Introduction to the Power Platform
The Microsoft Power Platform consists of Power Apps, Power Automate, Power BI And Power Virtual Agents.These elements are powerful alone, yet together, they can be used to create end-to-end business solutions. In this module we will see how Power Apps and Power Automate fit within the Power Platform.
- Overview of the Microsoft Power Platform
- Introduction to Power Apps
- Introduction to Power Automate
- Real world use case of the Power Platform
Introduction to Power Apps
In the world of the information worker you will handle information that is probably stored across different software suites, like SharePoint, Salesforce, Excel file, Access database, ... Typically, you would like your end-users to be able to browse and/or modify this data in a general user-friendly, and preferably mobile, way. Microsoft Power Apps allows people, without any development skills, to build applications that are mobile friendly on top of their data. Allowing other people to use the built application to browse the data and maybe even modify it.
- What is Power Apps?
- Canvas Apps vs. Model-Driven Apps
- Licensing and pricing conditions
- Getting started with Canvas Apps in Power Apps
- Power Apps administration
- Power Apps on mobile
Building Canvas Apps with Power Apps
In this module, we'll explore the capabilities when building a canvas app using Power Apps Studio. The participants will get familiar with connecting to data sources, creating pages, adding controls, bindings, behavior, ...
- Creating Canvas Apps with Power Apps Studio
- Working with connections
- Adding Screens and Screen Controls
- Working with Galleries
- Introduction to Forms
Working with data input
In Applications, we often want to view data from some kind of table or list, or add new data to it. In Microsoft Power Apps, this is done using Forms. In this module, we will have a detailed look at the different types of forms that we can use in Power Apps.
- Working with Edit- and Detail Forms
- Predifined and customized Datacards on Forms
Data sources and Local Data
When creating Power Apps, you will always use data. In this module we will have a detailed look at local data and data sources and how to modify this data using functions.
- Using Variables and Collections
- Working with Data Sources
- Using functions on Data Sources
- Handling and preventing errors
- Refreshing Data and searching
- The Impact of Delegation
Configuring and Publishing Power Apps
There are several options to configure Power Apps. Think about the screen size and orientation, or about implementing a responsive design. In this chapter, we will have a look at those options. We will also see the possibilities for sharing and embedding Power Apps.
- Configuring Power Apps
- Saving, sharing and publishing Apps
- Embedding Power Apps
- App Analytics
Microsoft Power Apps is a part of Microsoft's Power Platform.
The service allows business users to build applications on top of their data.
In this course, you will learn how to build Canvas Apps with none or low-code development.
Those of you interested increating Model-Driven Apps are referred to the course Building Model-Driven Apps on the Power Platform.
This course targets power users, content managers, business analysts and many more who want to learn how to quickly and easily:
- Build forms or mobile applications with Microsoft Power Apps (canvas apps) without any development skills
No prior knowledge to Power Apps or Power Automate is required.