Tip #1412: Changing the position of the WYSWYG editor buttons

It’s spring time in Australia and our tipsters are coming back! Elaiza Benitez is here (at least that’s what her Twitter handle says). And you can be here too – just email jar@crmtipoftheday.com with your brilliant suggestion and we’ll take care of the rest. For those who have been long time makers with Dynamics 365, […]

Tip #1407: How to secure Power Apps portal from making the news

Screenshot from Portal 2 game by Valve. Screenshot contains two robots from the in-game promotion video on cooperation.

You are a CEO of Rykita, a worldwide manufacturer of power tools used by millions. You wake up invigorated and ready for action only to see the news headlines “Rykita injures more than a thousand customers”, “Calls for Rykita to blunt their tools”, “Rykita customers bleed profusely”, “Users of Rykita tools risk infection if injured”, […]

Tip #1402: Why you should not use Microsoft Lists/SharePoint Lists for business-critical Power Apps

Long list of things to do before I die written by chalk on blackboard

SharePoint lists (and now Microsoft Lists) are an easy way to quickly create lists of data for use in a Power App. Makers can quickly create lists, add fields, and populate data for canvas apps. However, not all apps are equal from a complexity perspective. If the app is simple and contains data that is […]

Tip #1391: Content management in Power Apps portals

They said Power Apps portals are only good for building functionality. They said Power Apps portals can’t do content management. They said Power Apps portals do not support publishing cycle without taking pages offline. They. Were. Wrong. The Enabler Watch this video to learn how to use language feature in Power Apps portals to create […]

Tip #1379: App People vs. Flow People

Two brown goats with crossed horns

The wand picks the wizard Nick Doelman Too tired to read? Why wouldn’t you listen instead – t.j. It’s been my observation that with a few notable exceptions, people in the Power Platform community primarily focus on Power Apps or on Power Automate. Lots of people will use both, but generally people are more “app […]