Power Platform Weekly - Issue #81
Welcome to Power Platform Weekly!
March brought us 3 new certified connectors and 10 updated.
Power BI Dev Camp will be held this week.
Spotted on Twitter, Release Planner Tool - new way to read Release Plans and Best practices for combining Dataverse and Power BI.
In case you missed it, Power Virtual Agents has announced a time limited offer with reduced prices.
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🦸🏻♀️ Delegation is both a fundamentally important and tricky to master topic. Joy Kirkwood shows the impact of delegation on app building, complete with some practical examples and tips on working around delegation issues.
🦸🏻♀️ Timo Pertilä demonstrates how to create a flow that produces a PDF document that includes multiple images. This could be, for example, an inspection report with pictures.
👩💻Diana Birkelbach first PCF: the ColorfulOptionset 🧡💛💚💙💜🖤 was developed about two years ago and published on pcf.gallery. This month we've got a very important and long awaited PCF feature: the Virtual Components. Diana had to try it out, and the ColorfulOptionset seemed to be the best fit for this first try.
🦸🏻♀️👩💻🛠️ Jonas Rapp showcases the brand new features, bug fixes, and more coming to FetchXML Builder. Make sure you update to the latest version so you will not miss out! You can look forward to the possibility to Copy and Open URLs of the row or a lookup in the result view, relate connections to browsers/profiles (YAY) and much more!
🦸🏻♀️ Onboard, Crossboard and Offboard made easy! by Ana Inés Urrutia
🦸🏻♀️ Prettify your BPF by adding a Code Component by Ben den Blanken
🦸🏻♀️ Capture unrecognized user inputs in Power Virtual Agents by setting up a fallback topic by Rishona Elijah
🦸🏻♀️ How To Add A Blank Value To A Dropdown List In Power Apps by Matthew Devaney
🚀 Updates to the Power Platform Admin Center by EY Kalman
🦸🏻♀️ D365 Customer Service: Swarming using Teams (Preview) by Dian Taylor
🦸🏻♀️ Use Power Automate to force sync an Azure AD user to Dataverse by Yannick Reekmans
👩💻 How to: debug plugins in the shared environments by Alex Shlega
👩💻🦸🏻♀️ Value-based triggers by Magnus Gether Sørensen
🚀 In this episode, Mark and Chris break the sound barrier with Shyam Narayan (Principal Group Product Manager | Microsoft (SharePoint)) about optimizing SharePoint performance. It's all about scale, speed, and reliability of the SharePoint service in Microsoft 365, from page load times to file open/upload/download, and "not waiting for sync."
📅 Events & Webinars
📅 May 4th-6th - This is a free event for any and all who want to learn more about Microsoft 365 and Azure. Topics are Microsoft 365, including Teams, Power Platform, SharePoint, Viva, Infrastructure, DevOps, and Azure.
📅 May 19th-21st - The Power Apps Developer Bootcamp will be from 19th-21st of May 2022. A 3-day Live Bootcamp has been organized for the Global Power Apps Developer Community to share techniques and approaches for solving your Power Apps development challenges!
💙 Out of the Blue
🦸🏻♀️👩💻🚀 The new Power Automate pane brings the ability to add flows to the left pane, in the same way, you add other resources like data and media to your canvas app. When you click the Power Automate button, a new pane appears allowing you to see flows already included in your app or add existing flows.
🦸🏻♀️👩💻🚀 The AAD User table makes it easy to retrieve any user in your organization’s Azure Active Directory – not just users who have a Dataverse license assigned to them. You can also retrieve details like job title, email, phone number and more.
🦸🏻♀️ The Excel team has been working hard on enabling more Power Query functionality inside of Excel for Mac. This article showcases a brief summary of the latest updates to the Power Query experience found in Excel for Mac.
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