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March 12, 2018

HOW TO: Display Office 365 User Profile Images in PowerApps

In almost every PowerApp you develop that integrates with Office 365 you will find yourself displaying Office 365 profile pictures for people.  Here are some examples […]
March 9, 2018

Working with Local and UTC Dates and Times in PowerApps

Handling dates and times with Local time and UTC time when you are developing PowerApps can be tricky.  Believe me, I know.  🙂 “A man who […]
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 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 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 […]
June 19, 2017

Use dynamic ODATA Filter values in a Microsoft Flow SharePoint GetItems Action

While working on a project for Microsoft recently I needed to use a Microsoft Flow to return all list items from a SharePoint list that were […]