Tag Archives: Power Platform

Custom Pages: A step towards disappearing lines between Canvas Apps and Model Driven Apps in Power Platform / Dynamics 365 CRM

Power Apps provides support for 2 types of design experience for Apps. Model-driven apps – Data first approach – more for backend end user with full form experience. Canvas Apps – Design first approach – more for the field users with a mobile experience with simple to use and easily accessible apps being designed to… Read More »

How to get quick results by using ‘Global Intelligent Search’

Introduction: In the recent release, Microsoft added one powerful feature called ‘Global Intelligent Search’. In this blog, we will see how the admin can enable this for the organization and how it helps the user, and some tricks to get quick results. Enable Relevance Search: In the Power Platform admin center, select an environment. Select Settings> Product > Features. Under Search,… Read More »

Field Comparisons now available for Queries in Power Platform

Dynamics 365 CRM and the platform underneath has always provided for a proprietary query language called FetchXML. With the introduction of CRM Online, this became the defacto query language as SQL commands could no longer be used (well querying data through sql is being reintroduced, under preview right now, but that is another topic for… Read More »

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 »