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Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant: PL-200 Exam Guide

By : Julian Sharp
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Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant: PL-200 Exam Guide

By: Julian Sharp

Overview of this book

The Power Platform Functional Consultant Associate (PL-200) exam tests and validates the practical skills of Power Platform users who are proficient in developing solutions by combining the tools in Power Platform and the Microsoft 365 ecosystem based on business needs. This certification guide offers complete, up-to-date coverage of the PL-200 exam so you can prepare effectively for the exam. Written in a clear, succinct way with self-assessment questions, exam tips, and mock exams with detailed explanations of solutions, this book covers common day-to-day activities involved in configuring Power Platform, such as managing entities, creating apps, implementing security, and managing system change. You'll also explore the role of a functional consultant in creating a data model in the Microsoft Dataverse (formerly Common Data Service). Moving ahead, you'll learn how to design the user experience and even build model-driven and canvas apps. As you progress, the book will show you how to manage automation and create chatbots. Finally, you'll understand how to display your data with Power BI and integrate Power Platform with Microsoft 365 and Microsoft Teams. By the end of this book, you'll be well-versed with the essential concepts and techniques required to prepare for the PL-200 certification exam.
Table of Contents (34 chapters)
Section 1: Introduction
Section 2: Microsoft Dataverse
Section 3: Power Apps
Section 4: Automation
Section 5: Power Virtual Agents
Section 6: Integrations


After reading this chapter, test your knowledge with these questions. You will find the answers to these questions under the Assessments section at the end of the book:

  1. Your users report that they are not seeing your model-driven app. What should you do?

A) Share the app.
B) Publish the app.
C) Run the app checker.
D) Run the solution checker.

  1. You have a business unit hierarchy. The user has been created in the root business unit and has been assigned a security role with Read Account set to Business Unit. Which accounts can they see?

A) Accounts they own
B) Accounts in their business unit
C) Accounts in their business unit and the child business units one level beneath it
D) Accounts in their business unit and all child business units beneath it

  1. A user is assigned three security roles. The first security role has Read Account set to Parent: Child Business Units, the second security role has Read Account set to User, and the third security...