Navigation in a canvas app in Power Apps

Functional Consultant
App Maker
Microsoft Power Platform
Power Apps

App users can only navigate through the navigation options provided by an app developer, and this module is designed to help you build a good navigation experience for your canvas app.

Learning objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Understand how navigation works in a canvas app
  • Use the Navigate and Back functions
  • Understand the different ways these functions can be invoked


A basic understanding of how to create a Power Apps canvas app and some experience working with controls in Power Apps is helpful but not required.