Training: Extending BC with Power Apps.

09:00 - 17:00 Palladium 2.05 Back to event schedule

Creating an App for salespeople with Business Central from scratch Would you like to learn how to create your own Power App with Business Central without coding? In this workshop, I will teach you step by step, and with a practical case, how to create an app for your salespeople that they can use on a tablet or mobile. We will mainly see: • Using the best practices recommended by Microsoft for Canvas App • How to access the environment and create your sales app • Basic controls in Canvas Power App. • Connectors and Connections in Canvas Power Apps • The Out-of-the-box Business Central API • How to use the standard Business Central SaaS connector • Variables in Canvas App • Advanced controls in Canvas Power Apps • How to use Power Automate to execute actions in Business Central • How to add functionalities to connect directly with Business Central: Show a list of my customers Create a new customer Show a list of my items Create a quote Send a quote by email Convert a quote into an order Bonus • How to create a custom API with extra fields • How to use these extra fields in our Canvas App Takeaways: In this training session you will learn: • how to prepare your Power Apps environment and how to create your Canvas App in a solution to export it to another environment. • How to use the most common controls in Canvas App • How to start to work with Business Central data from a Canvas App • How to create your custom API to use it from Canvas App or other software. Requirements: • Your laptop • Basic knowledge of Business Central as a user or consultant. • You don't need any prior programming knowledge, but although it is low-code, we will teach a little about variables in Power Apps and how to create a basic custom API page for Business Central


Roberto Corella

Microsoft MVP - MCT - Business Central Team Leader & PowerApps Developer

Since 1998 working with Navision, Dynamics NAV, and now with Business Central and Power Platform. I worked as an end-user, consultant, and developer in different companies and partners. In 2022 I was awarded Microsoft MVP in the Business Applications category. International Speaker at Directions EMEA, Directions ASIA, and Days of Knowledge Odense. Organizing committee member "Business Central Day ES" (www.businescentralday.es) and Global Power Platform Bootcamp Zaragoza (https://www.meetup.com/power-platform-zaragoza/) As an MCT I teach Microsoft courses about Business Central, Power BI, Power Apps, and Power Automate. I have a blog where I write about these Microsoft technologies: https://blog.msdyn365bc.es. Also, you can see me telling things about Business Central and Power Platform at different community events and on my YouTube Channel: Aprende Business Central en Español (https://www.youtube.com/@rcorella) If you want to know more about me, here you have my LinkedIn profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/robertocorella/