Power Platform Weekly - Issue #60
🦸🏻♀️👩💻 If you have been paying attention to release plans, Ignite and read Microsoft's official blog posts, you will have seen a whole series of new Power Apps portals features. In this article Nick Doelman takes us through what is new as well as lets us in on the journey he has begun.
🦸🏻♀️ With lots of new enhancements introduced by Microsoft this year, Deal Manager is a gem for the sales team. This latest feature provides a new approach to easily handle opportunities. This article how to set it up and also how to customize it.
🦸🏻♀️ Enabling Teams Chat for your Dynamics 365 Marketing records by Jesper Osgaard
🦸🏻♀️ Containers in responsive apps in Power Apps by Pieter Veenstra
🦸🏻♀️ Record ownership across business units (aka “matrix data access structure”) – it’s here now by Alex Shlega
🦸🏻♀️ Dataflows with Power Apps: the correct way to connect to Dataverse by Olena Grischenko
🦸🏻♀️ Call Flow from Webhooks in Dynamics 365 CRM | Power Automate by Priyesh Wagh
🦸🏻♀️ Customizing the booking calendar in the Field Service mobile app by Dian Taylor
🦸🏻♀️ 10 Things You Should Know About Power Apps Forms by Matthew Devaney
🦸🏻♀️ Extend Power Virtual Agent with vertical buttons and make this reusable by Ben den Blanken
🦸🏻♀️ Using Power Automate to generate a document by Alex Shlega
We've spotted an Advent Calendar! For Makers? That is to be found out! Power Platform | Holiday season about to start by Carsten Groth
Tools & Code
🦸🏻♀️👩💻 Did you know that there is an Autonumber datatype? It can be used for new columns as well as for existing text columns! In this article Temmy Wahyu Raharjo shows us how to create one (for makers!) and then he makes some tests (dev part). If you use the Autonumber data type, remember to use a better prefix than new_.
👩💻 SQL 4 CDS 5.3 released by Mark Carrington
👩💻 Tip #1421: Hide form selector in model-driven apps by CRM Tip of the Day
🦸🏻♀️ Use ExecuteWorkflowAction to call Action and Workflow in CDS Destination KingswaySoft – Dynamics 365 / Dataverse by Nishant Rana
🧭 Antje Lamartine, Microsoft MVP based in Germany, is a Senior Change Success Manager for IF-Blueprint AG based in Munich, Germany.
🦸🏻♀️ A short introduction about Mehdi Slaoui Andaloussi and the importance of App Design and usability.
🤵🏻 Happy Thanksgiving! The guys talk about their experience learning Power BI and what options are available for users nowadays. While the guys had more self-training, what does formal vs. informal training mean in the Power BI world, and what should people consider?
Events & Webinars
📅 December 8th, 2021 - 7:30 - 9:00 PM CET
To keep the party going after Microsoft Ignite there is an initiative where MVPs organize an extended global After Party. At each party you will watch a pre-selected breakout session from Microsoft Ignite together, followed by an in-depth technical conversation with like-minded community members from around the globe.
This year, there will be 4 teams who will be solving industry challenges with the Power Platform: Smart Car Park Solution, Smart Sales, Data Validation & Project Management.
Out of the blue
🦸🏻♀️🧭👩💻🚀 Microsoft is raising the Power Platform daily request volume throttles that have existed for Power Apps, Power Automate, Power Virtual Agents, and Dynamics 365 users, and, enabling pay-as-you-go for overages.
👩💻🚀 Microsoft announced the deprecation of Data Export Service (DES) this week. Data Export Service will continue to work and will be fully supported until it reaches end-of-support and end-of-life a year from this announcement date, in November 2022. This notice is to allow you sufficient time to plan and onboard to Azure Synapse Link for Dataverse which is a successor to Data Export Service.
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