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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 Assessments at the end of the book:

  1. You are creating a new business rule to calculate the value of the field. Users report that the field is not calculated when they create a record. What two actions should you do? 

A) Share the business rule with the user.
B) Verify all fields in the business rule are on the form.
C) Update security roles for the business rule.
D) Set the scope of the business rule.

  1. A field is hidden on the form. You need a business rule to force the user to enter a value in the field. What three actions should you use? 

A) Show Error Message
B) Unlock Field
C) Set Business Required
D) Set Default Value
E) Set Visibility

  1. You create a canvas app and need to calculate a field value with a business rule. What should you set the scope of your business rule to?

A) Set scope to All Forms.
B) Set scope...