Exam PL-400: Microsoft Power Platform Developer (beta)

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Candidates for this exam design, develop, secure, and troubleshoot Power Platform solutions. Candidates implement components of a solution, including application enhancements, custom user experience, system integrations, data conversions, custom process automation, and custom visualizations.

Candidates must have strong applied knowledge of Power Platform services, including in-depth understanding of capabilities, boundaries, and constraints. Candidates should have a basic understanding of DevOps practices for Power Platform.

Candidates should have development experience that includes Power Platform services, JavaScript, JSON, TypeScript, C#, HTML, .NET, Microsoft Azure, Microsoft 365, RESTful web services, ASP.NET, and Microsoft Power BI.


Beta exams are not scored immediately because we are gathering data on the quality of the questions and the exam. Learn more about the value and importance of beta exams.

Part of the requirements for: Microsoft Certified: Power Platform Developer Associate

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  • PL-400: Microsoft Power Platform Developer (beta)

    Languages: English

    Retirement date: none

    This exam measures your ability to accomplish the following technical tasks: create a technical design; configure Common Data Service; create and configure Power Apps; configure business process automation; extend the user experience; extend the platform; and develop integrations.

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    All objectives of the exam are covered in depth so you'll be ready for any question on the exam.

Skills measured

  • Create a technical design (10-15%)
  • Configure Common Data Service (15-20%)
  • Create and configure Power Apps (15-20%)
  • Configure business process automation (5-10%)
  • Extend the user experience (10-15%)
  • Extend the platform (15-20%)
  • Develop integrations (5-10%)

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