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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 in the Assessments chapter at the end of the book:

  1. You are creating a new business process flow. Users report that the business process flow does not appear when they create a record. What two actions should you take? 

A) Share the business process flow.
B) Add the business process flow to the app.
C) Update the security roles for the business process flow.
D) Set the business process flow to be available on demand.

  1. You need to prevent a user from being able to move to the next stage if the data steps are not completed. What should you do?

A) Set the field to be business required.
B) Add a condition with a rule for when the data step is empty.
C) Create a business rule to show an error if the field is empty.
D) Set the data step to be required.

  1. How many stages can you have in a business process flow?

A) 5.
B) 25.
C) 30.