.… Read More »