Getting React and Office UI Fabric work with PowerApps component framework

PowerApps component framework has been in public preview for a while now. While it allows you to create wonderful customizations, you may want to make use of React and Office Fabric UI for your components. In this article, we are going to show you how.

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Merging Forms and Views – managed vs unmanaged (Microsoft Power Platform and CDS)

Introduction.

If you are developing Model-driven app (business application) above the Microsoft Power Platform and you want to follow the best practices, you should deliver your complete solutions (zip packages) as managed solutions to all downstream environments.

Your goal should be to deploy your Model-driven app through AppSource. To achieve that, your app should be separated in smaller packages that can work on their own. For better understanding let’s say, that your app is separated in three main groups.

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Making Xrm.WebApi.retrieveRecord Synchronous calls in Common Data Service (D365 fo CE)

With v9 a lot of changed. One of the major changes is client web API, some of calls were made deprecated and some were added. For example, Xrm.WebApi.

The new ‘Xrm.WebApi.retrieveRecord(entityLogicalName, id, options).then(successCallback, errorCallback)’ can’t be made synchronous. But imagine situation, in which you need to go through multiple entities (lookups). In this scenario, you need the result of retrieved record to access the next record. So how can this be done?

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Historie Dynamics CRM / CE / 365 for Sales

Jako základ pro další články a informace o platformě považuji za nezbytné, abych přiblížil historický kontext a vývoj platformy, která dnes stojí za službou Common Data Service a jistě ji čeká další velká budoucnost, protože byla zvolena jako základ pro budoucí business aplikace Microsoftu a stejných způsobem je otevřená jako stavební základ pro nás a různé aplikace třetích stran.

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