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The theme of this year’s Power Platform World Tour is pursuing greatness through innovation. We’ll be focusing on how the Power Platform applications can push the envelope on your business needs.

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The conference might be over, but there’s so much more in store! Get ready to transform your business with the latest in Microsoft Business Applications. Explore 200+ sessions, workshops, and keynotes from Microsoft Business Applications Summit, available now in the PowerApps Community.

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This week on the PowerApps community call joining Todd Baginski and the PowerApps team is another Power Platform MVP, Ted Pattison covering one of their favorite Topics: PowerApps Coding Standards and Guidelines 

https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/Video-Gallery/PowerApps-Community-Call-June-19th-Best-Practices-...

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 We will be giving away exclusive Microsoft PowerApps swag to our Top Community Contributors at the end of each month! (June 2019)

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Hands on workshop for Microsoft Applications Summit walking attendees through integrating PowerApps, Flow and Power BI to create a scoreboard application that writes data to a dataset and displays it with Power BI. 

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Make your plan and embrace what’s next for your business. Don’t miss Microsoft Business Applications Summit, coming to Atlanta, Georgia, June 10 – 11, 2019. We’re gearing up for an amazing 2+ days filled fresh approaches, the latest technologies, and new ways to power digital transformation at every level.

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LRVinNC
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Punctuation is used to separate the items in the list. The usual way of doing this is to place a comma after each item in the list, with the last item in the list typically preceded by the words and or or.  That's easy to do when writing a document, but how do you automate this when you don't know how many items will be in your list?

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To enable you to connect with the community rockstars have created a community lounge and will be scheduling a subset of those community stars for you to interact with. This blog has highlights of the community members and topics you will find at this year’s Microsoft Business Application Summit. 

 

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We can't wait for Microsoft Business Applications Summit this year – and it’s almost here! Coming to Atlanta, Georgia June 10 – 11, this is your chance to get hands-on with your favorite tools, go one-on-one with experts and engineers, and collaborate with our vibrant community of data drivers.

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Rick72
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This blog post is part of a series called AMFTF (a message from the field) containing short blog posts about a best practice, a functionality, a how-to and/or something just worth writing a blog post about. Todays topic is about changing the order of sections (data cards) in a scrollable screen ("Canvas" control).

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Administrator

In our April call we chatted all about components and the new PowerApps Component Framework!

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How to speed up and increase the security of the PowerApps sharing process using security groups

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Time to get excited – the full session catalog for Microsoft Business Applications Summit is here. Explore every breakout session and workshop coming to the conference, taking place in Atlanta, Georgia June 10 – 11, 2019. Get ready to flex your skills – and build new ones – with all things PowerApps and beyond.

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These calls we will share the latest news about PowerApps, demonstrate tips and tools to help you build awesome PowerApps. You will meet the PowerApps product team and community experts to get your questions answered. Agenda for this month’s call included: Deep dive into components! Recent news and community activities Q&A.

This month's call is starring: Daniel Christian and Todd Baginski

Where: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=McLN4ky0ILw

 

 

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KroonOfficeSol
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This Blog is about the Combo Box and an alternative way to set them up. This post is interesting for several reasons:

  • Setting up Combo boxes is relatively time-consuming
  • Combo Boxes tent to change the displayed text from time to time
  • We want to make it easier to reuse code in our apps

In this blog, we will create a wrapper formula to deal with this point. We use Filter, AddColumns, SortByColumns, ShowColumns formulas to do so.

If you are more a visual learner, you can also watch this video:



Let start!

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wyotim
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In this blog post we will explore a method for color control that not only aims to make app creation and color maintenance simpler but can also be easily extended to give users personalization options.

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How to integrate Power BI visuals into PowerApps

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We’re so excited to announce Alexis Ohanian as our special guest keynote speaker for Microsoft Business Applications Summit, coming to Atlanta, Georgia June 10 – 11, 2019.

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The Power Platform World Tour (formerly referred to as the Power BI World Tour) is well underway as it wrapped up its second stop in Silicon Valley, California.

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Have you or anyone you know been impacted by the community (through a user group or an online community)? At Microsoft Business Applications this year, we will be showing a hype video highlighting the impact of community (career advancement, meaningful friendships, recognition at work with help from community etc.).

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Super User
Super User

Currently there is no out-of-box feature available in PowerApps and Flow to convert a numerical value into word and hence this blog walks you through how to build one. This blog is an extension of Brian Dang's 'Expanded Word Form for place value' blog.

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KickingApps
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Responsive(ish) image grid - no CSS required

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KC
Level 8

In PowerApps there is already a phone form factor Org Browser template. 

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This post is about creating an Org Chart type app for the tablet form factor and or an app you can embed in a web page.

 

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Join the next Microsoft #PowerAppsCC March 20th, 2019 at 8:00 AM PST. We're going to show how to manage migrating InfoPath to PowerApps and other great things. Download the call series to join: http://msft.social/JVYMs5

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In January this year, Jim Daly provided a detailed announcement on the previous version CDS to the CDS for Apps migration experience that is available for self service. As the deadline to initiate the database migration is coming up, we want to help ensure everyone has considered if a CDS migration is required for their environments with a previous version CDS instance, and continue operating successfully.

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We are thrilled to announce that Forrester has recognized Microsoft PowerApps as a leader in The Forrester Wave™: Low-Code Development Platforms For AD&D Professionals, Q1 2019, and rated strongest on strategy. For a deep dive on this news, please visit the PowerApps blog.

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Hey PowerApps Fans!

 

I would like to announce that we will begin recognizing our top PowerApps Community contributors for each month with a special gift! We will be giving away exclusive Microsoft PowerApps swag to our Top Community Contributors at the end of each month, starting this month! (March 2019)

This is an incentive for ANYONE & EVERYONE in the PowerApps Community who wants a chance to earn some awesome PowerApps swag! 

 

What are PowerApps Community Contributions?

The most important community contributions that you can offer are Solutions Authored. This means that you wrote a reply on someone's thread and they felt like your reply was a valid solution to the issue initially addressed by their thread so they marked your reply as the Accepted Solution. That is what we are mostly here for, after all, working solutions to our issues! Replies Authored, Kudos Given/Received are other examples of community contribution, but they will not be weighed as heavily as your Solutions Authored!

There are lots of threads throughout the PowerApps Community right now that don't have replies or haven't received any acceptable solutions as replies. This is something we can all help solve together if we offer our knowledge wherever we can.

 

How do I find the topics/threads that I can offer help with?

Let's say that you have some knowledge and experience regarding using the "Compose" action in PowerApps. You can use the search feature to conduct very specific searches regarding the "Component" action that will only show the threads where you can offer help regarding that specific action. This is an excellent way for anyone to help lots of other PowerApps users while at the same time keeping your skills sharp and learning new things! I recommend that EVERYONE registered here on the PowerApps Community regularly conduct quick searches for the areas where you can offer insight. I can almost guarantee you 100% that you will at least learn some great new things along the way. 

 

We have a special 1ST PLACE PRIZE TO KICK OFF THIS MONTHLY SWAG GIVEAWAY FOR WHOMEVER PROVIDES THE MOST SOLUTIONS IN MARCH 

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JellyBoxBluetooth Speaker

Exact PMS Color Match Bluetooth Capability up to 33 ft On Speaker Controls Built-in Microphone for Conference Calls Built-in TF or Micro SD slot to play music without device Up 10 Hours of Audio Playtime Includes charging and auxiliary cable

 

I will be announcing the monthly winner(s) here on the News and Announcements board at the end of each month!

Please feel free to contact me with any questions regarding this awesome opportunity!!

 

Happy PowerApping!

-Robert @TopShelf-MSFT 

Microsoft PowerApps Community PM

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Super User
Super User

One of the features that I missed from MS Access was the “Search as you type” feature of the dropdown/combobox control.  While you can have this functionality in a Combobox control, I prefer to use a dropdown instead for simplicity. In addition, the built in “Search” function of the PowerApps Combobox is not delegatable in SharePoint and will always throw a delegation warning.   

 

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Super User
Super User

This blog walks you through how you can leverage both Azure Blob storage and Azure SQL simultaneously by building a relationship between the two.

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