Navigation in a canvas app in Power Apps

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Microsoft Power Platform
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This module takes learners beyond basic navigation by introducing screen transitions and using controls other than buttons for navigation. It also introduces the concept of the documentation screen.

Learning objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Gain a greater understanding of the Navigate and Back functions.
  • Learn how to use screen transitions in an app.
  • Learn how to preview and modify an app to fit various form factors.
  • Gain hands-on experience in building navigations inside an app.
  • Learn how to use other controls for app navigation.


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