Sometimes I use my own blog to find some information which I am keeping forgetting. I am always forgetting how to do THIS so I keep it here. Problem: from the list of items retrieved via List records action for CDS current connector i would like to pick up the first item and get the… Continue reading How to get it right: “List records” just-first-record lookup value expression for CDS current connector
Did you know you can actually create and send emails in a very similar way to how you did it with old fashioned workflows? Follow these “simple” steps below and say ThankYou to David Yack (MVP) for being awesome human being. You can say ThankYou to me as well 😊 Start with a solution. Create a… Continue reading Not your Outlook Emails. Create and send Emails from Dynamics 365 via Flow using Common Data Service current connector
First, I am logging to my personal Microsoft account, not Office 365 account. Then clicking on the Flow icon on the left side floating panel to login to Flow. Yes, you can do it with your personal account. You can get Flow Free - 750 runs/month, 15-minute checks. To test Flow with my personal emails I… Continue reading Using Flow with your personal Microsoft account. Why not?
Recently, I am trying to ignore workflows and move all the custom functional logic into Flows. This time I created a very simple Flow converting a text field value into a number and copying it to another field. I needed it for my chart. I run the Flow on a custom entity. An I forgot… Continue reading Help! My Flow is not triggered (for a custom entity)
If (you know) you are going to repeat some steps of the Flow logic (actions, conditions etc) in multiple Flows for different triggers and entities, think about using a child Flow as a container for a reusable logic. Although you can always clone your Flow via Export-Import, making changes to a single module is much easier… Continue reading Flow: parent-child flows for a reusable logic
There are multiple ways to specify an entity type in PowerApps. Most of the time you would use something like an optionset field or reference to a list type via lookup. However, in those cases you need help from someone who’s got the power to customise the system for you or has the permissions to… Continue reading Extending PowerHashTag solution with Flow for PowerApps