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When you have a large array of data and and the data has duplicates, it can be difficult to to de-duplicate your data in PowerApps. There is a Distinct function which returns a unique list of values however that only works on a single field. So that is great for filling drop downs but not …
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Today at the user group meeting one of the attendees had a nice idea to hide data in a list from the SharePoint interface. He created one list item with a title “You should not be here”. Then he made that item the only visible item in the default view. The he made the list accessible …
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When you create flows you could store data in SharePoint or in CDS and Microsoft Flow will give you easy actions to create new items. But what if you want to store data in Azure. There are quite a few different options possible. In this post I will compare the options. When you look at …
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Today I came across  a weird feature in Microsoft Flow. I collected a list of files from SharePoint and I was setting a Compose with the title of my files. In the run history each file was listed and I was quite happy with this. Inside the apply to each step can use this value. …
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Today I had a look at the option to use Markdown in Approval tasks. All the basic information can be found in the documentation, Use Markdown in Microsoft Flow approval requests. I was trying to include links in my approval task. MarkDown links The simple syntax for this is something like this: [Link Text](Link URL)   …
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This morning I discovered a great new features in PowerApps. In the past we got these little red circles with white crosses, but now they come with a little drop down menus. The Edit in formula bar gets you straight to the expressions that is causing the failure.  
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After yesterday’s post 5 reasons to use Azure LogicApps instead of Microsoft Flow you might have thought that I switched to using Azure LogicApps instead of Flow. Wrong! In this post I’m going to give 10 reasons to use Flow instead of  LogicApps.   Reason 1 – PowerApps integration When you  use PowerApps and call flows …
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If you have been following my posts over the recent year you will know that I like writing about Microsoft Flow. Microsoft Flow is the tool to use if you want to implement workflow or automation processes,however there are some reasons why you may want to use Azure Logic apps instead. Reason 1 – Connectors …
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In my post about the When a file is deleted trigger in Microsoft Flow I described the trigger that will fire when a document is deleted. The trigger however will be quite useless if you want to do anything as there isn’t much information available within the information returned. One of my followers asked todayon …
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This morning I noticed that the PowerApps web links changed. When you click on the link your web part will appear as expected. However when you use this url in your SharePoint web parts you will find that your web part doesn’t appear. When you do use the above url. You will find yourself staring …

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