Findings from exploring Data Integration in Power Platform
Apr23

Findings from exploring Data Integration in Power Platform

This is the third and last blog post in a series of three. In the first blog post I explained that you can access Data Integration from different user interfaces and overall how to get started and set up data integration projects from within the Power Apps Web Portal. In the second blog post I gave an example of how to set up a data integration project. In this blog post I will summarize my… Continue Reading...

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Getting started with Data Integration in Power Platform
Apr21

Getting started with Data Integration in Power Platform

This is the second blog post in a series of three. In my previous blog post I described how you can access the data integration feature from different user interfaces. Either from one of the admin centers Power Apps Admin Center or Power Platform Admin Center. You can also go to the Power Apps Web Portal. In this blog post I will describe how to set up a data integration project from the Power… Continue Reading...

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Exploring Data Integration in Power Platform
Apr19

Exploring Data Integration in Power Platform

For some months ago I started to explore the data integration feature in Power Platform. It was one of my brilliant colleagues, Marica Söderstam, who came up with an idea that got me to deep dive into this feature. Thanks Marica! Data Integration is an integration service which has been available since July 2017 and it can be used for integrating data from multiple sources into the Common… Continue Reading carinaclaesson’s...

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New blog
Apr18

New blog

I have decided to start a new blog with the purpose of writing down findings from my work days, which are all spent with Dynamics 365 and the Power Platform. My intention is to write down all the tips, tricks and useful hacks I come across as well as to write about new features that I have tested, simply to share my experience. I work as a Solution Architect and I am based in… Continue Reading carinaclaesson’s Article on...

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Configuring the On Premises Data Gateway – SharePoint to SQL Server On Premises With Flow – c
Jan26

Configuring the On Premises Data Gateway – SharePoint to SQL Server On Premises With Flow – c

In this 4 minute video I configure the On Premises Data Gateway and use Flow to transfer SharePoint data to a SQL Server hosted on premises on Windows Server. The focus of the video is on the installation and configuration of the On Premises Data Gateway. Download the On Premises Data Gateway here: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=53127 source

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PowerApp Barcode Scanning books with Google Books API
Oct03

PowerApp Barcode Scanning books with Google Books API

In this 11 minute video I use PowerApps and Flow to scan a book’s barcode, connect to the Google Books API to pull book information (title, thumbnail image, etc). I also provide an Amazon link to the book from within the PowerApp. This demonstrates the live barcode reader in PowerApps and using the (experimental) call to the device’s native reader, which makes a really satisfying “beep” on an iPhone. Google...

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Mobile PowerApp For Azure Face API
Sep19

Mobile PowerApp For Azure Face API

In this 10 minute video I use PowerApps and Flow to connect to the Azure Cognitive Services Face API to let the AI guess the age and other attributes of the face in the picture. Deeper drive by Paul O’Flahrety: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KUtdnnYRpo4 Face API reference: https://westus.dev.cognitive.microsoft.com/docs/services/563879b61984550e40cbbe8d/operations/563879b61984550f30395236 Github Repo of Solution:...

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Create Dynamics Contacts from JSON Files: Dynamics + Azure Logic Apps + OneDrive
Aug30

Create Dynamics Contacts from JSON Files: Dynamics + Azure Logic Apps + OneDrive

In this 4 minute video I use Azure Logic Apps (you could use Flow too) to create new Dynamics 365 contacts from JSON files added to OneDrive. source

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Create ServiceNow Incident From Dynamics: Dynamics, Flow, ServiceNow – YouTube
Aug10

Create ServiceNow Incident From Dynamics: Dynamics, Flow, ServiceNow – YouTube

In this 4 minute video I use Flow to create a new Incident whenever a Contact is added to Dynamics. This is the first of two videos. In the second video (https://youtu.be/HRK4hF-o_a4) I create a new ServiceNow user if needed. source

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Creating And Tracking Tasks – Dynamics 365 for Outlook – YouTube
Jul22

Creating And Tracking Tasks – Dynamics 365 for Outlook – YouTube

This video is part of a series on the Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Outlook Add-In. More information on tools used in this video: Dynamics 365 For Outlook: https://meganvwalker.com/dynamics-365-for-outlook-version-9/ Microsoft Outlook: https://outlook.live.com/ Thanks for watching. You can find me in the following places: Website: https://meganvwalker.com Twitter: http://twitter.com/meganvwalker LinkedIn:...

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Reviewing Email Settings – Dynamics 365 for Outlook – YouTube
Jul22

Reviewing Email Settings – Dynamics 365 for Outlook – YouTube

This video is part of a series on the Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Outlook Add-In. Learn how to check your own personal email settings in D365. More information on tools used in this video: Dynamics 365 For Outlook: https://meganvwalker.com/dynamics-365-for-outlook-version-9/ Microsoft Outlook: https://outlook.live.com/ Thanks for watching. You can find me in the following places: Website: https://meganvwalker.com Twitter:...

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Tracking An Email – Dynamics 365 for Outlook – YouTube
Jul22

Tracking An Email – Dynamics 365 for Outlook – YouTube

This video is part of a series on the Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Outlook Add-In. Find out how to track emails you receive in Outlook and link them in to D365. More information on tools used in this video: Dynamics 365 For Outlook: https://meganvwalker.com/dynamics-365-for-outlook-version-9/ Microsoft Outlook: https://outlook.live.com/ Thanks for watching. You can find me in the following places: Website: https://meganvwalker.com...

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PowerApps & SharePoint – Connect To A Doclib with Images
Jul19

PowerApps & SharePoint – Connect To A Doclib with Images

In this 4 minute video I connect a Canvas PowerApp to a SharePoint document library and customize the PowerApp to show and edit the document library contents, including attachments. source

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PowerApps & CDS – Diplomatic License Plate mobile app – YouTube
Jul19

PowerApps & CDS – Diplomatic License Plate mobile app – YouTube

In this 5 minute video I load data into the Common Data Service and build a mobile app using PowerApps canvas apps to decode the countries from US Diplomatic license plates. source

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OAuth Application Users in Dynamics 365 – YouTube
Dec20

OAuth Application Users in Dynamics 365 – YouTube

Learn how to authenticate with an Applicaiton ID and Client Secret against the Dynamics 365 WebAPI source

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How is the Common Data Model going to change my Dynamics CRM Database? – YouTube
Aug22

How is the Common Data Model going to change my Dynamics CRM Database? – YouTube

Spend 7 minutes watching me demonstrate how the new Common Data Model integrates with Dynamics 365 source

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Mastering Ribbon Workbench 2016 – Part 1 – Downloading & Installing – YouTube
May16

Mastering Ribbon Workbench 2016 – Part 1 – Downloading & Installing – YouTube

How to download & install the Ribbon Workbench 2016 for Dynamics CRM source

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