Tag: Power Platform Week

Who can Create New Environments in the Power Platform
Who can Create New Environments in the Power Platform
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It is important to create multiple environment when you use the Power Platform, but how do you control who can create new environments? Environments There can be multiple reasons for creating multiple environments. Personally I like the Development, Test Production setup where apps and flows move from development through to test into production. But there can be… READ MORE

PVA: Let chatbot start the conversation
PVA: Let chatbot start the conversation
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In past we have seen how we can embed chatbots on a Power Apps portals or a web page using client-side code and custom styling. We also looked at how to add a chatbot on a WordPress site but all of these bots were created where the chatbot did not initiate the conversation but instead will wait for… READ MORE

Locked File Checking Pattern in Power Automate
Locked File Checking Pattern in Power Automate
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In SharePoint Online, whenever you create a library and turn on “Require check-out” before editing documents option or not, users are able to open files for collaboration in browsers or in their local Office clients. When they do that, the file is getting locked from access that could lead to its metadata changes. If you… READ MORE

Check Device Type of Power Apps
Check Device Type of Power Apps
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In check device type of Power Apps post I would like to show alternative way to see if User is using browser or mobile Power Apps client. Content: Power Apps Signals approach Power Automate Headers approach x-ms-user-agent property Accessing data Example: Not to download PDF file Update of Flow Update of Power Apps Summary Power… READ MORE

Finding and Using the Power Apps Sample Templates
Finding and Using the Power Apps Sample Templates
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In addition to the over 500 community samples a lot of people don’t realize the product comes with a plethora (in case you ever wondered how many is a “Plethora”: in this case it is 34<g>) of amazing samples and templates. https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/Community-App-Samples/bd-p/AppFeedbackGallery To use the built-in samples and templates, log into PowerApps.com. Then from the… READ MORE