Power Platform Weekly - Issue #47
Dataverse supports SharePoint integration and the OOTB functionality includes creation of SP folders and document locations when the user navigates to Documents. What if you need the creation of folders and document locations to be done earlier? In this article, Linn Zaw Win explains how to make that happen by utilizing Power Automate cloud flows.
In-App notifications for model-driven apps are now available in preview. The feature provides a central notification hub in the app and a possibility to deliver contextual and user-specific information to end users. In this article, David Rivard shows us how to use Power Automate cloud flows to send in-app notifications.
🚀 Your organization (tenant) is over capacity by Steve Mordue
🦸🏻♀️ Quick Tip: Refreshing Custom Pages after an Update by Diana Birkelbach
🦸🏻♀️ 2021 Release Wave 2 | Part 3: Field Service by Dian Taylor
🦸🏻♀️ Analytics: Skill gap analysis by Malin Martnes
🦸🏻♀️ Getting Members of a D365 Marketing List (Static *AND* Dynamic) Using Power Automate by Ed Gonzales
Tools & Code
In this article, Carl Cookson shows us his updates to the Access Checker tool in XrmToolBox. It is now possible to see further details on how users have access to a record.
👩💻 SQL 4 CDS 5.2.2 Released by Mark Carrington
👩💻 Tip #1411: Power Apps portal vulnerability checks using PowerShell by George Doubinski
👩💻 Dynamics CRM Plugin Development: Exploring File and Image DataType by Temmy Wahyu Raharjo
Rebecca Sackett is a guest at the Power Platform show. How and why did she start using Power Platform? Also about building apps, business challenges and Rebecca's YT channel.
Richard chats with Jen Stirrup about the new tools and techniques for data analytics. Jen talks about how cloud-based tools like PowerBI and Power Automate open the door to rapid interaction of analytics so that folks can get value in a short amount of time.
The team speaks with Nikhil Vimal from Chat Mode about different use cases where combinations of Azure services can be used to infuse AI or leverage machine learning into automating processes.
Events & Webinars
Join the Virtual Power Group Scotland on the 6th of September @ 8 PM BST. Matt Collins-Jones will facilitate a group build session addressing some of the Power Automate challenges submitted in the Forum throughout the month.
Diana Birkelbach, Oleksandr Olashyn & Lee Baker will discuss how you can push the limits of your app experiences on September 8th at 7 PM BST.
At this event, the Washington DC Power Platform UG will talk about the skills needed to be a consultant and what this could look like for people thinking of changing careers. The pre-meeting happy hour will start the 8th of September at 5 PM EST and the actual meeting is from 6 PM - 8 PM EST.
Out of the blue
New components added to the CoE Starter Kit’s Core Solution are designed to help admins simplify and automate their environment management strategy. The components make up a request management system specifically for environment creation.
Microsoft announced a special series around managing Power Automate Desktop on Windows at scale throughout your organization. This has been designed for Automation CoE’s (Center of Excellence)/ admins looking to enable and govern the rollout of Power Automate Desktop throughout the organization.
As makers grow their solutions and want to go beyond no-code/low-code, there are key pieces of information that makers need to connect to the Power Platform through the SDK, service endpoints, or developer tools.
There are some new Power Apps portals options: Samesite and iFrame. Read all about it in this blog.
Microsoft Power Platform is releasing new capabilities in Public Preview that allow for greater control and customization of your Power Platform data loss prevention (DLP) policies.
Microsoft announced the public preview of default label policies in Power BI Desktop this week and call out significant features that address top asks for Power BI information protection released in the last few weeks.
Not all customers operate within the strict definition of daytime business hours. Shifting the maintenance window is now possible in public preview.
In the upcoming weeks, Microsoft will be expanding the availability of Power BI and Excel-connected features such as PivotTables from Power BI datasets and Organization data types to Power BI free license users.
A fortune 500 pharmaceutical company is using Power BI to revolutionize strategic planning. The company worked with Microsoft partner, Visual BI, to implement their ValQ capability. Read this customer story to learn more about the company’s solution.
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