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Powerapps vs sharepoint list

I am new to powerapps and sharepoint. I need help in creating an app. The problem I am facing right now is I want to edit item from sharepoint list through powerapps. I know it can be done by browsegallery. But then i dont the browse gallery. I have created 10 items in my sharepoint list. I need to scan a qr code that linked to particular item in sharepoint list. Then after i clicked the link i need to edit that particular item details in second screen through powerapps. Is there any solution for this?

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Re: Powerapps vs sharepoint list

Yes, there are, but currently PowerApps only supports for Barcode scan.

If you would like to have PowerApps enable QR code, then please vote up the following idea:

QR Code scanning


Here offers the general steps.

1. Please first follow the article below to implement the Barcode scanner control:

Scan a barcode in PowerApps

2. Then Barcode should be saved into a current Global Variable named with BarcodeValue (with Set() function), 

3. Add another button for navigation,

4. New an Edit screen, with a EditForm control,

5. set the following properties of the EditForm control:

Item property: Lookup(SharePointList, BarcodeField=BarcodeValue)

DataSource property set to: SharePoint list,

Form defaultmode property set to: Edit.

6. Add another button under the Edit Screen, 

Set its OnSelect proeprty to:


For how to work with form control, see:

Understand form in PowerApps




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