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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

Duplicate detection jobs

Duplicate detection jobs are used to find all duplicate records so that an administrator who understands the data can make an informed decision as to whether the record is a true duplicate. The administrator can merge and deactivate duplicate records.

Duplicate detection jobs are system jobs created by a wizard. Clicking on Duplicate detection jobs in the Power Platform admin center opens a new page showing the list of jobs already in the environment, as shown in the following screenshot:

Figure 7.8 – Duplicate Detection Jobs

Clicking on New opens the wizard, as shown in the following screenshot:

Figure 7.9 – Duplicate detection job wizard step 1

Clicking on the Next button reveals the next step in the wizard:

Figure 7.10 – Duplicate detection job wizard step 2

On this page, you select the entity you wish to find duplicates for. You also select the records you want to check. You can use a view or add additional selection criteria. In the...