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Power Platform Weekly - Issue #59
A new feature has been released to GA and in this article Ana Inés Urrutia shares her insights, thoughts, and ideas about it. Recruiting job candidates within Dynamics 365 Human Resources. Come and have a look!
Sometimes, the go-to solutions won't work for a particular story. When it comes to dealing with email attachments, most solutions involve saving the file and then work with it. But what if you don't have that option? In this article Ed Gonzales shows us an alternative way!
🧭 What I like about the new Power Platform Pay-As-You-Go Meters by Leon Tribe
🦸🏻♀️ Monitoring Power Apps with Azure Application Insights by Stefano Demiliani
🦸🏻♀️ Lookup users the right way in Power Apps! by Hardit Bhatia
🦸🏻♀️ New Ideas panel in Power Apps Canvas App by Inogic
Tools & Code
👩💻 Connecting to Dataverse from Function App using Managed Identity by Natraj Yegnaraman
👩💻 [Exploration] Dynamics CRM Azure-aware plug-in + Azure Queue + Power Automate by Temmy Wahyo Raharjo
👩💻 Web API Functions and Enum Types by Guido Preite
👩💻 Connecting to on-prem Dynamics from .NET Core without OAuth by Mark Carrington
👩💻 Updated Canary by Jonas Rapp
Events & Webinars
Out of the blue
Microsoft introduced the redesigned format pane this week! In this blog post, you’ll find the biggest changes Microsoft has made to improve the usability and consistency across visuals and non-visual elements.
The Power BI team announced support for user impersonation using the EffectiveUserName connection-string property. This is truly exciting because it opens the door for mass migrations of tabular Analysis Services solutions that rely on EffectiveUserName-based impersonation to Power BI. It also opens new options for administrative tools and scripts to connect to datasets on Power BI Premium using different user identities!
Capacity settings for datasets are now available in Power BI Premium Gen 2! These are the same dataset settings that were available in Power BI Premium Gen1. Until now, they were not available in Gen2.
Power BI Desktop customers can now visualize data in their Delta Lake using Databricks with just a couple of clicks. In the past, connecting to Databricks from Power BI Desktop required the end-user to perform a lot of manual configuration. Power BI Desktop integration with Databricks Partner Connect makes it simple to connect to your Delta Lake so you can start doing analytics and sharing insights with your business.
The Power Virtual Agents in a Day events are free one-day workshops where you will learn how to respond rapidly to your customers and employees at scale, using intelligent conversational virtual agents.
Welcome to the November 2021 update. The Power BI team has been hard at work delivering mighty features before the year ends and they are thrilled to release a new format pane preview feature, page, and bookmark navigators, new text box formatting options, pie, and donut chart rotation.
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