What's new and planned for Power Apps portals

This topic lists features that are planned to release from October 2021 through March 2022. Because this topic lists features that may not have released yet, delivery timelines may change and projected functionality may not be released. For more information, go to Microsoft policy.

For a list of the previous wave's release plans, go to 2021 release wave 1 plan.

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 date of release.

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

Core platform

Additional and enhanced capabilities on the platform allow makers to enable more scenarios out-of-box while implementing Power Apps portals.

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
Relevance search integration in portals Users by admins, makers, or analysts Dec 2021 -
Portals support for Choices multi-select columns in Microsoft Dataverse Users by admins, makers, or analysts Dec 2021 Feb 2022

Professional developer experiences

Unlock advanced portal customizations using professional developer capabilities and familiar toolsets.

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
Portals Web API support for Microsoft Dataverse custom actions Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Mar 2022
Portals support for Power Apps component framework Users by admins, makers, or analysts - Dec 2021
Portals Web API support for Read operations Users by admins, makers, or analysts Oct 2021 Dec 2021
Support for CI/CD of portals configuration Users by admins, makers, or analysts - Jan 2022
Web files in portals to use File column type from Microsoft Dataverse Users, automatically - Feb 2022

Description of Enabled for column values:

  • Users, automatically: These features include changes to the user experience and are enabled automatically.

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

  • 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 users.

For a list of the countries or regions where Dynamics 365 business applications are available, go to the International availability guide. For more information about geographic areas and datacenters (regions), go to the Dynamics 365 and Microsoft Power Platform availability page.