Tag Archives: Top Blogs of 2021 – Power Apps

Error Handling in Canvas Apps Power Apps using IfError

Introduction Canvas App is no code/low code business app with which you can design an app by dragging and dropping elements onto a canvas. It is used to build mobile apps along with many functionalities. Recently, we had a requirement to create a feedback app for which we used Canvas App. As this app will… Read More »

Execute Different Web API Operations using PowerApps Portals (Preview)

Introduction In the recent release, Microsoft has provided the ability using which we can perform different CRUD operations using Portals WEB API. The operations will run at server-side and are similar to Dynamics Web API Operations but the difference is in the way it is written and called in PowerApps Portals. If you have a… Read More »

Track specific column update of SharePoint List Item when using Power Automate Cloud Flows

Coming from a Dynamics CRM/ Dataverse background and having written plugins and later flows using Common Data Service (Current Environment) connector, I was a little lost looking at the SharePoint trigger for When a list item is added or modified. With the CDS (CE) connector, when you use the When an item is created, updated,… Read More »

Introducing Custom API – The New Way of Creating Custom Actions in Dataverse

Custom Actions are one of the most useful methods of creating custom messages in Dynamics 365 CRM. Custom Actions enables us to create our own messages where we could register the plugin step the same way we register the Plugin step on Create, Update, Qualify Lead, etc. messages. Microsoft has now brought an extension for… Read More »

Check access to a Dynamics 365 CRM record using ‘Check Access’ button

Introduction: The most common issue that user faces while working on entity records is the access issue. Due to insufficient privilege, user sometimes finds it difficult to work on the records. So, to overcome this and let user themselves know the assigned privileges, Microsoft has added a new button on the records called ‘Check Access’… Read More »

Using Environment Variables in Dynamics 365 CRM – Part 1

Introduction It’s quite often we come across scenarios where we require some configuration settings to accomplish a requirement in Dynamics 365 CRM/Power Apps. To overcome this requirement we create a custom entity with few fields in it and then we create a record to store the required configuration details. For example, let’s say we want… Read More »

How to set Owner field dynamically using Power Automate CDS Connector (Current Environment)

Introduction In our last blog, we saw How to set or map null value in Lookup Field using Power Automate CDS Connector. In this blog, we will explore How to set the Owner field dynamically using Power Automate. Scenario: On the Contact entity, there is an owner field and we want to set the same… Read More »