System Settings Customization tab

Use the tab to set preferences for plug-in and workflow tracing and also the use of application mode.

Open the System Settings dialog box

  1. Make sure that you have the System Administrator or System Customizer security role or equivalent permissions.

    Check your security role

    • Follow the steps in View your user profile.

    • Don’t have the correct permissions? Contact your system administrator.

  2. In the web app, go to Settings > Administration.

  3. Choose System Settings and then choose the Customization tab.

Settings Description
Application mode
Set whether model-driven apps in Dynamics 365, such as Dynamics 365 Sales and Customer Service, can be opened in a browser window without menu, navigation, and command bars.
Open model-driven apps in Dynamics 365 in Application mode Select this check box to enable application mode. When this mode is enabled, model-driven apps in Dynamics 365 can be opened in a browser without menus, navigation, or toolbars. Hiding these parts of the browser cause model-driven apps in Dynamics 365 to appear like a separate applications rather than a website. By default, application mode isn't enabled.
Plug-in and custom workflow activity tracing
Enable logging to plug-in trace log You can now store detailed information about an exception or trace event raised by a custom code to help developers debug plug-ins or custom workflow activity that they develop using the customization methods supported by model-driven apps in Dynamics 365.

- To capture trace logs only for exceptions, select Exception.
- To capture logs for all errors and general trace events, select All.
- To disable capturing trace logs, select Off.

More information: Debug a plug-in Warning: We recommend that you don't keep this option enabled for an extended period because it may have performance implications in your organization.
Enable Microsoft Power Automate More information: Enable embedded Power Automate to automate processes
Show Power Automate on forms and in the site map Default: Yes. Choose Yes to enable embedded Power Automate flows in your organization.

See also

Debug a plug-in