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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

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 […]
January 30, 2017
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How To Open PowerApps From Flow Notifications

In a world where users want instant notifications and access to information… How do you like that movie trailer intro? 🙂 Let’s say you have a […]
October 18, 2016

Masking Passwords In Android Emulator

Here’s how you hide passwords so the characters never appear in masked text boxes in an Android emulator while you are typing. This is especially helpful […]