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kNeal_0216
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Is Dynamics 365 part of PowerApps

We have O365 E3 plan.  When we add the PowerApps app to a users profile Dynamics 365 automatically appears.  My question is this:  Is a stripped down version of Dynamics 365 automatically included with PowerApps?  We don't want to pay for Dynamics365 as we don't really have a use for it, we just wanted to use PowerApps.  I wanted to remove it from the apps list, but that is not an option.  Please advise how they are connected and my options.  Thank you.

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PeteMc
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PowerApps, Dynamics 365, Flow and PowerBI are all part of the Power platform. 

 

With your Office E3 licence you only get access to PowerApp (Canvas) and Flow.

Side note: If you had Office 365 E5 you would also get PowerBI

 

If you were to get a PowerApps Plan 2 licence you would get access to build a Model Driven power app that is built on CDS which is the same back end as Dynamics 365. Also with a single PowerApps plan 2 licence as the developer and PowerApps Plan 1 as the users you can leverage the power of CDS (Dynamics 365) database for use in a canvas app.

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PeteMc
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PowerApps, Dynamics 365, Flow and PowerBI are all part of the Power platform. 

 

With your Office E3 licence you only get access to PowerApp (Canvas) and Flow.

Side note: If you had Office 365 E5 you would also get PowerBI

 

If you were to get a PowerApps Plan 2 licence you would get access to build a Model Driven power app that is built on CDS which is the same back end as Dynamics 365. Also with a single PowerApps plan 2 licence as the developer and PowerApps Plan 1 as the users you can leverage the power of CDS (Dynamics 365) database for use in a canvas app.

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Shoot - it appeared in my list - so I tried it.  UGH....Now they're going to bill us for it.  Dang!

Thank you for your response.

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