Topics covered in this month’s community call includes 2 demos: Automating Scheduled Notifications (Power App created for automatically promoting PowerAddicts events to global audience) - Vivek Bavishi (Hitachi Solutions) and Microsoft 365 Self Service Portal (Power App that helps users choose the most suitable releases, join pilots and access special apps without direct IT Admin involvement) - Jan Bakker (MVP) | @janbakker_ & Albert-Jan Schot (BLIS.digital) | @appieschot. Recent Power Apps News and Community Contributions (Power Apps 2022 April Release Wave 1 updates for Model-driven apps, announcing David Warner joins Power Apps team as Community Program Manager and many regional events coming up in April) – Todd Baginski (Canviz). This call was hosted by Todd Baginski (Canviz). The call was recorded on March 16, 2022. Questions addressed in chat throughout the call.
Microsoft 365 Self Service Portal – Power Apps front-end specifically created to help users choose the most suitable releases, join pilots and access special apps based on their technology comfort level, without direct IT Admin involvement. The solution uses a Power Automate flow and Graph API to securely connect to Microsoft Endpoint Manager (previously known as Intune) and Azure AD to add users to existing security or Microsoft 365 groups.
Automating Scheduled Notifications – a Power Apps canvas app created for promoting PowerAddicts events to global audience (many timezones) that provides an ICS file to registrant in local time. A single flow triggered by a new calendar event automatically performs the following actions. Creates ICS file, short links to ICS download and to join Teams meeting, updates link for time zones, creates promotional tweet, LinkedIn post and WordPress post.