Microsoft Power Apps Designer helps create Mannequin Pushed apps. Nevertheless, there are capabilities within the Dynamics 365 Legacy / Classic Solution Explorer which are NOT but accessible within the Microsoft Power Apps New Designer. Till then – use the Traditional Answer Explorer to carry out app making and customization duties that may’t be accomplished from the Energy Apps dwelling web page. Listed below are some Traditional Answer Explorer capabilities NOT but in Energy Apps New Designer.

Relationship Habits – Configurable Cascading

As of 5/25/2021. Dynamics 365 Legacy / Classic Solution Explorer helps modifying the Relationship Behavior of 1:N Relationship settings – akin to setting the Kind of Habits from the default “Parental” to “Configurable Cascading“, Assign conduct to “Cascade None” as an alternative of the default “Cascade All

Traditional Answer Explorer
New Designer – unable to switch the Kind of conduct

Type Navigation Space Enhancing

As of 5/25/2021. Dynamics 365 Legacy / Classic Solution Explorer helps kind navigation area editing. Situated on the left facet of the traditional kind designer, use the navigation space to regulate entry to associated entities or so as to add hyperlinks to URLs to be displayed in the primary pane of the shape. To edit navigation, you have to first choose the Navigation command within the Choose group of the Residence tab. No such enhancing choice within the new Designer.

Traditional Answer Explorer

Navigation Pane Merchandise Customized Label

As of 5/25/2021. Dynamics 365 Legacy / Classic Solution Explorer helps Navigation Pane Item Custom Label. This enables for the enhancing of the Associated Desk (1:N Relationship) show label completely different than the desk title.

Traditional Answer Explorer
Customized Label show beneath Unified Interface App

Actual-Time Workflows / Legacy Workflows / Enterprise Course of Flows

As of 5/31/2021. Dynamics 365 Legacy / Classic Solution Explorer helps the creations of Real-Time Workflows or Legacy Workflows. It additionally helps the creations of Business Process Flows (BPF). The Microsoft Power Apps New Solution Designer beneath the “Course of” kind can show Actual-Time Workflows, Legacy Workflows and BPFs, nonetheless there isn’t any choice to create them. Have to Change to traditional to do that right now.

New Answer Designer has NO choice to create NEW Actual-Time Workflows / Legacy Workflows / BPFs
Traditional Answer Explorer New button permits creation of Workflows and BPFs

Exercise Kind Occasion Checklist Discipline

As of 6/15/2021. Dynamics 365 Legacy / Classic Solution Explorer shows Occasion Checklist kind in Desk (Entity) Columns (Fields). The one supported choice to setup a brand new Party List subject is through a Customized Exercise Kind desk (entity) – and re-purpose the present 11 Party List fields akin to To, CC, Clients, and many others.

Traditional Answer Explorer shows Occasion Checklist kind

Reference Panel

As of 6/21/2021. Dynamics 365 Legacy / Classic Solution Explorer Type Designer helps the Reference Panel part choice. A reference panel is a single column part. You may insert sub-grids, fast view management, or a information base search management inside a reference panel part. Every management that you just added within the reference panel seems as a vertical tab throughout the panel at runtime. It is a good UI choice – however for now solely ready so as to add it through the Traditional Type Designer. Here’s a good write-up on Reference Panels by MVP Dian Taylor

Reference Panel solely reveals up within the Traditional Type Designer Part choices
Reference Panel in Out of the Field Case for Interactive expertise kind

Editable Grids / Editable Sub-Grids / Nested Grids

As of 6/23/2021. With editable grids, customers can do wealthy in-line enhancing immediately from views and sub-grids whether or not they’re utilizing an internet app, pill, or cellphone. Dynamics 365 Legacy / Classic Solution Explorer is the one choice at present to setup/configure the Editable Grid or Sub-grid/Nested Grid management. Right here is an efficient write-up on Nested Editable Grids by MVP Priyesh Wagh

Editable Grid on the Desk (Entity) stage accessible solely in Traditional Explorer
Editable Grid / Nested grid throughout the Type’s Sub-Grid accessible solely in Traditional Explorer Type Designer
New Type Designer shows Error loading management on the Editable Sub-Grid

Choose entities for Relevance Search

As of seven/7/2021. Relevance Search delivers quick and complete search ends in a single record, sorted by relevance. Select entities for Relevance Search is barely accessible through Dynamics 365 Legacy / Traditional Answer Explorer.

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Frank Lee
12 instances awarded Microsoft MVP – Dynamics 365 / CRM
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About Frank Lee

Microsoft Dynamics 365 CRM/xRM guide in San Francisco, USA.  Awarded the Microsoft MVP (Dynamics 365/CRM) 12 consecutive years from 2006 to 2018. Actively concerned with Microsoft Dynamics CRM implementations since Microsoft CRM v1.0 beta (2002). Tremendous keen about every part CRM, particularly within the areas of Cloud Computing, A.I., Digital Transformation and Automation.


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