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Power Platform Weekly - Issue #92
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The CoE StarterKit 2022 July Release has been announced.
Don't forget to keep you eye on this page Dynamics 365 and Microsoft Power Platform release plans. There is a new wave coming to us this Autumn. 🌊
We want to inform our readers that we will take a classic Swedish summer holiday and be back on the 15th of August! 🏖☀
Enjoy your Summer Holidays!
🦸🏻♀️👩💻 Joe Gill details Azure Synapse Link for Dataverse. A new feature automatically creates tables in your default serverless pool with your Dataverse metadata. You can join to these tables to get the text values of your choice fields.
🦸🏻♀️ Maham Khan shows us how to create a menu bar using a gallery. Then shows how to turn that into a component, so it can be used across your entire app.
👩💻 Diana Birkelbach's latest blog was about programmatically extending a dataset PCF with relations. In this blog the story goes on with how to use the dataset "linking sdk" to make PCFs for subgrids containing extended relationships.
🦸🏻♀️ Update SharePoint folder name integrated with Dynamics 365 or Dataverse by Amey Holden
🦸🏻♀️ Adding custom pages in model-driven app with responsive layouts by Inogic
🦸🏻♀️ Reminder & Follow Up Emails For Events Real-time Marketing by Megan V. Walker
🦸🏻♀️ Custom Page Multiple Screens (Quick Tip) by Thomas Sandsør
🦸🏻♀️ A quick & dirty way of getting 100s more icons in your app (not SVGs) by Kristine Kolodziejski
👩💻 How to make Azure Functions + Dataverse Service Client by Temmy Wahyu Raharjo
Kristen gives a brief introduction her life, family, facts about Denver, Colorado...and what she does for fun when not working. She also talks about the Microsoft MVP Women in Tech: The Untold Stories – what it is this all about and where the idea came from.
Ethan is a scrum master for a Power Platform team and his team is trying to build an app but the customer's product owner hasn't shown up yet! If your team's product owner is missing in action, in this episode you'll learn how to prevent this situation from happening, what to do to recover, and what could happen if you don't.
📅 Events & Webinars
📅 July 19th-20th - Save the date for Microsoft’s largest partner event of the year, focused on Microsoft Cloud, partner programs, and opportunities for partners to grow their business in the year ahead.
📅 September 20th-22th - The first annual Microsoft Power Platform Conference. This event is jam-packed with Microsoft’s senior thought leaders, software engineers, and community experts - all focused on uniting humanity and technology.
📅 October 14h-15th - A completely free-of-charge two-day event for professional people working with Microsoft technology. It focuses on all three pillars of the Microsoft platform: Business Applications, Modern Workplace, and Azure.
💙 Out of the Blue
🦸🏻♀️👩💻🚀 Makers can now use the public preview of App Ratings. App Ratings will give you access to the ratings you get from your users. Currently, it's only available for model-driven apps, but canvas should follow soon!
🤵🏻🦸🏻♀️ A lot of new improvements to the Power BI experience in Excel: Easily search for data in a new user-friendly interface. Discover new data artifacts with a deep link to the Power BI Data hub where you can find recommended datasets and other trusted data in your organization. And last but not least - derive additional insights from your data with direct links to Power BI reports from inside Excel.
🤵🏻🦸🏻♀️👩💻🚀 A lot of new Independent Publisher Connectors are out this week. Publishers of the new connectors are: Troy Taylor, Woong Choi, Tomasz Poszytek, Mitanshu Garg, Dennis Goedegebuure, Michel Gueli Kristian Matthews-Kennington and Richard Wierenga
🤵🏻🦸🏻♀️🧭👩💻🚀 Data in space is a new Power BI Mobile feature that uses augmented reality to create spatial anchors in the real world and attach Power BI data to them so that data can be connected to the physical environment it describes. Using Data in space, you can connect your business data to your real-world scenarios, such as facility management, manufacturing, or retail. Employees can then easily discover and use it for better, and more informed decision-making.
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