Tag Archives: PCF

PCF controls in Canvas Apps and why using Xrm namespace might not be a good idea

  I wanted to see how a custom PCF control would work in a canvas app, and, as it turned out, it just works if you make sure this experimental feature has been enabled in the environment: https://powerapps.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/announcing-experimental-release-of-the-powerapps-component-framework-for-canvas-apps/ You also need to enable components for the app: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/component-framework/component-framework-for-canvas-apps So, since I tried it for the Validated… Read More »

Creating a custom PCF control for a subgrid – a few findings so far

When creating a custom PCF control for a subgrid, how do you display “add new item”, “quick find”, and other commands/actions/navigation items which you would normally see accompanying the subgrids on the forms? That’s what I was recently asking in the community forums: https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/PowerApps-Component-Framework/PCF-controls-for-specific-subgrid-columns/m-p/304895#M440 Once again, folks from the PCF team have raised to the… Read More »