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Power Platform Weekly - Issue #38
From October 2021, the Power Apps per app & per user plans will become very affordable. What's behind this sudden drop in pricing for premium features? When there are upcoming licensing changes, there are thoughts and insights from Jukka Niiranen. 👍
As a lot of people have noticed, chart customizations in the Unified Interface in Model-Driven apps does not behave the way they used to in the classic interface. Advanced Chart Editor tool to our rescue!
🦸🏻♀️ Exploring and Setting up ‘Track Technician Location’ in 30 minutes by Ali Kahn
🚀 Power Platform tenant-level analytics explored by Jukka Niiranen (Forward Forever)
🦸🏻♀️ D365 Sales Accelerator: Adaptive Sequences by Dian Taylor
🦸🏻♀️ Troubleshooting the ‘Follow’ functionality by EY Kalman
🦸🏻♀️ Power Automate with Dataverse: Saving API calls to Dataverse. Expand or Link-Entity? by Olena Grischenko
🦸🏻♀️ Environment History in Power Platform Administration Center by Nishant Rana
🧭 Upcoming pricing changes for Power Apps by Alex Shlega
🦸🏻♀️ Enhanced configuration steps in Dynamics 365 Sales Forecasting by Inogic
🦸🏻♀️ Relationship Mappings Not Exporting Correctly in Solution by Joe Griffin
Tools & Code
👩💻 SQL 4 CDS 5.2 Released by Mark Carrington
👩💻 Dynamics CRM Model-Driven-Apps: addOnPostSave vs modified onChange by Temmy Wahyu Raharjo
This week, Ashley, Liz, and Merlin chat with Susanne Lake, Founder and CEO of Slake Consulting, a CRM partner supporting both Dynamics 365 and Salesforce. Susanne turned unexpected unemployment into a series of jumps that put her at the helm of an entire consulting organization.
In this solo episode, Neil dives deeper into getting into the right mindset to build applications, including using the Scrum agile approach. He talks about why the Product Owner is the most critical role in the Scrum team, the accountability of the Product Owner, and which type of person within an organization makes the best Product Owner.
Events & Webinars
Out of the blue
GitHub actions for Microsoft Power Platform are now generally available. This capability truly expands the coverage for enterprises that want to implement CI/CD with Power Platform Applications driven from a source code first view.
Microsoft announced the general availability of the container, horizontal container and vertical container layout controls in canvas apps! These controls help you automatically reflow and resize controls within them to enable easy, no expression layouts in canvas apps. Containers make responsive apps much easier.
This series designed for IT Pros, Professional, and Citizen Automation Developers, who want to learn more about the different SAP automation options available, in Power Automate. While previous SAP automation experience would be beneficial, it is not required to follow along. The demo use case for this series is based on a real-world inspired, purchase requisition process at our fictitious Retail company called Contoso.
The huge enhancement to the APIs Microsoft announced this week includes the items our customers have been asking for most – now, as part of the API response, you can get the metadata of dataset tables and columns, measures, DAX expressions, and mashup queries.
Microsoft announced a preview of our new mandatory label policy setting this week! The mandatory label policy setting requires users to apply MIP labels when they create new content, edit unlabeled content in the Power BI service, or upload unlabeled PBIX files via Publish from Desktop or Get data in the Power BI service.
Power BI is integrating with the Microsoft Teams activity feed. This release adds notifications for report sharing and request access for reports. This helps you get more done without leaving Microsoft Teams or hunting through your emails.
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