Category Archives: Microsoft PowerApps

Additional Capabilities in Timeline View within Microsoft Dynamics 365 CRM

A few interesting features have been added to the Timeline view in the 2023 release wave 1 plan. These include Display Layout, Copy to Clipboard command, and inline images and files in the notes. Let’s explore! Display Layout You can choose the timeline layout as required from two options, i.e., roomy or cozy. When you… Read More »

‘Maker Welcome Content’ Option in Power Platform Admin Center

In the previous blog, we covered how to enable managed environments to get more visibility and control. We also discussed areas that help you scale as a better environment administrator. Likewise, in this blog, we will see the new features introduced in the Power Platform Admin Center called Maker Welcome Content. So let’s get started!… Read More »

Automatically sending Power Apps cards to Microsoft Teams channels using Power Automate Flow

Microsoft has added a new feature called Cards in the Wave 2 release.  Cards are simplified forms that are connected to Dataverse which can be sent to CRM users to capture the required details. In the previous blog, we explained how to create cards using Power Apps. In this blog, we have explained how to… Read More »

Microsoft Power Platform: An Overview of the 2023 Release Wave 1 Plan

Microsoft Power Platform has unveiled its 2023 release wave 1 plan, offering a new era of digital transformation for businesses. The release will bring hundreds of new features to the Power Platform applications, enabling individuals, teams, and organizations to foster a data culture and provide solutions for low and no-code development, advanced governance capabilities, and… Read More »

Maximize Efficiency and Save Time: The Benefits of AI in Power Automate Flow

AI (Artificial intelligence) has become an essential aspect of modern businesses, as it enhances productivity, and efficiency and simplifies work. Power Automate is a powerful tool that allows businesses to automate repetitive tasks, thereby saving time and reducing errors. Recently, I have been working on Power Automate Flow, creating large and complex flows that require… Read More »

Leveraging Power Platform and Outsourced Development for Innovation and Efficiency: A Guide for CTOs

As companies increasingly look for ways to digitize and automate their business processes, Power Platform is becoming a top choice to quickly develop and deploy custom applications. Power Platform is a low-code development platform that allows users to build custom applications with little to no coding. These platforms provide a great opportunity for leaders like… Read More »

Get Entity Colors in PowerApps Component Framework

Introduction PowerApps Component Framework has numerous methods that are useful to developers in several ways. In developing one of my PCF controls, I ran across a case in which entity colors were required in our control. I obtained this using the conventional method of calling the getEntityMetadata() for the respective entity and obtaining the EntityColor… Read More »