Model-Driven-Apps: How to use the side pane to show custom HTML

Today we will learn how to create a custom web resource (HTML) using Angular, and show it in the side pane using Xrm.App.sidePanes.createPane method. The end result will be like the below picture: Without further ado, let's go make the Angular apps! Angular Project Before we begin, I want to give a shoutout to these … Continue reading Model-Driven-Apps: How to use the side pane to show custom HTML

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Model-Driven-Apps: Implement Editable Grid and learn how to customize it

Let's learn how to implement Editable Grid and apply simple customization. As the name, the Editable Grid is a grid where we can do inline editing. In this blog, I create a custom table where we will implement the below scenario: - On Qty or Unit Price changed, set Total with formula Qty * Unit … Continue reading Model-Driven-Apps: Implement Editable Grid and learn how to customize it

Learn how to deploy web resources with Azure DevOps Pipeline

Before we begin, this topic is similar to what Benedikt Bergmann explains in his blog post. But like always, if I do not yet try it by myself = I do not yet fully understand ūüėÄ. The twist will be I will create the web resource project using Dataverse DevTools by Danish Naglekar (TypeScript for … Continue reading Learn how to deploy web resources with Azure DevOps Pipeline

Create solution’s setting file for export-import purposes (Power Automate + Dataverse)

When I published this blog post about Power Automate Deployment (manual), the great - Bill Blancett gave suggestions regarding the solution's import setting file that we can use if we want to import the solution using CI/CD or using Power Platform Tools CLI (you need to make sure you install this on your machine): TL/DR … Continue reading Create solution’s setting file for export-import purposes (Power Automate + Dataverse)

Dataverse: Comparing Create vs ExecuteMultipleRequest vs Azure Service Bus – ServiceBusTrigger

Today we will learn how to write code for bulk create records (e.g for custom data migrating purposes). I will give two methods (plus with different settings to see if they have positive differences) and compare the time to see the best results. Without further a do, let's go! For the code itself, this is … Continue reading Dataverse: Comparing Create vs ExecuteMultipleRequest vs Azure Service Bus – ServiceBusTrigger

How to use OnExternalUpdated for Dataverse Virtual Entity

When we have already set up a Virtual Table/Entity in the Dataverse, sometimes there is a scenario when a data is being updated in the source system, it also needs to trigger the Dataverse Event (that contains our custom business logic). Today, we will learn¬†how to enable Virtual Tables to support Dataverse events. In the … Continue reading How to use OnExternalUpdated for Dataverse Virtual Entity

Dynamics CRM: Populate Data using InitializeFrom Function

Do you notice when we create a Lead and qualify it in Dynamics CRM, the out-of-the-box feature will convert the Lead to Contact (all the data that was input in Lead, automatically populated in the Contact)? And sometimes, we are also being requested to make the same feature (mapping the data from one table to … Continue reading Dynamics CRM: Populate Data using InitializeFrom Function

Create Dataverse Record and Set SharedVariable From PowerAutomate

In Dataverse, we can add several additional parameters when we request something that you can check in this documentation. And from all the optional parameters provided, my favorite is the "Tag" parameter that allows us to pass SharedVariable to the Plugin. In the documentation above, you can see how we can pass those parameters using a WebAPI … Continue reading Create Dataverse Record and Set SharedVariable From PowerAutomate

Dataverse: Create GetLastDateOfMonth Function in Custom Connector

Do you know we can write¬†Code (Preview) in Custom Connector? In this blog post, we will make a simple function that will return the last date of the month to try the feature. Without further ado here are the steps: Go to make.powerapps.com >¬†Dataverse¬†>¬†Custom Connectors¬†> on the top right hit¬†+ New custom connector¬†>¬†Create from blank¬†option: … Continue reading Dataverse: Create GetLastDateOfMonth Function in Custom Connector

Dataverse: Export Import Solution from your command prompt using PowerApps CLI

Powerapps CLI have lots of function to support our daily activities. The most useful to me of course the command "pac plugin init" that automatically creates Plugin Project. Today, we will learn about Authentication and Solution commands to do export-import across the environment. Installing You can find the download link of the PowerApps CLI on this page. Once you have … Continue reading Dataverse: Export Import Solution from your command prompt using PowerApps CLI