A step-by-step guide that will help you create, share, and deploy applications across your organization using MS PowerApps
Key Features
Create apps with rich user experiences without paying for costly developers
Improve productivity with business process automation using Microsoft Power Automate
Build enterprise-grade apps with MS PowerApps’ built-in storage space, Common Data Service
Book Description
Microsoft PowerApps provides a modern approach to building business applications for mobile, tablet, and browser. Learn Microsoft PowerApps will guide you in creating powerful and productive apps that will add value to your organization by helping you transform old and inefficient processes and workflows.
Starting with an introduction to PowerApps, this book will help you set up and configure your first application. You’ll explore a variety of built-in templates and understand the key difference between types of applications such as canvas and model-driven apps, which are used to create apps for specific business scenarios. In addition to this, you’ll learn how to generate and integrate apps directly with SharePoint, and gain an understanding of PowerApps key components such as connectors and formulas. As you advance, you’ll be able to use various controls and data sources, including technologies such as GPS, and combine them to create an iterative app. Finally, the book will help you understand how PowerApps can use several Microsoft Power Automate and Azure functionalities to improve your applications.
By the end of this PowerApps book, you’ll be ready to confidently develop lightweight business applications with minimal code.
What you will learn
Design an app by simply dragging and dropping elements onto your canvas
Understand how to store images within PowerApps
Explore the use of GPS and how you can use GPS data in PowerApps
Get to grips with using barcodes and QR codes in your apps
Share your applications with the help of Microsoft Teams and SharePoint
Use connectors to share data between your app and Microsoft’s app ecosystem
Who this book is for
This book is ideal for business analysts, IT professionals, and both developers and non-developers alike. If you want to meet business needs by creating high productivity apps, this book is for you. Don’t worry if you have no experience or knowledge of PowerApps, this book simplifies PowerApps for beginners.
Table of Contents
Introducing PowerApps
Creating Your First Canvas PowerApp
Creating Apps from SharePoint
Publishing and Leveraging PowerApps
Exploring Controls
Exploring Formulas
Working with Data
Introducing Connectors
Using GPS in PowerApps
Working with Images and Barcodes
Securing Your PowerApps
Working Offline
Using Power Automate with PowerApps
Using Azure with PowerApps
Introducing Model-Driven Apps
Creating Model-Driven Apps
Exploring Environments within Our Tenancy