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Timer in canvas app

How to start and stop a timer using single button in canvas power app? Please someone help me out in this.

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SpongYe
Super User
Super User

Hi @Anony1k 

 

Add a button in your app with this code in the OnSelect:

 

If(
    varTimerRunning,
    UpdateContext({varTimerRunning: false}),
    UpdateContext({varTimerRunning: true})
)

 

 

Create a timer control in your app and set its Start property to varTimerRunning.

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Clicking on the button will start the timer. If you click again it will stop the timer. 

 

If you have any questions or feedback, please let me know. Have a great day! 😊

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SpongYe
Super User
Super User

Hi @Anony1k 

 

Add a button in your app with this code in the OnSelect:

 

If(
    varTimerRunning,
    UpdateContext({varTimerRunning: false}),
    UpdateContext({varTimerRunning: true})
)

 

 

Create a timer control in your app and set its Start property to varTimerRunning.

SpongYe_0-1701503459641.png

SpongYe_1-1701503552785.gif

 

 

Clicking on the button will start the timer. If you click again it will stop the timer. 

 

If you have any questions or feedback, please let me know. Have a great day! 😊

-----------------------
PowerYsa Power Platform Enthusiast [LinkedIn] | [Youtube]

I love to share my knowledge and learn from others. If you find my posts helpful, please give them a thumbs up 👍 or mark them as a solution ✔️. You can also check out my [@PowerYSA] for some cool solutions and insights. Feel free to connect with me on any of the platforms above. Cheers! 🍻

 

This worked. Thanks a lot!!!

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