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February 2, 2018

PowerApps Coding Guidelines & Tips

All of these coding guidelines and tips have been incorporated into the official PowerApps Canvas App Coding Standards and Guidelines whitepaper by Pat Dunn and myself.  […]
January 31, 2018

FREE WEBINAR: Creating real world mobile business applications with Microsoft PowerApps and Office 365

Want to learn how to build real world mobile business applications with PowerApps and Office 365? Then come join my free webinar on February 15, sponsored […]
January 16, 2018

HOW TO: Create Shortcuts To PowerApps On Mobile Devices

Just last week when I was having coffee with my buddy Chris Johnson he asked how you could create an icon on a mobile device’s home […]
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 […]