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mccarthyk
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Renaming Custom Forms

Hello Community,

I have a PowerApp with several customized forms. When I originally created the appliction I did not use the best naming conventions so I want to go back and update the names of these forms. However, when I do, my forms completely reformat and I have to spend a significant amount of time fixing them to appear as they did previously.

 

Has anyone else experienced this? Am I doing something wrong? Is this a known issue? 

 

To rename the form I am using the tree view > rename. This works fine for other entities (controls, galleries, data tables, etc.) as well as forms that are not customized, I have only experienced this with custom forms.

 

Thanks,

@mccarthyk 

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v-yuxima-msft
Community Support
Community Support

Hi @mccarthyk 

 

How do you change your App's name?

Could you please reference this?

set-name-tile

 

I test on my side and don't have the issue.

Could you please change other Browsers to test?

 

Best Regards.

Yumia

 

 

v-yuxima-msft
Community Support
Community Support

Hi @mccarthyk 

 

More information:

renaming-sharepoint-list-powerapps-forms

 

Best Regards.

Yumia

Hello @v-yuxima-msft,

I apologize for the delayed response. However, it is not the SharePoint list/PowerApp form that I am trying to rename. It is the form within a canvas PowerApps. See the attached screenshot as an example.

FormSave.png

 

Thank you,

@mccarthyk 

 

Has no one resolved this? I am having this same issue and almost a year later from the original post. Tried in Edge and Google Chrome.

Nope, this has not been resolved. I still encounter this issue as well and have had to work around it since posting originally.

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