Introduction to Power Apps portals

Functional Consultant
App Maker
Dynamics 365
Power Platform
Power Apps


Effective November 2020

  • Dataverse 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.

Extend Dataverse interaction to external and internal audiences such as customers, partners, and employees. Use portals to set up an interactive, web-based sales, services, support, and social engagement application platform to connect with customers, engage with communities, manage site content, and empower your channel partners. Empower anyone inside or outside your organization to interact with Dataverse data by using portals.

Learning objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Identify the capabilities of portal solutions.
  • Review the portal provisioning process.
  • Learn about Power Apps portals core components and tools.
  • Discover how to control user access to portal content and Dataverse data.


A basic understanding of how to navigate and customize model-driven apps.