Category Archives: PowerApps

The other day I was getting this weird little error when building a canvas app. Basically, all of my CDS Optionsets just randomly stopped working. I hadn’t actually realised that I had left the “Experimental Connector” setting on while testing out the lookups. I think there must have been some sort of update. Pop into […]

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One item I have seen overlooked in PowerApps is the functionality around the “App Checker” ….”But William I use the App checker”…. I do not mean the formula app checker I am referring the “Accessibility” checker shown in the image below:   It is prodigiously important when creating apps, well anything actually, that it is […]

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When working with a canvas PowerApp that integrates into Dynamics 365, you occasionally need the current users’ Dynamics user GUID. This could be used to populate lookup references on the various records within Dynamics. The user details provided by the User function within a Canvas app relates to the Office 365 user account of the logged in […]

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Updated last: 23/12/2018 This is a live blog post that will be updated with changes that are applied to the application – I’ll also update it with input from the community too.  Right, I thought it’d be best to write a quick post on this topic as it is a question I receive quite regularly which […]

Canvas Apps, CRM, D365 for Operations and Finance, Dynamics 365 for Customer Engagement, Dynamics 365 for Project Service Automation, Power BI, PowerApps, Presales, Uncategorized 0

Disclaimer: These are compilations of error and resolutions based on my observation and experience. If they are any other different errors or other methods to resolve them, feel free to add them to in the comments. One challenge I faced when I started my PowerApps journey is understanding errors and how to solve them. So […]

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I have put together a video on cognitive OCR and PowerApps which allows you to scan and search through your paper documents using Azure Search. Check it out and let me know what you think in the comments.

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The Dynamics 365 Saturday 2018 took place in Microsoft Dublin (One Microsoft Place) and was hosted by Janet Robb and her Team. Congratulations on Janet for a great work on organising such well-structured event. Lots of cool sessions provided, as well as workshops for PowerApps and CRM for the ones who were interested.   Even […]

AX 2012, Canvas Apps, CRM, D365 for Operations and Finance, Dynamics 365 for Customer Engagement, Dynamics 365 for Customer Service, Dynamics 365 for Field Services, Hackathon, Office 365, Power BI, PowerApps, Presales 0

On the 28th of July, Those Dynamics Guys held a Hackathon to help people demystify the Common Data Service and PowerApps. The goal of the Hackathon was to educate the audience in various elements of the Common Data Service and PowerApps and then provide them with a task that required various levels of technical and […]

Canvas Apps, Hackathon, Power BI, PowerApps 1

Microsoft cognitive services gives rich Artificial Capabilities into the applications. These capabilities can be used with PowerApps when building Apps. Cognitive services can help to make your Apps Smarter. Artificial Intelligence and Data science go in hand in hand. Microsoft packaged in all capabilities and packages those together to create easy to consume API’s such […]

Canvas Apps, D365 for Operations and Finance, Dynamics 365 for Customer Engagement, Power BI, PowerApps, Uncategorized 0

Few people have asked me what is the use case for PowerApps Animations. Answer is lots! Gamification, leisure apps, business apps or even when creating graphs, charts or forms to be embed into other application e.g Sharepoint and Dynamics 365 and many many more. But today I want to discuss how creating Animations can be […]

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