06-09-2019 10:41 AM
PowerApps Canvas Apps Components remain one of those features that seem to have endless possibilities. I have, for quite some time now, been working with the Google Maps API in many of my applications to return a static image pointing to a specific location on the map.
As I moved from application to application, I noticed that I always ended up doing the same operations: format a label with a string representing the maps API Url, then substituting very specific elements within that string, with address information or latitude and longitude coordinates, adding the API key, and playing with the size of the map image returned by the maps API. Frankly, a time consuming process that added no value to my projects....
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You will need an API Key from Google APIs in order to work with this component within your application