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August 20, 2019

PowerApps Common Data Service (CDS) Security

In this video I demonstrate how to secure and share Canvas PowerApps that use the Common Data Service (CDS) 2.0 data source. The following topics are […]
August 12, 2019

HOW TO: Change PowerApps Owner

In this video I demonstrate three different ways to change the Owner for a PowerApps app. 1. Don’t actually change the owner, clone the app and […]
August 6, 2019

How to debug a PowerApps PCF Control

In this video I demonstrate how to debug a PowerApps PCF control. This video builds upon my How to make a PowerApps PCF Control video which […]
July 30, 2019

How to create a PowerApps PCF control

In this video I demonstrate how to get started with the PowerApps Control Framework and make your first control. See the official docs here: https://aka.ms/pcfdocs Download […]
July 25, 2019

PowerApps Auditing, Usage Logging, and Reporting

In this video I demonstrate 3 different ways to audit, log usage, and report on PowerApps. 1. PowerApps Analytics reports 2. Office 365 Security Center Audit […]
July 23, 2019

How to create a hidden documentation and debug panel in PowerApps

In this video I demonstrate how to create a hidden panel in PowerApps that is only shown in the PowerApps editor. This is a great trick/hack […]
July 9, 2019

Leave Request PowerApps Sample

Have you seen the Leave Request PowerApps sample template? The Leave Request PowerApps sample includes the following functionality: – Employees can create leave requests and submit […]
June 25, 2019

HOW TO: Log PowerApps Errors and Telemetry

In this video I demonstrate how to log Exceptions, Events, and Page Views to Azure Application Insights from both a Custom Connector and Flows. This allows […]
June 13, 2019

Confirm PowerApps Exit

In this video I demonstrate how to use the ConfirmExit property to prompt your users before they close a PowerApp. This can be especially helpful to […]
June 12, 2019

PowerApps Error Handling

In this video I demonstrate a pattern you can use to handle errors in PowerApps. First, I show how to handle errors globally with global variables […]
May 22, 2019

HOW TO: Use SharePoint Document Libraries In PowerApps

The Microsoft PowerApps team just released some great new functionality we’ve all been waiting for – the ability to connect to SharePoint Document Libraries from PowerApps! […]
March 21, 2019

HOW TO: Delete a previous version Common Data Service (CDS) Database

Do you have this warning message in your PowerApps environments? This environment contains a previous version Common Data Service database. This database and any apps or […]