Microsoft Power Platform App Maker (PL-100)

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Microsoft Power Platform App Maker (PL-100)

Authors: Vlad Catrinescu, Amber Israelsen, Ben Howard

This path covers certification objectives for the Microsoft Power Platform App Maker (PL-100). Candidates for this exam are able to use data and understand issues that need... Read more

  • Designing Business Solutions with Microsoft Power Platform
  • Getting Started with Microsoft Power Automate
  • Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Power BI
  • Getting Started with Canvas Apps in Power Apps
  • Getting Started with Model-driven Apps in Power Apps
  • Creating Power Virtual Agent Chatbots for Microsoft Teams

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There are no prerequisites for this path.

Microsoft Power Platform App Maker (PL-100)

This path covers certification objectives for the Microsoft Power Platform App Maker (PL-100).

Microsoft Power Platform App Maker: Preparing to Take the PL-100 Exam

by Vlad Catrinescu

Nov 30, 2021 / 21m

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Microsoft’s Power Platform suite of products includes some of the most popular low code / no code app creation products in the world. The PL-100 Microsoft certification exam is an Associate level certification that proves you have the skills needed to create apps with multiple Power Platform Solutions. In this course, Microsoft Power Platform App Maker: Preparing to Take the PL-100 Exam, we will introduce the PL-100 certification exam. First, you’ll learn why this exam is important and where it fits inside the Power Platform certification portfolio. Next, you’ll learn about the different courses in the learning path to help you achieve this certification. Finally, I'll share some personal exam tips to help set you up for success. When you’re finished with this course, you will have the knowledge you need to dive into the PL-100 learning path and work towards achieving an important industry certification

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. The PL-100 Exam and How to Prepare for It

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Designing Business Solutions with Microsoft Power Platform

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by Nikola Ilic

Getting Started with Model-driven Apps in Power Apps

by Amber Israelsen

Oct 25, 2021 / 2h 1m

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Companies need to rapidly develop business applications that leverage data from a variety of sources. That’s what Power Apps is all about—offering a no-code solution for developing rich, responsive apps on top of business data. In this course, Getting Started with Model-driven Apps in Power Apps, you’ll learn to develop an end-to-end model-driven app using Power Apps. First, you’ll see how to set up a development environment and a Power Apps solution. Next, you’ll explore the data model in Dataverse, working with tables and relationships, and then compose the model-driven app, customizing the user interface. Finally, you’ll learn how to share the app with others and embed it in Microsoft Teams. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of model-driven Power Apps needed to rapidly develop business applications on top of your data.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. Getting Started with Power Apps in a Development Environment
  3. Designing and Creating the Data Model in Dataverse
  4. Composing a Model-driven App
  5. Understanding Security Roles
  6. Sharing Model-driven Apps
  7. Managing Solutions and App Versions
  8. Course Summary and Next Steps

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Getting Started with Canvas Apps in Power Apps

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by Ben Fetters

Getting Started with Microsoft Power Automate

by Vlad Catrinescu

Dec 22, 2021 / 4h 22m

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The Microsoft Productivity cloud is used by more than 250 million users daily - and is the productivity platform of choice for most enterprises in the world. Microsoft Power Automate, part of the Microsoft Power Platform is a business process automation tool that allows you to streamline and automate business processes. In this course, Getting Started with Microsoft Power Automate, you will learn foundational knowledge of Microsoft Power Automate. First, you will learn the basic terms and concepts of Microsoft Power Automate. Next, you will discover how to create your own cloud and business process workflows. Finally, you will learn how to create workflows that integrate with Microsoft Teams. When you’re finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of Microsoft Power Automate needed to automate business processes in your own organization!

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. The Basics of Microsoft Power Automate
  3. Creating your first Cloud Flows
  4. Creating Advanced Cloud Flows
  5. Creating Business Process Flows
  6. Managing Power Automate
  7. Conclusion

Creating Power Virtual Agent Chatbots for Microsoft Teams

by Vlad Catrinescu

Dec 3, 2021 / 1h 41m

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Power Virtual Agents empowers users to easily create powerful bots using a guided, no-code graphical interface without the need for data scientists or developers, and you can even deploy them in Microsoft Teams! In this course, Creating Power Virtual Agent chatbots for Microsoft Teams, you’ll learn to create Power Virtual Agent chatbots for Microsoft Teams. First, you’ll explore the basics of Microsoft Power Virtual Agents. Next, you’ll discover how to create a chatbot using the Power Virtual Agents Teams app. Finally, you’ll learn how to publish your bot in Microsoft Teams. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Power Virtual Agents needed to create Chatbots in Microsoft Teams.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. Introduction to Microsoft Power Virtual Agents for Microsoft Teams
  3. Creating a Chatbot for Microsoft Teams
  4. Publish a Chatbot in Microsoft Teams
  5. Conclusion

Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Power BI

by Ben Howard

Oct 12, 2021 / 1h 26m

1h 26m

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Being able to analyze and visualize data is crucial to the PL100 Microsoft Power Platform App Maker exam. In this course, Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Power BI, you’ll learn to visualize data in Power BI and Power Apps. First, you’ll explore how to create Power BI reports and dashboards using the Power BI desktop and Power BI service. Next, you’ll discover how to embed canvas apps into Power BI reports and dashboards. Finally, you’ll learn how to embed Power BI reports and dashboards into both Canvas apps and Model driven apps. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Power BI and Power Apps needed to successfully complete the Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Power BI section of the Microsoft Power Platform App Maker exam.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. Create Power BI Reports
  3. Implement Other Reports
Learning Paths

Microsoft Power Platform App Maker (PL-100)

  • Number of Courses7 courses
  • Duration10 hours
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This path covers certification objectives for the Microsoft Power Platform App Maker (PL-100).

Candidates for this exam are able to use data and understand issues that need resolving within their organization. They can use this knowledge to imagine, simplify, and automate tasks and processes for their team and organization using the required processes and app experiences. The candidate is capable of working autonomously, not necessarily requiring formal IT training, but comfortable using technology to create solutions for their business. Being an advocate for Power Platform solutions is key, as is familiarity and ability to apply features of Power Platform apps as well as other apps such as: Microsoft Teams, Microsoft 365 apps and services, and any third-party solutions.

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