Discover Power Apps portals features

App Maker
Functional Consultant
Power Apps
Power Platform


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.

Power Apps portals provide a common set of core features to app makers to build powerful portal applications. Numerous Power Apps features map directly to Microsoft Dynamics 365 apps that are specific to particular business requirements and external audiences. Other Dynamics 365 applications, such as Marketing and Supply Chain Management, also use components of portals or alternate technologies.

Learning objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Identify the core features of Power Apps portals apps.
  • Describe the specific portal features of Microsoft Dynamics 365 apps.
  • Discover alternate portal technologies that are available on Power Platform.
  • Learn to incorporate specific features from different portal templates to another portal type or the Portal from blank feature.


Basic understanding, use, and navigation of Microsoft Dynamics 365 applications and a basic understanding of how to navigate and customize Power Apps.