How to build the User Interface in a canvas app in Power Apps

Functional Consultant
App Maker
Microsoft Power Platform
Power Apps


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In this module, learners will learn how to build UI for their app including theming, icons, images, personalization, form factors, and controls. In their learning path, thus far, learners have used basic controls with little to no customization. This unit shows how to make an app more personal and help it fit branding or personal requirements.

Learning objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Understand the basics of building the UI through themes, icons, control customization, and images.
  • Use personalization in a canvas app.
  • Learn how to preview and modify an app to fit different form factors.


A basic understanding of how to create a Power Apps canvas app. General knowledge of Controls is also helpful but not required.