Improved virtual table creation experience


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Enabled for Public preview General availability
Users, automatically Jan 5, 2023 To be announced

Business value

We're improving the method used to create and manage tabular virtual tables in Microsoft Dataverse for a simpler experience.

Feature details

The process for creating and managing tabular virtual tables in Dataverse will be improved to include:

  • Use of credential-based authentication, removing the need to set up service principles.
  • Removing the need to create API plugins for recognized sources.
  • Moving the creation process into the maker experience.
  • Ability to create virtual tables in less than 3 minutes when using virtual connector providers.

See also

Create virtual tables using the virtual connector provider (docs)