Access Dataverse in Power Apps portals

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Power Apps
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Effective November 2020

  • Common Data Service 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.

The ability to show and interact with Dataverse data on a website is a core benefit of implementing a Microsoft Power Apps portal. This module focuses on the several techniques and methods to display and interact with Dataverse data in Power Apps portals.

Learning objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Discover the portal components that are available to display and interact with Dataverse data on the portal.
  • Identify the various features of the portal components.
  • Display a list of data and an associated drill-down for details.
  • Configure an entity form to access individual records.
  • Trigger classic Dataverse workflows from the portal.


Basic understanding of how to navigate and configure Microsoft Power Apps portals and knowledge of how to customize and configure model-driven apps