Power Platform Developers Weekly - Issue #81
🥇 Cover Story
Joe knocks it out of the park by showing us how to use Playwright for Power Apps Automated Testing.
💎 Model Driven Apps & Dataverse
Use NASA Image of the Day (APOD) API inside Power Automate to create visually rich and appealing In-App Notifications for Power Platform model-driven apps.
Carina highlights the importance of data quality in any application, including tips on Duplicate management.
🏋️♂️ Canvas Apps
Debajit digs deep to complete a common requirement.
Temmy drives through how to connect a Canvas app utilising a Swagger API
🐱🏍 Power Automate
Matt shows us how to hide passwords in Power Automate flow by using Azure Key Vault and securing flow inputs and outputs.
When you have an app that has a current location and a destination postcode and you want to calculate travel distances, you could use Power Automate.
I was inspired reading Alex Shlega and Hiroaki Nagao ’s posts on using code with custom connections. So I set out to give it a go and work on another common problem I have: Parse CSV First a picture showing you how it works.
🚀 PCF & Custom Pages
Inogic shares with us a solution to create a multi-select control in PCF.
👍 Everything else in Power Platform
Roohi Shaikh shows how you can link Power Virtual Agents and any REST API using Power Automate
This video on is a step-by-step tutorial on performing Bulk Data Operations in PowerApps with a SharePoint List. We will bulk create, update, copy, delete & ...
🔨 Tools & Components
Tip #1416: Power Platform PowerShell module includes unapproved verbs
👩💻 Dev to the Core
Chris Lloyd-Jones walks through creating GitHub Actions to automate your development cycle.
⛅ Around Azure
Even though each Logic App action has a retry policy, after a certain number of retries, the Logic App engine gives up and fails the whole execution. In these scenarios the Logic App needs to be re-run. You can use Power Automate to handle this scenario. You can download the Power Automate solution from https://1drv.ms/u/s!AvzjERKFC6gOx3-NptgmlSyD4FVu?e=vwxyAE…
🎮 Other Interesting Articles
How to create in-app Notifications - Sara Lagerquist
C# in custom Connector to Dataverse - Alex Shelga
Dynamics Fortnight Fridays review the last 2 weeks
Usage of Subtraction Function - Venkata Subbarao Polisetty
Superchrge your Patch Function - JR-BejeweledOne
Share Power Apps with Internal or External users - Deepak Shrivastava
Display Canvas Apps full screen - Mehdi El Amri
Virtual Entities in Dataverse - XRM Vision
Daryl and Scott interview Matt Beard, fellow MVP and a data nerd, and chat about his newest tool, the Dataverse Format Changer.
🐤 Tweets of the week
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