Wishing everyone a very happy new year, welcome to the third edition of PowerPlatformConsultants Newsletter
Latest releases and announcements featured by Microsoft
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Through the above link know about the real-world stories with Microsoft Power Platform, learn about the wide range of organization and users that have adopted low-code and the Power Platform along with Microsoft 365, Azure, and Dynamics 365 in the year 2020.
Run queries against AAS or Power BI via a simple REST API by using a link shared above that shows it all through a sample project on GitHub.
This article by Marco Russo & Alberto Ferrari shows how to filter and show top N items and final row for others in Power BI using DAX
Handling requests related to rankings are quite common in most business scenarios, and understanding the difference between static and dynamic ranking is absolutely necessary in order to apply proper calculations. Understand the difference between static and dynamic ranking through the blog post
If you want to know about how to move Dataflows from one workspace to the other and reconnect Power BI desktop report to the migrated dataflows, you must read the above blog by Sandeep Pawar
In this article Chris Webb shows how to handle multiple URL query parameters with the same name using Web.Contents in Power Query
Know about Innovation Backlog – a new app that’s part of the Center of Excellence (CoE) Starter Kit. With this app the users can submit ideas for app and flows for digital innovation.
SVG Icons in Power Apps – Canvas apps
This article by Matthew Devaney explains why to use SVG icons and how to use SVG icons in Power Apps. It shows how to change an SVG Icons style: color, fill, hover and selected fill.
In this article Hardit Bhatia shows the steps that you can take to avoid unnecessary triggering of OnChange property of combo box.
Relational data on Model-driven forms, part 2: Form Component Control – Model-driven apps
Through this article by Jukka Niiranen explore how the new Form Component Control enables us to essentially blend the forms from two different tables (entities) onto a single form for the user to easily interact with.
Using the Power Apps portals WebAPI to Clear the Portal Cache – Power Apps portals
In this article Nick Doelman explains how you can clear the cache to ensure that all the latest updates to the portal metadata as well as Dataverse info are visible on the Power Apps portal.
Dataverse Custom API: AllowCustomProcessing Explained – Microsoft Dataverse
This article by David Rivard aims at demonstrating the difference between Dataverse Custom API and Workflow Custom Actions. It also focusses on the AllowedCustomProcessingStep attribute of Custom APIs.
In this article Debajit Dutta shows how to retrieve more than 5000 records using FetchXml queries in Power Automate
In this post by Priyesh Wagh, you will see through an example how to format Details for a “Start and wait for an approval” Action step in Power Automate / Cloud Flow
RPA in a Day content is updated by Microsoft and it includes process advisor now
This article shows how you can use Power Automate to notify and publish Microsoft events in Microsoft Teams