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Power Platform Weekly - Issue #29
Probably most Power Apps makers have experienced publishing an app update but the end-user did not receive it. In this article Matthew Devaney shows us how to force app updates in Power Apps (canvas apps) so all users will have the same app version when you click publish.
Fusion Teams - citizen devs and pro devs working together, how's that described by Microsoft? Are there more to it for pro devs? Can you benefit from having multiple hats? What are the future possibilities for Power Platform consultants as organisations are starting to build more themselves?
🦸🏻♀️ Making Model-driven Power Apps visible (and hidden) by Jukka Niiranen
🦸🏻♀️ Call a Flow from Canvas Power App and get back response | Power Platform by Priyesh Wagh
🦸🏻♀️ Finding the Datacenter region / location of the Microsoft Dataverse environment by Nishant Rana
🦸🏻♀️ When thinking of an SSRS report in Power Platform, think Power BI Premium by Alex Shlega
🦸🏻♀️ Working with Polymorphic data in Canvas Apps by Yash Agarwal
🦸🏻♀️ Dynamics 365 + Teams integration error by Thomas Sandsør
🦸🏻♀️ How to remove duplicate items from a collection in Power Apps by Debajit Dutta
Tools & Code
Can you believe the featured image is a form? A model-driven form with a PCF on it, and nothing else? In this article Diana Birkelbach shows us how to let a control in a model-driven app expand to the whole space available.
Mark Carrington announces a major update to SQL 4 CDS. This is a complete overhaul of the engine that converts your SQL into something that Dataverse can understand, and means you can now run a much broader set of queries than ever before.
👩💻 Folder structure of a Dataverse project by Benedikt Bergmann
👩💻 Use feature flags in your plugins by Tanguy Touzard
👩💻 How do we pass configuration settings to the virtual entity plugins? by Alex Shlega
👩💻 Custom API Enabled for Workflow by Ramon Tebar
👩💻 Embed Customer Voice Survey in PowerApps Portal by Vaishali Vyas
Megan and Lisa talk about new features coming with Microsoft Teams, updates for Power BI, PVA, Power Apps and AI Builder, Community tech items of interest, listening to 80's heartthrobs, and a new Netflix series.
Join Neil Benson with Britt Damkjaer, customer excellence and change management coach and the founder of bd relations in Copenhagen, Denmark as they discuss change management and business applications and other insights from her experience as a product owner and coach.
Events & Webinars
The Cambridge Power Platform User Group Q2 Event will be hosted on 7th May 2021(National Space Day). This is a free event driven by communities around the world, for anyone who wants to learn more about the Microsoft Power Platform. This event will be hosted via Microsoft Teams ending with a Q&A session.
Out of the blue
Manuela Pichler of the Power CAT team (Customer Advisory Team) wrote a blog about the Adoption Maturity Model! In collaboration with some of their most successful customers, the Power CAT team has identified consistent themes, patterns, practices, and behaviors that underpin the progress of successful organizations as they implement comprehensive digital transformation with Power Platform. The result of this is the Adoption Maturity Model!
Now you can directly purchase the Power Automate per user plan with attended RPA for yourself, or even for all members in your team without the need to be an M365 tenant/org admin! The biggest news in this blog post is probably that you can start an unattended trial from now on - which was not possible before!
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