Power Platform Weekly - Issue #33
Microsoft Build Top 10 Announcements in 10 Minutes: Power Platform, Dynamics 365, Microsoft Teams by Lisa Crosbie (VIDEO)
Power Platform News Rewind May 2021 by April Dunnam (VIDEO)
Episode 48 – Microsoft Build Recap by The UP Podcast (PODCAST)
Power Platform | Trends seen from MS Build by Carsten Groth
Microsoft Teams News and Announcements at Microsoft Build #MSBuild by Vesa Nopanen
Microsoft Build 2021 - 10 highlights from a Power Platform perspective by Carina M. Claesson
There’s no such thing as 1:1 relationship in Dataverse, your model-driven apps or D365 CE apps can’t directly have such a data model. Only 1:N (one-to-many), N:1 (many-to-one) and N:N (many-to-many) relationships are available between tables, be it standard or custom ones. Jukka Niiranen and this article to our rescue! Have a look at how to accomplish a 1:1 relationship and also with a nice user experience for working with related records.
SharePoint and Microsoft Teams services in Microsoft 365 makes it easier to share content or collaborate with external users who is outside your organization. A guest or external user is someone who do not have a school or work account with your organization, e.g. a partner, vendor or customer. In this article Mohamed Ashiq Faleel describes how to build a self-registration experience for external users to onboard them to a SharePoint site and a team.
🦸🏻♀️ Search Rows (preview) Action in Dataverse connector in a Flow | Power Automate by Priyesh Wagh
🦸🏻♀️ Scheduling modes in Project Operations and Project for the web by Antti Pajunen
🦸🏻♀️ New model driven app designer by Oleksandr Olashyn
🦸🏻♀️ How to Hide Tax Fields? 🤔 by Ali Kahn
🦸🏻♀️ Enhanced Experience for Adding LIne Items/Products with 2021 Release Wave 1 by Inogic
👩💻 Write batch size, data integratio unit, and degree of copy parallelism in Azure Data factory for Dynamics 365 by Nishant Rana
🦸🏻♀️ Touch up forms in Dynamics 365 Marketing by Jesper Osgaard
Tools & Code
If you are developing Dataverse Custom APIs, you might have noticed that a new column (field) called "Enabled For Workflow" recently showed up in the Custom API form. David Rivard had a look at this feature and in this article he shares his findings. Please note that this it not officially documented yet, David Rivard says in the article he will make an update when we have an MS Docs link available. 👍
👩💻 Bypassing plugins in Dataverse: faster, simpler data imports by Mark Carrington
👩💻 Plugin: How to fix “The ‘Accept’ header must be modified using the appropriate property or method. Parameter name: name” error by Andrew Butenko
👩💻 Dynamics CRM Tips: Get Latest Target Entity Value in Plugin side by Temmy Wahyu Rahario
👩💻 Improving bulk Dataverse performance with EnableAffinityCookie by Mark Carrington
👩💻 How do I pass executionContext as a parameter into my Promise to fit in Promise.all()? by Olena Grischenko
👩💻 More toggles PCF Control by Oleksandr Olashyn
Power Platform Consultant and MVP Sara Lagerquist chats about her life experiences and how she is dealing with her current condition.
Richard chats with Sandy Ussia about the familiar places that Power Platform first appears - domain users trying to automate work like approvals, improve or replace forms-over-data tooling, and more!
Lisa and Megan discuss Power Apps news, adaptive card features in Teams, webinars in teams, adding an event to a calendar in D365 Marketing, Humans of IT, Events, Books & Bear Grylls.
Events & Webinars
June 5th, the Dutch Microsoft Cloud Call will take place. An event with a lot of international speakers talking about Power Platform, Dynamics 365, Azure, and Microsoft 365!
The Spanish Business Apps Summit is the collaboration of Power Platform and Dynamics community members, Microsoft Staff, 65 Community Speakers, and local user groups to offer two days of bilingual Spanish content.
Out of the blue
Process Advisor is now generally available, and it includes more features! Read the blog post for more info!
A really cool announcement from Build: you can soon create formulas with Natural Language!
At Build, Power Fx integration with Model-driven Power Apps commanding and Dataverse calculated columns and rollups is announced!
You have the ability now to add a Power Virtual Agents chatbot to Power Apps Portals very easily! Make sure to check it out!
The new VS Code extension for portals adds the capability to configure portals using VS Code and utilizes the built-in Liquid language IntelliSense enabling help with code completion.
During Build, three new Power Apps Solutions on Dataverse for Teams have been announced! Profile+, Boards, and Perspectives.
Deployment pipelines can be automated! With the first set of APIs, you can automate deployments or integrate the deployment process into familiar tools, like Azure Pipelines or GitHub Actions.
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