Business Applications, Common Data Service, dataflow, Model-driven

Dataflow for Power Apps: query CDS with OData connector(improved)

Recently I posted about the same issue: https://wordpress.com/post/msolenacrm.blog/1580 . Yesterday I discovered a new way. It looks like OData connector is more friendly than the Web API one. Use FetchXmlBuilder to help you to build the query. Start creating you Dataflow: For the data source on the tab Other pick up the OData connector. For… Continue reading Dataflow for Power Apps: query CDS with OData connector(improved)

Business Applications, Common Data Service, dynamics 365, Model-driven

Field Service Installation: are we there yet?

When you clicked on the magic button which you found here how do you monitor the progress? In the Power Platform admin center go to Environments. In the list of environments click on the environment you are upgrading Field Service on: https://admin.powerplatform.microsoft.com/environments From Resources click on Dynamics 365 apps ... Enjoy the progress!

Business Applications, dynamics 365, Dynamics 365 - new UI, Model-driven

Field Service upgrade: where is my button?! đź¤”

With the new Power Apps admin portal if you want to upgrade the Field Service solution you have to do the following: Go to Power Platform Admin center: https://admin.powerplatform.microsoft.com/ 2. From the left navigation Resources -> Dynamics 365 apps: 3. Select Dynamics 365 Field Service. 4.Click on ... then click on Install. It looks scary… Continue reading Field Service upgrade: where is my button?! đź¤”

Business Applications, dynamics 365, Model-driven, PowerApps, Uncategorized

Dynamics 365 CE/model-driven app: the form script unexpected discovery

Something I won't expect to discover. Yet, here I am! It's all started with a very "simple" requirement to populate a read-only form field on change of another form field, Method. The fancy way it set up is when you select the field to change it pops up the window asking you if it was… Continue reading Dynamics 365 CE/model-driven app: the form script unexpected discovery

Business Applications, Model-driven, PowerApps

PowerApps Dataflow: is your CDS entity primary field name exactly the same as an entity name? Well, don’t.

The Issue: Unable to load data to the existing custom entity on CDS from CSV or Excel via Dataflow. We renamed the primary Name field for our custom entity and this is how it's all started. Error: Load to Common Data Service failed. Details: Bad Request {"error":{"code":"0x0","message":"An error occurred while validating input parameters: Microsoft.OData.ODataException: Does… Continue reading PowerApps Dataflow: is your CDS entity primary field name exactly the same as an entity name? Well, don’t.