What's new and planned for Microsoft PowerApps

This topic lists features that are planned to release from October 2019 through March 2020. Because this topic lists features that may not have released yet, delivery timelines may change and projected functionality may not be released (see Microsoft policy).

In the General availability column, the feature will be delivered within the month listed. The delivery date can be any day within that month. Released features show the full date, including the day of release.

This check mark (This feature is released. ) shows which features have been released for public preview or early access and for general availability.

Add intelligence using AI Builder

Feature Enabled for Public preview Early access* General availability
Add intelligence to PowerApps with AI Builder Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. Jun 9, 2019 - This feature is released. Oct 7, 2019

Easier to deliver high-quality apps

Provide the right tools and components to build awesome apps for end users.

Feature Enabled for Public preview Early access* General availability
PowerApps component framework for canvas apps End users by admins, makers, or analysts Nov 2019 -
Build responsive, reflowing canvas pages End users by admins, makers, or analysts Mar 2020 -
Build and consume reusable canvas components End users by admins, makers, or analysts - - Oct 2019
Faster, reliable, and stable canvas and model-driven apps on mobile End users, automatically - - Oct 2019
Office 365 suite header coming to PowerApps Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically - - Oct 2019
Improvements to entity designer Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. Aug 28, 2019 - Oct 2019
PowerApps component framework for model-driven apps End users by admins, makers, or analysts - - This feature is released. Oct 7, 2019
Sign in using an email address in the Dynamics 365 mobile app on an Android device End users, automatically - This feature is released. Aug 28, 2019 Oct 2019
New Common Data Service form designer adds support for event handlers Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically - - Nov 2019

Integrated experience and tooling for administrators

Admin experiences are key to the adoption of any trusted platform.

Feature Enabled for Public preview Early access* General availability
Improved capacity governance Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically Oct 2019 - Oct 2019
One admin center for PowerApps and Microsoft Flow Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically - - Nov 2019
PowerApps cmdlets for admins Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. May 21, 2018 - Mar 2020

Portal capabilities for PowerApps

Feature Enabled for Public preview Early access* General availability
Power BI Embedded support for portals End users by admins, makers, or analysts - - Oct 2019
PowerApps Portals End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Apr 10, 2019 - Oct 2019
Portal Checker enhancements Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically - - Nov 2019

Scalable enterprise solutions

Enterprises have scalable solutions as part of the Power Platform.

Feature Enabled for Public preview Early access* General availability
Environment variables in solutions Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically Oct 2019 - -
PowerApps test framework Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically Nov 2019 -
Enhanced offline capabilities for apps on the Dynamics 365 mobile app End users by admins, makers, or analysts - - Oct 2019
PowerApps checker PowerShell module and Azure DevOps task Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. Jul 15, 2019 - Oct 2019
The PowerApps Checker includes rules for canvas apps and flows Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. Sep 4, 2019 - Oct 2019
Share apps with users outside your tenant, B2B End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Jul 26, 2019 - Oct 2019
Improved reliability of cascading changes Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically - This feature is released. Sep 9, 2019 Oct 2019
Modern Solution Explorer is the default customization experience Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically - - Dec 2019

Unified Interface for everybody

Feature Enabled for Public preview Early access* General availability
Improved usability, density, and filtering capabilities for the Unified Interface grid End users, automatically - This feature is released. Aug 2, 2019 Oct 2019
Improving Save Changes dialog End users, automatically - This feature is released. Aug 1, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 2, 2019
Adding Save and Create Another record option to Quick Create buttons End users, automatically - This feature is released. Aug 2, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 2, 2019
Anchoring error notifications in Unified Interface End users, automatically - This feature is released. Aug 2, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 2, 2019
Connection role enabled in the Unified Interface End users, automatically - This feature is released. Aug 2, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 2, 2019
Form header usability improvements End users, automatically - This feature is released. Aug 2, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 2, 2019
Manage email on the timeline wall in Unified Interface End users, automatically - This feature is released. Aug 2, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 2, 2019
Timeline wall filter improvements End users, automatically - This feature is released. Aug 2, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 2, 2019
Timeline wall improvements in Unified Interface End users, automatically - This feature is released. Aug 2, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 2, 2019
Usability enhancements to lookups in Unified Interface End users, automatically - This feature is released. Aug 2, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 2, 2019
View inline images for emails that are read-only End users, automatically - This feature is released. Aug 2, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 2, 2019

* Some features are available for you to opt-in as part of early access on August 2, 2019, including all mandatory changes that impact end users. Learn more about early access.

Description of Enabled for column values:

  • End users, automatically: These features include change(s) to the user experience for end users and are enabled automatically.

  • Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically: These features are meant to be used by administrators, makers, or business analysts and are enabled automatically.

  • End users by admins, makers, or analysts: These features must be enabled or configured by the administrators, makers, or business analysts to be available for their end users.