Introduction to Canvas Apps with Power Apps

Part Of The On-Demand Courses


  • Build, create from scratch and share your app
  • Basic app customization and how to create an app from on-premises data
  • Understand and use Power Apps formulas
This course includes:

Course Description

Does the idea of building your own applications sound intimidating? Worry no more because Power Apps is here! With Power Apps you don’t have to be an expert developer. Instead, you will take existing skills you already have from traditional business applications like Excel and PowerPoint to become a Citizen Developer. After watching this course you will be eager and ready to take charge of building your own business applications right away!



Module 00 | Course Introduction
03m 57s total


Module 00A | Course Introduction
03m 57s


Module 01 | Power Apps Overview
48m 86s total


Module 01A | Why you need Power Apps
13m 23s


Module 01B | What is Power Apps
21m 22s


Module 01C | Using Templates
14m 41s


Module 02 | Building your First App
37m 38s total


Module 02A | Creating Connections
13m 27s


Module 02B | Building the App
15m 00s


Module 02C | Previewing the App
09m 11s


Module 03 | Implementing Basic App Customizations
41m 20s total


Module 03A | Important Terms to Know
21m 17s


Module 03B | Applying Basic Customizations
20m 03s


Module 04 | Creating Your First App From Scratch
68m 86s total


Module 04A | Setting up the Data source
10m 20s


Module 04B | Building the App
27m 44s


Module 04C | Configuring Icons and Forms
31m 22s


Module 05 | Power Apps Formula Basics
67m 19s total


Module 05A | Understanding Power Apps Formulas
19m 39s


Module 05B | Understanding Power Apps Formulas (Continued)
22m 57s


Module 05C | Delegation, Search, and Filter
25m 23s


Module 06 | Creating an App from On-Premises Data
61m 61s total


Module 06A | Data Gateway
11m 36s


Module 06B | Creating the Connection
08m 01s


Module 06C | Building the App
42m 24s


Module 07 | Sharing your App
25m 80s total


Module 07A | Sharing
08m 32s


Module 07B | Working with App Versioning
09m 01s


Module 07C | Exporting and Importing Apps
08m 47s


Module 08 | Power Apps on your Mobile Device
09m 30s total


Module 08A | Power Apps on your Mobile Device
09m 30s



Training Content Manager

Mitchell Pearson has been with Pragmatic Works for 8 years as a Data Platform Consultant and the Training Content manager. Mitchell has authored books on SQL Server, Power BI and the Power Platform. Data Platform experience includes designing and implementing enterprise level Business Intelligence solutions with the Microsoft SQL Server stack (T-SQL, SSIS, SSAS, SSRS), the Power Platform and Microsoft Azure.


System Requirements

  • To follow along in this course you must sign up for an account at using a school or work email address.
  • You may sign up for a trial account and this will include everything you need for this course.

What to Know Before Class

This course assumes you have no prior knowledge of Power Apps.

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