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Dataverse Web API Tip #6: Views (Separation of Concerns & DRYness)


Did you know that the views you and your users define in Microsoft Power Apps (including Microsoft Dynamics) can also be used from the Dataverse Web API?

Drop-down menu from Power Apps showing user and system views available for the current entity grid

The syntax is slightly different depending on whether the view is a system view (a.k.a. a public view; typically defined via a development tool such as make.powerapps.com or provided in a solution) or a user view (created by an end user—for example, in a model-drive app, by using the “Create view” menu option when viewing a grid page).

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