Category Archives: Microsoft PowerApps

Building Custom Connectors for Power Apps and Power Automate Flows – Part 2

With our Azure function ready in the earlier post. We now look at the steps to create a custom connector for this Azure function. Do remember, we have enabled AAD authentication for our Azure function. The APP registration provided while enabling AAD authentication was set for multi-tenant authentication. While we have an easy way to… Read More »

Mixed Reality Solutions with Power Apps / Dynamics 365 CRM / CDS

In recent times Pokemon Go was a mixed reality game, it showed pokemon characters in your real surrounding using the camera of your mobile phone. And that kind of brought about ideas to present customers with the ability to view the products in their own surroundings that would help them try placing the objects in… 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 »

Embedding Canvas Power Apps to Microsoft Teams

In our previous post, we saw various apps to which a canvas app can be added. In continuation to this, here is another application where the canvas app can be easily added – Microsoft Teams. Moreover, to ease the process of adding canvas apps to teams, you now have an option right there i.e. ‘Add… Read More »

Embedding Canvas Apps within Model Driven Apps, Power Apps Portal, Power BI and Custom Websites

Canvas Apps is the new Citizen developer to quickly design pixel perfect mobile apps with very little to no pro-dev knowledge. While Model Driven apps allow for drag and drop interface for form design, they still do have a strict layout and you cannot really place controls wherever you want. This is where Canvas Apps… Read More »

How to automatically assign Leads in Dynamics 365 CRM & PowerApps

In this day and age automation is everywhere. Dealing with your day-to-day mundane tasks have become easier due to automation. Be it any industry – Manufacturing, Transport etc – automation has become an indispensable part of it. Similarly, there are various productivity apps and solutions available in market which will ease the day-to-day workload of… Read More »

Create Records quickly in Dynamics 365 CRM by using new Microsoft Wave 2 feature – Business Card Scanner

Introduction: With the growth of machine learning and artificial intelligence in our day to day life, Microsoft is also embracing ML and AI in Dynamics 365 CRM. With the recent Wave 2 general availability release, Microsoft has added some really good features and one them is – Business Card Scanner. Microsoft has combined its latest… Read More »