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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

Using quick view forms

Quick view forms can be added to another form as a quick view control. The quick view control provides the capability to view information about a many-to-one-related record. Adding a quick view form means that users do not need to navigate to a different record form to see the information they need to complete their work.

Quick view controls are associated with a lookup field. If the lookup field value is not set, the quick view control will not be visible. The fields shown in quick view controls are read-only and cannot be edited.

Quick view forms have a simple structure. They are a single one-column tab with one or more one-column sections. You cannot add more tabs, but you can add more one-column sections.

Only fields, spacers, and subgrids can be added to quick view forms. The ability to use subgrids is especially useful as when the quick view form is added to another form, the user can see the details of the parent record and other related records...