Bring Microsoft 365 collaboration to your model-driven apps

With Power Platform, you can create line of business apps that allow you and your team to track and automate business processes.

Meanwhile, with Microsoft 365 solutions and platform capabilities you can bring your apps to collaborative surfaces like Microsoft Teams. You can choose between our pro-code Visual Studio and low-code Power Platform tools that best serve your scenario.

Microsoft want to enable you to embed M365 collaboration capabilities into your model-driven apps. Until now a way to achieve that has been through our Graph APIs and pro-developer tools.

Microsoft now enabled to build low-code collaborative model-driven apps with the introduction of Collaboration controls (Preview) in Power Apps.

Collaboration controls (Preview) enable you to add M365 capabilities to your Power Apps line of business custom applications to simplify user workflows when collaborating on business processes in Teams and Power Apps.

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Microsoft named a Leader in the 2022 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Robotic Process Automation

For the second consecutive year, Microsoft has been named a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Robotic Process Automation.

Since Microsoft added Robotic Process Automation (RPA) in 2019 alongside our digital process automation (DPA) and AI offerings, it’s momentum has continued to expand.

After Microsoft acquired Softomotive in 2020, Microsoft launched Power Automate for desktop as subsequent improvements.

Learn more by using the following link to access the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Robotic Process Automation.

Image is of the 2022 Gartner RPA Magic Quadrant which features Microsoft in a Leader position.

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44 New Verified Connectors and 19 Updates released in June 2022

Microsoft launched a huge number of verified connectors, 44 new and 19 updates from different service owners for power automate. These connectors have solutions and tools for Content and Files, Productivity, Collaboration, Business Intelligence, IT Operations, Security, and much more. You can view all the details and highlights in below link .

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Power Apps July 2022 Feature Update

A variety of new and highly anticipated features are now available which we are very excited to share:

Trust

  • Simplify and streamline Power Platform governance with Managed Environments
  • Auto updates for Power Apps & Dynamics CE
  • Improve monitoring of Dataverse plugins using Application insights

Maker Productivity

  • Find and replace in the Power Apps Studio
  • Review feedback and ratings from your users
  • Customizing forms with even more components

End User Productivity

  • Find your business data in Microsoft Search
  • Power Apps on Windows generally available
  • Seamlessly add your apps to Teams
  • Expanded support for NFC, and markup support in MR controls

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Create advanced bot scenarios with Power Automate and Microsoft teams

Power Automate has supported a wide range of actions helping you achieve complex automation scenarios within Microsoft Teams. Microsoft announced two new bot actions that have been highly requested which will help take your flows a step further.

  • Update adaptive card messages in Teams
  • Trigger a flow when an adaptive card action is submitted

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