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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

Solution operations

Within a solution, there are various operations that can be performed on components and the solution itself.

The following is a list of the operations available within a solution:

Operation Description
New Creates a new component of the type selected. The new component will inherit the prefix of the associated publisher.
Add existing Adds an existing component to the solution.
Edit Edits an existing component in the solution.
Add subcomponents Selects assets of the selected entity (fields, forms, and views) and include them in the solution.
Remove  Removes the component from your solution but does not delete it from the environment.
Delete  Removes the component from your solution and deletes it from the environment. Note that system components cannot be deleted. A component that another component is dependent upon cannot be deleted.
Export  Exports the solution. A ZIP file is created containing a set of XML files.
Import  Imports...