Work with Power Apps portals metadata

Functional Consultant
App Maker
Power Apps
Power Platform


Effective November 2020

  • Common Data Service has been renamed to Microsoft Dataverse. Learn more.

  • Some terminology in Microsoft Dataverse has been updated. For example,entity is now table and field is now column. Learn more.

Modules will be updated soon to reflect the latest terminology.

Makers are required to understand the various Power Apps portals metadata components so they can configure the portals app for a variety of unique requirements. This module uses the Portal Management app to configure various portals features by editing the portals metadata.

Learning objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Review the various Power Apps portals metadata records and how they are used to configure specific aspects of a portal.
  • Learn about the Portal Management model-driven app and how it is used to configure specific aspects of a Power Apps portal.
  • Discover the structure of a webpage record and the various components that are used to render a webpage and show content from multiple languages.
  • Examine the page template and web template structure and how they apply consistent layouts and functionality of a webpage.


A basic understanding of how to navigate a model-driven app, and knowledge of web technologies such as HTML, CSS, and Bootstrap will also be beneficial