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Dexx3336
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Helper II

How to save Image/Attachments to Dynamics 365 from PowerApps

Hello power users, 
-> I need to save pen input singnature in dyanmic 365. Currenlty i m able to acheive this but the problem is it is not storing it in base64 format. It is storing in "appres://blobmanager/9d1599e730964434a494a38b7d93fe7f/11" format. Due to this, the signature is not showing in Mobile device due to incompatible format. but this signature is visible for apps in powerapp. 

-> Also I didnt get the solution of how to save the images/ Attachments in Dynamics 365 from PowerApps

 

Is Any one faced same issue?

please share the solution.

 

Thanks!

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JensKofod
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Resolver II

An easy and multi-purpose solution is found to add pen-input to Sharepoint/Email/PDF by utilizing the addition of a PowerApps Json functionality added on 02/05/2019.

The Short description on how to make this work is to save the pen input image in a JSON format asking the JSON function to include Binary Data:

Set( PenVar, JSON( PenInput1.Image,JSONFormat.IncludeBinaryData ) );

See here for details: https://iiu.dk/2019/10/12/powerapps-pen-input/

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Dexx3336
Helper II
Helper II

Anyone have some alternate way to achieve this ?

As far as I can tell, this is still not suported.

An option: 

https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/General-Discussion/Pen-input-save-image-to-SharePoint/td-p/81575

(not tried it yet)

johnguilbert197
Advocate I
Advocate I

Afraid so. I have tried everything to try and get an image saved from mobile phone (native camera) and saving image in Sharepoint. So frustrating and deadline looming.

JensKofod
Resolver II
Resolver II

An easy and multi-purpose solution is found to add pen-input to Sharepoint/Email/PDF by utilizing the addition of a PowerApps Json functionality added on 02/05/2019.

The Short description on how to make this work is to save the pen input image in a JSON format asking the JSON function to include Binary Data:

Set( PenVar, JSON( PenInput1.Image,JSONFormat.IncludeBinaryData ) );

See here for details: https://iiu.dk/2019/10/12/powerapps-pen-input/

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