Power Platform Developers Weekly - Issue #56
🥇 Cover Story
Scott is back with yet another ALM story. This time he talks about Connection References and how you can use them to automate the deployment of components that reference this connection references.
Over the past year we have seen the Power Apps Component Framework (PCF) evolve into a robust development framework for end user experiences. Today the evolution continues with the official PCF support on Portals.
💎 Model Driven Apps & Dataverse
Alex shows us how to add support for Create, Update & Delete of the Virtual Entities as the CUD support was added recently.
Debajit discovered a new events you can register on save that invokes after the save event is complete. He explains the usage in this blog.
🏋️♂️ Canvas Apps
Here's how you can retrieve Hashtags from a String and collect it!
🐱🏍 Power Automate
In this blog post Leon will show you how to avoid creating unnecessary apply to each loops in Cloud Flows which can slow down your flow and make it harder
We will understand how we can enable concurrency control on the “trigger” and on “Apply to each” Action in Power Automate.
🚀 Power Apps Component Framework (PCF)
There's an easy way to get more events than OnChange in a PCF control that's 100% supported and will continue to work, even after proper event support is added. It takes surprisingly little extra effort too—let's take a look.
👩💻 Dev to the Core
There are plenty of ways to do it, here's how Kent recommend typing React Components
Use Promise.race to add timeout support to the Fetch API
⛅ Around Azure
With Azure AD there are lot of policies you can implement. Nishant shows us how he was able to add a conditional access to a user and what happens when you use service principal.
🎮 Other Interesting Articles
Add Two-level up Related Column to a View in Model-driven Apps - Linn Zaw Win
General Tips on Dynamics CRM Plugin Development - Temmy Raharjo
Secure Input and Output in Power Automate - Vaishali Vyas
How to Get Last day of current month in Power Automate - Debajit Dutta
Create/Update/Delete Virtual Entities - Mark Carrington
📹 Other Interesting Videos
How do I work with state in React? - Microsoft Developer
Power Apps Sort and Filter on Multiple Columns - Reza Dorrani
Power Automate - Get Info About The Flow Running - Flow Joe
🐤 Tweets of the week
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