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Srini
Microsoft
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How to consume rest api in power app

Noticed there is no option to consume rest api as data source while building powerapps.

Is it available and i am missing or is there in plan in near future

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I have created a restful web api wth swagger enabled. I am able to create a connection with swagger document.

But in design mode after i set items source to specific get method and associate few properties to internal fields in design time and when trying to run in design time (https://us.preprod.create.powerapps.com/studio/?action=edit&source=portal&app-id=%2Fproviders%2FMicr...), i see output is not getting rendered. But when i save my work and try to open over web link

(https://ms.web.powerapps.com/webplayer/app?source=portal&screenColor=RGBA(0%2c176%2c240%2c1)&appId=%...) it works rendering data.

 

I have attached relevant screenshots.

 

How can get it work in design time.

 

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Custom APIs do not presently have what PowerApps considers 'tabular' capabilities.  If you want this please up-vote here:

 

https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/PowerApps-Ideas/Custom-API-with-tabular-capabilities/idc-p/22385

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