Work with model-driven app pages (preview)

[This topic is pre-release documentation and is subject to change.]

App designer pages are containers for one or more tables or dashboards. You can choose whether to have the page appear in the app navigation (site map) or not.

Important

This is a preview feature. More information: Model-driven apps and app management

Create a page

To create a page follow these steps:

  1. Select New page in the app designer.
  2. Select the page type, and then select Next:
    • Table based view and form: Display records of a standard or custom table in a full-page list view. Creating a data view page also adds an associated form page for viewing and editing data on a selected record. More information: Tables in Dataverse
    • Dashboard: Display charts and tables from multiple entities to visualize data on a single page. Select one or more system, interactive, or Power BI dashboards. More information: Create or edit model-driven app dashboards
    • Custom: Design and build a page that's based on a canvas app. More information: Overview of custom pages for model-driven apps
  3. If you don't want your page to appear in the app's site map, clear the Show in navigation option. Add table view and form pages
  4. Select the components you want.
  5. Select Add.

Work with tables on a page

Create and edit tables directly from the app designer.

Create a table for a page

  1. In the model-driven app designer, select Add page, select Table based view and form as the page type, and then select Next.
  2. Select Create new table. If your table is already created select it from the list.
  3. If you selected Create a new table:
    • Enter the table a name in the Display name field.
    • Optionally, specify the table Record ownership from the Advanced options area. Create a table for a page in app designer
  4. Select Create.

Edit a table for a page

From the Pages area in app designer, select ... to the right of the table name, and then select Edit. Edit a table for a page in app designer

The table designer opens for you to make changes to the table. Table designer for edit a table in app designer

To delete the table, Close the table hub, select ... to the right of the table name, and then select Remove.

Remove a page

To remove a page complete the following steps:

  1. Select a page.
  2. In the ellipses (...) select Remove 'Pagename'.

Next steps

Create and customize a model-driven app form

Create or edit model-driven app dashboards

Add a custom page to your model-driven app (preview)