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November 29, 2017

HOW TO: Make a custom connector for PowerApps and Flow that calls the Microsoft Graph API

[ Updated September 12, 2018 – Changed instructions to create an app registration made through the Azure portal and updated the screens to make the custom […]
November 20, 2017

HOW TO: Use Transparent Rectangles Effectively In a PowerApp

In the Shoutouts Powerapp, we use transparent rectangles to implement tabbed menus. You can learn more about the Shoutouts PowerApp here, and even watch a video […]
November 20, 2017

HOW TO: Create a pop light box in a PowerApp

In the Shoutouts Powerapp, we created popup light boxes. You can learn more about the Shoutouts PowerApp here, and even watch a video of it in […]
November 20, 2017

Shoutouts PowerApp Demo Walkthrough & Setup Instructions

Microsoft just released the second in a series of 10 Microsoft PowerApp Templates that demonstrate how to make PowerApps that integrate with Office 365 Products and […]
November 15, 2017

HOW TO: Use a custom background color on the PowerApp loading screen

When you create a PowerApp, you get to choose from 25 different background colors for the loading page.  What if you want to match the color […]
November 9, 2017

How to convert a PowerApp from one layout to another

When you create a PowerApp, you must choose which layout to use. You can pick the Phone layout or the Tablet layout. After you have created […]
November 7, 2017

Working with the Outlook calendar in a PowerApp

A couple of weeks ago, Microsoft released the first in a series of 10 Microsoft PowerApp Templates that demonstrate how to make PowerApps that integrate with […]
November 6, 2017

Creating an Azure Active Directory People Picker in a PowerApp

A couple of weeks ago, Microsoft released the first in a series of 10 Microsoft PowerApp Templates that demonstrate how to make PowerApps that integrate with […]
November 3, 2017

Out Of Office PowerApp Walkthrough

A couple of weeks ago, Microsoft released the first in a series of 10 Microsoft PowerApp Templates that demonstrate how to make PowerApps that integrate with […]
October 11, 2017

Canviz Lights Up Microsoft Ignite Sessions

For more than half a year leading up to the Microsoft Ignite 2017 conference all of us at Canviz were busily working behind the scenes to […]
October 11, 2017

PowerApps Grammar School

Here’s a little function you can use to ensure your PowerApps follow basic English language grammar rules for the words A and AN. This function displays […]
October 10, 2017

Understanding the PowerApps Add Picture control

The PowerApps Add Picture control allows you to select pictures from a device’s picture gallery, or take a new picture with the device’s camera and use […]