cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Reply
mmbarcafan
Frequent Visitor

Embed and Open Powerapps from Microsoft teams mobile client

Hi,

I have created a powerapp which connects to sharepoint and added the app to teams. I have then used the app setting policy to add the app as a pinned app in the Teams admin center in the org wide policy.

After a few hours, I got the notification in the teams web client that the admin has pinned an app and the app tile shows up in the teams web client.

However, if I go to the Mobile client, I do not see the Powerapp that I created in the list of apps in Mobile.

 

Why is my app not showing up in the list of pinned apps in the teams mobile client?

Does it take more time to get the policy applied to the Mobile client?

How do I enable the powerapps to show in the teams mobile app?

 

Regards,

Manish

 

7 REPLIES 7
tetsu_20010718
Microsoft
Microsoft

Hi @tetsu_20010718 ,

Technically your link says it is not possible to add the app using mobile

-->

At this time, adding apps can only be done from the web and desktop versions of Teams.

-->

it does not say that already added apps will not show up in Teams Mobile app under More apps. (in my experience the result is the same though, I added multiple third party apps and even Microsoft Power Apps but they never appear on Microsoft Teams Mobile Client App and the Power Apps Channels in Microsoft Teams opens the Mobile Power Apps Client App)

 

Do you have another link where this limitation is confirmed? 

Max44
Helper V
Helper V

PowerApps in Microsoft Teams – Make your team more productive
In your Teams channel, just click on + sign, then add PowerApps as a tab:
Teams will show all the apps available to you.
Note: You will need to share the app and the data sources with your team members.

Anonymous
Not applicable

@tetsu_20010718 I have the same question as @Django have, why I can not see my teams' apps in the mobile teams' app? when I click on the "MORE" tab, it displays "No data found". On the other hand, the app is showing in the desktop teams as a tab.

So, do you have another link where this limitation is confirmed?

Anonymous
Not applicable

Quick updates on my earlier post today, when I added a new app to the teams and publish it to a specific channel, all installed apps start appearing under the "MORE" tab including the newly published app for the mobile teams. So, all good at my end now.

Hi @Anonymous, thank you for updating!

We recently added a Power App to Microsoft Teams --> we wanted it to appear on the left side railbar as a pinned app. The tab experience within a channel has been working for a while now and like you said even tries to open up in the Teams App instead of the Power App Client / new browser tab.

 

However we also wanted to make the Power App visible by default. This is possible using a Teams App Policy: Manage app setup policies in Microsoft Teams - Microsoft Teams | Microsoft Docs

It not only shows up in the Teams Client on Desktop:

Microsoft_Teams_Power_App_Client_Desktop.png

 

but also on Teams Browser Sessions

Microsoft_Teams_Power_App_Browser_Desktop.png

 

and even on Teams Mobile Client

Microsoft_Teams_Power_App_Client_Mobile.png

 

Very cool!!!

Anonymous
Not applicable

@Django Thank you for the information, indeed it is very cool 🙂

Helpful resources

Announcements

Back to Basics: Tuesday Tip #2: All About Community Ranks

This weekly series is our way of helping the amazing members of our community--both new members and seasoned veterans--learn and grow in how to best engage in the community! Each Tuesday, we will feature new areas of content that will help you best understand the community--from ranking and badges to profile avatars, from Super Users to blogging in the community. Our hope is that this information will help each of our community members grow in their experience with Power Platform, with the community, and with each other!   Have you ever wondered how your fellow community members earn the different ranks available? What is the difference between an Advocate and a Helper, a Solution Sage and a Community Champion? In today's #TuesdayTip, we share the secrets and tips to help YOU keep your ranking growing--and why it's so important to our communities. What are community ranks? - Power Platform Community (microsoft.com)   Get the details in this Knowledge Base article that shows you what ranks are, how they are achieved, and what they mean to you as you engage with other community members on a regular basis. Once you start your journey in the community, ranking up, you'll find the benefits. So get busy with those kudos, solutions, and more! We can't wait to see how you rank!That's it for this week. Tune in for more Tuesday Tips next Tuesday and join the community as we continue to get "Back to Basics."

It's #MPPC23 Week! Check Out the Community Sessions and Events Happening in Vegas

After all the planning and preparing, the annual Microsoft Power Platform Conference is finally here! We are excited to see so many of our community in Las Vegas this week. To help make sure you don't miss any of the workshops, sessions, and events we have planned, make sure to check out this handy Community One-Sheet, and download the pdf today! Make sure to stop by the Community Lounge to meet @hugobernier, @EricArcher, @heaher_italent, and @AshleyFelts from our team! See you in Vegas!    

Join Us for the First-Ever Biz Apps Community User Group Meeting: Live from MPPC23

  Join us for the first-ever the Biz Apps Community User Group meeting live from the Power Platform Conference! This one hour user group meeting is all about discovering the value and benefits of User Groups! Discover how you can find a group in your local area or about specific topics where you can learn new skills and meet like-minded people as a user group member.   Hear from User Group leaders about why they do what they do and what resources they receive to help them succeed as community ambassadors. If you have never attended a User Group meeting before, this will be a great introduction! We hope you are inspired to find a group that meets your unique interests!   October 5th at 2:15 pm Pacific time   If you're attending #MPPC23 in Las Vegas, join us in person! Find out more here: https://powerplatformconf.com/#!/session/Biz%20Apps%20Community%20User%20Group%20Meeting%20-%20Live%20from%20MPPC/6172   Not at MPPC23? Attend vvirtually by registering here: https://aka.ms/MPPCusergroupmeeting2023    If you can't attend this meeting live, don't worry! We will record this meeting and share it with the Community at powerusers.microsoft.com 

Back to Basics: Tuesday Tip #1: All About YOUR Community Account

We are excited to kick off our new #TuesdayTIps series, "Back to Basics." This weekly series is our way of helping the amazing members of our community--both new members and seasoned veterans--learn and grow in how to best engage in the community! Each Tuesday, we will feature new areas of content that will help you best understand the community--from ranking and badges to profile avatars, from Super Users to blogging in the community. Our hope is that this information will help each of our community members grow in their experience with Power Platform, with the community, and with each other!     This Week's Tips: Account Support: Changing Passwords, Changing Email Addresses or Usernames, "Need Admin Approval," Etc.Wondering how to get support for your community account? Check out the details on these common questions and more. Just follow the link below for articles that explain it all.Community Account Support - Power Platform Community (microsoft.com)   All About GDPR: How It Affects Closing Your Community Account (And Why You Should Think Twice Before You Do)GDPR, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), took effect May 25th 2018. A European privacy law, GDPR imposes new rules on companies and other organizations offering goods and services to people in the European Union (EU), or that collect and analyze data tied to EU residents. GDPR applies no matter where you are located, and it affects what happens when you decide to close your account. Read the details here:All About GDPR - Power Platform Community (microsoft.com)   Getting to Know You: Setting Up Your Community Profile, Customizing Your Profile, and More.Your community profile helps other members of the community get to know you as you begin to engage and interact. Your profile is a mirror of your activity in the community. Find out how to set it up, change your avatar, adjust your time zone, and more. Click on the link below to find out how:Community Profile, Time Zone, Picture (Avatar) & D... - Power Platform Community (microsoft.com)   That's it for this week. Tune in for more Tuesday Tips next Tuesday and join the community as we get "Back to Basics."

Power Platform Community Newsletter: September 2023

Welcome to our September 2023 Newsletter, where we highlight the latest news, product releases, podcasts, upcoming events, and the great work of our Power Platform Community members. As usual, please make sure you follow our News & Announcements in the Community to stay up to date. Another great way to connect is to join our Power Platform Community on LinkedIn. You can join our LInkedIn community here.   MPPC's Got Power - Submissions end September 28th! Are you ready to showcase your skills at the Microsoft Power Platform Conference in Las Vegas? Don't miss out on the "MPPC's Got Power" talent show, a grand celebration of connection, inspiration, and shared journeys. Whether you're a technical innovator, a talented storyteller, or have a hidden creative side, we want to see what you've got! With three categories to choose from, you have the chance to shine on stage and make your mark in the Microsoft Power Platform community.  Click the GIF to sign up by Thursday 28th September to be part of an unforgettable MPPC23 experience. Now is your time to shine!     Check Out the Low Code Approach Podcast Give the Low Code Approach Podcast a listen! Hosted by Sean Fiene, Wendy Haddad, and Kenric Auguillard, this innovative show shines a light on how Microsoft MVPs, product team members, and Community users are building exciting solutions using Microsoft Power Platform. Plus, with guests like Kartik Kanakasabesan, April Dunnam, Ricardo Duncan Jr., Sonja Gu, Phil Topness, Shane Young and more, this weekly show is a must for all you Business Applications enthusiasts out there. Click the image below to check it out!           COMMUNITY HIGHLIGHTS Check out the most active Community users for August 2023. These hardworking members are posting regularly, answering questions, writing blogs, giving kudos, and providing top solutions in their communities across Power Platform. Huge thanks to these amazing community members for their great contributions last month! trice602poweractivateLaurensMWarrenBelzAmikBCBuizerSamLedcreativeopinion timlExpiscornovusManishSolankiMattJimisonfernandosilvaMisterMarkPstork1saudali_25hafizsultan242Lucas001ragavanrajanp_doc   UPCOMING EVENT: 365 EDUCON CHICAGO Whether you're new to Microsoft 365, Power Platform and SharePoint, or an experienced power user, admin or developer, 365 EduCon has content designed to fit your experience level and area of interest. Their workshops and sessions are taught by Microsoft Certified Trainers, MVPs, Regional Directors, and Engineers. Find out more and register here: Home - Microsoft 365 EduCon Chicago - A Microsoft 365 Conference.  

Announcing the MPPC's Got Power Talent Show at #MPPC23

Are you attending the Microsoft Power Platform Conference 2023 in Las Vegas? If so, we invite you to join us for the MPPC's Got Power Talent Show!      Our talent show is more than a show—it's a grand celebration of connection, inspiration, and shared journeys. Through stories, skills, and collective experiences, we come together to uplift, inspire, and revel in the magic of our community's diverse talents. This year, our talent event promises to be an unforgettable experience, echoing louder and brighter than anything you've seen before.    We're casting a wider net with three captivating categories:  Demo Technical Solutions: Show us your Power Platform innovations, be it apps, flows, chatbots, websites or dashboards... Storytelling: Share tales of your journey with Power Platform. Hidden Talents: Unveil your creative side—be it dancing, singing, rapping, poetry, or comedy. Let your talent shine!    Got That Special Spark? A Story That Demands to Be Heard? Your moment is now!  🚀 Sign up to Showcase Your Brilliance: https://aka.ms/MPPCGotPowerSignUp  🔥 Deadline for submissions: Thursday, Sept 28th    How It Works:  Submit this form to sign up: https://aka.ms/MPPCGotPowerSignUp  We'll contact you if you're selected. Get ready to be onstage!  The Spotlight is Yours: Each participant has 3-5 minutes to shine, with insightful commentary from our panel of judges. We’re not just giving you a stage; we’re handing you the platform to make your mark.     Be the Story We Tell: Your talents and narratives will not just entertain but inspire, serving as the bedrock for our community’s future stories and successes.    Celebration, Surprises, and Connections: As the curtain falls, the excitement continues! Await surprise awards and seize the chance to mingle with industry experts, Microsoft Power Platform leaders, and community luminaries. It's not just a show; it's an opportunity to forge connections and celebrate shared successes.    Event Details:  📆 Date and Time: Wed Oct 4th, 6:30-9:00PM   📍 Location: MPPC23 at the MGM Grand, Las Vegas, NV, USA  

Top Solution Authors
Top Kudoed Authors
Users online (3,047)