cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Reply
Dribblej
Frequent Visitor

Dataflows from CDS Sales to CDS Project 4TW PowerApp

Hello, 

 

I am creating my first Dataflows. The goal is connecting my organizations D365 Sales CDS to Project CDS so I can use Accounts from Sales to becomes Accounts in my Project Power app. I have been building out the project power app that has project 4 the web functionality through the projects entity. 

 

My problem: I created a Dataflow that pulls the Account entity from D365 Sales and mapped it to a custom field of jdib_accounts so it didn't overwrite the OOB entity field of "accounts" in case I made a mistake. I want to see how this works. I was successful in pulling the data from Sales CDS into Project CDS but data fields with choice options are only displaying the value rather than the text choice associated with this value. 

 

My example is IndustryCode. I have a field called Industry that is a choice data type in Sales. Choice 1 could be Lender and is associated with value 1. I want this data to be displayed as the choice and not the value. This is a local option set in D365 as well in the account entity. 

Screen Shot 2021-01-25 at 11.37.32 AM.pngScreen Shot 2021-01-25 at 11.39.17 AM.png

When I create the Dataflow can I pull the local choice set so that it displays in the source field its mapped to? How do I get the choices to show up in the new field rather than just the values associated with the choices? 


Thank you so much for your help. 

All the best, 

Josh 

 

0 REPLIES 0

Helpful resources

Announcements
PA Virtual Workshop Carousel 768x460.png

Register for a Free Workshop

This training provides practical hands-on experience in creating Power Apps solutions in a full-day of instructor-led App creation workshop.

Microsoft Build 768x460.png

Microsoft Build is May 24-26. Have you registered yet?

Come together to explore latest innovations in code and application development—and gain insights from experts from around the world.

May UG Leader Call Carousel 768x460.png

What difference can a User Group make for you?

At the monthly call, connect with other leaders and find out how community makes your experience even better.

Users online (2,200)