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Common Data Service, Flow, power automate

CDS current connector: Filter expression. My Flow doesn’t trigger!”

I thought you will love this one. It's that type of "Help! My Flow hasn't get triggered" thing which we all love. How to reproduce For the CDS entity which has some existing records then a new optionset field has got created. As a result some records may not have this field populated. If you… Continue reading CDS current connector: Filter expression. My Flow doesn’t trigger!”

Common Data Service, Flow, power automate

CDS current environment connector : “The following filtering attributes are not valid:…”

Life is pain... "The following filtering attributes are not valid:..." {  "error": {    "code": "0x80040203",    "message": "The following filtering attributes are not valid:  lastname"  }} Fix the trigger ...error Remove the white space between the comma and the next attribute! A white space between filtering attributes causing the error. No white space between filtering attributes It is simple... always... after 🙂

Flow, power automate

Pass “reference” data from a parent Flow to a child Flow

If you ever wonder how to do this is the exact time to figure it out together. These are types of user inputs you can pass to a child flow: Child Flow user input types: Text, Yes/No, File, Number, Date. What I was doing previously is passing a record ID as a Text input parameter… Continue reading Pass “reference” data from a parent Flow to a child Flow

Flow, power automate, PowerApps

Populating Word template with the CDS image field content via Flow (Power Automate)

This is a great video which helped me on a way: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-1jsBllmr-w However, in this video it takes image from OneDrive but I want to populate it from CDS image field. Add image control to a Word template. Watch video I referred above showing how to add controls step by step then come back for… Continue reading Populating Word template with the CDS image field content via Flow (Power Automate)

Business Applications, Common Data Service, dynamics 365, Flow, Uncategorized

CDS current environment connector: Filtering attributes for the record created

Let's say I want trigger some logic when the particular field has been modified on a record. In this example, I modify a contact Email field and create a Note when it's been modified. I picked up a trigger for Create or Update because you can enter Email for a new record or you can… Continue reading CDS current environment connector: Filtering attributes for the record created

PCF Controls, PowerApps, Uncategorized

Braintree payments PCF component (Power Apps)

(The below has been described and tested for Canvas Power Apps. This has not yet been tested and adapted for Model-driven apps. As for the Power App Portal app, another integration pattern is appropriate, to be discussed later) This package for import in your CDS environment and source code of the control are packaged here: https://github.com/andrew-grischenko/BraintreePaymentsPCF… Continue reading Braintree payments PCF component (Power Apps)

Flow, Microsoft Teams, Office 365, power automate

Setting up Office 365 E3 trial (video)

I started my YouTube channel last week. This particular video I am going to leave here. If you want to explore new features, test how things work or just do training setting up your playground environment would be a very good idea. If you don't know where to start, watch this video: https://youtu.be/DSHS-1YaNKc