Connect to other data in a Power Apps canvas app

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Do you need to connect to data that isn't tabular? This module will help with that. It includes discussion of action-based connectors, Flow, and user data.

Learning objectives

In this module, you'll:

  • Understand and use action-based connectors
  • Integrate user information and user-profile information into a canvas app
  • Use Power Automate with Power Apps


A basic understanding of how to create a Power Apps canvas app.