Exam PL-100: Microsoft Power Platform App Maker


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The candidate envisions and creates solutions to simplify and automate tasks and processes for themselves and their team. They understand the data that they are working with, the issues that they need to resolve, and the required processes and app experiences. The candidate may not have formal IT training but are comfortable using technology to solve business problems.

The candidate is self-directed, and solution focused. They may connect to and use features of apps including Microsoft Teams, Microsoft 365 apps and services, and third-party solutions. The candidate has a desire to understand the capabilities and limitations of available tools and understands how to apply them. The candidate is an advocate for Power Platform solutions.

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Part of the requirements for: Microsoft Certified: Power Platform App Maker Associate

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  • PL-100: Microsoft Power Platform App Maker

    Languages: English, Japanese, German, French, Spanish, Portuguese (Brazil), Arabic (Saudi Arabia), Italian

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    This exam measures your ability to accomplish the following technical tasks: design business solutions; create solutions; and analyze and visualize data.

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  • Design business solutions (35-40%)
  • Create solutions (45-50%)
  • Analyze and visualize data (15-20%)

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  • Microsoft Certified: Power Platform App Maker Associate

    The app maker builds solutions to simplify, automate, and transform tasks and processes for themselves and their team where they have deep expertise in the solution domain. They are skilled in key technical business analyst tasks such as data modeling, basic UX design, requirements analysis, and process analysis.

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