Create, edit, or configure forms using the form designer

Use the new form designer to create, edit, or configure forms for model-driven apps.

Important

The new model-driven form designer does not currently support editing card forms. More information: Form types

Create a form

  1. Sign in to Power Apps.

  2. On the left navigation pane, expand Data, and then select Tables.

    Note

    Customizations to a table take should place within a solution. To update a table within a solution, open your solution, and then open the table.

  3. Select a table, such as the account table, and then select the Forms area.

  4. Select Add form, and then select one of the following

  5. On completion of changes to the form, select Save to save the form, or select Publish to save and make changes visible to app users.

An extract of this process is shown below. Sample model-driven app

Edit a form

  1. Sign in to Power Apps.
  2. On the left navigation pane, expand Data, and then select Tables. Alternatively, navigate to the table via a solution.
  3. Open a table, such as the account table, and then select the Forms area.
  4. Select the form name where edits are required.
    • The row in the grid that relates to a form can be selected, and then in the command bar, select Edit form
    • Alternatively, select ... next to the form name, and then in the menu, select Edit form.
  5. On completion of changes to the form, select Save to save the form, or select Publish to save and make changes visible to app users.

Configure a form

These are the properties available to configure a form when you create or edit a form using the form designer.

Name Description
Title Enter a name that is meaningful to other makers and app users. This name is shown to app users. If users have access to multiple forms for a table, they will use this name to differentiate between the available forms.

This property is required.
Description Enter a description that explains how the form is different from other main forms. This description is only shown to makers in the list of forms for a table in the solution explorer.
Max Width Set a maximum width (in pixels) to limit the width of the form. The default value is 1900.

This property is required.
Show image Show the table’s Primary Image if it has one set. This setting will enable showing the image column in the header of the form.

More information: Enable or disable table options

See also

Overview of the model-driven form designer
Add, configure, move, or delete columns on a form
Add, configure, move, or delete components on a form
Add, configure, move, or delete sections on a form
Add, configure, move, or delete tabs on a form
Configure header properties in the form designer
Add and configure a subgrid component on a form Learn more about quick create forms Learn more about quick view forms Add and configure a quick view component on a form
Configure a lookup component on a form
Using the tree view in the form designer
Create and edit columns