In my last
article we learnt how to create an app using Microsoft PowerApps where we
created an app to track our daily tasks and activities. As we are aware the app
is performing well on our desktops on the PowerApps studio but as we call it as
an app, it should be available in all our tablets and phone isn’t it.
Don’t worry, in this
article we will see how to use the apps on your devices and use the best
created apps by you and your organization on the PowerApps platform.
As for android users, open your
play store, windows users open your market place and similarly iPhone users can
open their iStore.
Search for PowerApps.
You will see the app as per the
screen below, download and install it.
Once installed, click on Open.
You will be asked to put in
your credentials and once you login, you will find the apps shared with you by
the organization and if you are the owner, you will see your app.
Click on the SharePoint App we
created on our last article.
The app will open up in the
Remember that you can choose
your text and symbol for to display on your app when it opens.
Once it opens, you will see your
app on your device.
As we had created an app which
shows the daily activities of a SharePoint team.
It shows two test tasks in
If you want to go in and edit
the status or other details, just click on the item.
You will see the task in view
You can edit by clicking on the
edit symbol above or click on delete to remove it and the update will happen in
the database and all the devices of your colleagues who are using the app.
If you want to create a new
entry of the activity, click on the + icon on the top of the form and the new
form will be available for you o enter the data.
This will make the team sync
even without opening any external report and everyone will be updated by their
app through their phones.
That’s the reason it is called a PowerApps.
There will be more articles on the PowerApps.
Until then, keep reading and keep learning!
SharePoint Consultant | Office Servers & Services