Tip #1400: Excluding inactive records from duplicate detection

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It’s good to be reminded every now and then about the features that have been around for a long time and are documented but somehow any question from the business about them draws a blank and ubiquitous “I have to get back to you”. Today’s reminder is from Ankita Chavan. (Do you use a feature […]

Tip #1399: Dynamic ‘+’ email aliases in Office 365

We rarely publish tips outside of our cozy Power Platform bubble (more like a Zeppelin these days though!). But this one… THIS ONE… I’ve been dreaming about it since I’ve got my first email eons ago… It’s here now! Support for Dynamic ‘+’ Email Aliases in Office 365 – Customer Feedback for Microsoft Office 365 […]

Tip #1396: Multi-currency aggregates in Dataverse

tl;dr When using aggregates with multiple currencies make sure the business understands how the totals are calculated, how exchange rate is used, and why it’s a good idea to roll out your own calculations. Bring it on Multi-currency support has always been one of the staple features of …. eerrr … Dataverse since version … […]

Tip #1385: Can not see environment

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The administrator gave me a role in a Power Platform/Dynamics 365 environment, but I cannot see that environment in the environment selector from make.powerapps.com or the Power Platform Admin Center. Lots of people lately So if you cannot reach an environment after being granted access to it, I’ve discovered the following seemingly fool-proof method of […]

Tip #1369: New user cannot see environment

The Camouflage of an Eastern Bearded Dragon (Pogona barbata) blends almost perfectly with its environment.

I recently saw the following scenario in several environments: New user added and license for Dynamics 365 or Power Apps assigned User granted security role in an environment User can only see default environment when going to make.powerapps.com or power platform admin center, but they see all environments at Power Automate. The reason for this […]