How to get started with Power Apps in 2023

Unleash Your No-Code Developer Potential: Demystify Power Apps and Jumpstart Your Career in 2023!

What you will learn in this ebook:

  • Citizen Development: Encourages non-developers to create business applications, tools, or processes. Power Apps supports this trend by providing a platform for developing applications without traditional coding skills.
  • Getting Started with Power Apps: Navigate to and sign in with your Microsoft 365 account. Power Apps and basic data storage are included in subscriptions as low as a few dollars per month.
  • The Power Apps Dashboard: Provides shortcuts to various aspects of Power Apps. Key sections include 'Start from' (to create an app from existing data), 'More Create Options' (to access Power App templates), 'Learning for every level' (Microsoft learning resources), and 'Your Apps' (access and manage your apps).
  • The Power Apps Studio: The main workspace for creating apps. It consists of the App Authoring Menu (to switch between data sources and insert options), App Authoring Options (relevant to the selected menu item), The Canvas (where you compose your app), The Properties Pane (to view and update properties of selected objects), and The Formula Bar (to compose or edit a formula for the selected property).
  • Basics of Building an App: A step-by-step guide on creating a simple Power App, including setting up a data source, creating a screen, adding controls, and publishing the app.
  • Advanced Power Apps: Covers more complex functionalities like using formulas, integrating with Power Automate for workflow automation, and using Power Apps Component Framework for custom development.