[Step by Step] Canvas App using on-premise SQL server as Data Source


Easy to understand and follow article – thanks Rajeev.

Rajeev Pentyala - Microsoft Power Platform

In this post, lets see how to build a Canvas App with data from on-premise SQL Server.

Using Gateways ,data can be transferred quickly and securely between a canvas app and an on-premises data source, such as an on-premises SQL Server database or an on-premises SharePoint site.

Lets get started to configure a Gateway and read the on-premises SQL Data which acts as a Canvas App’s ‘Data Source’.

Prerequisites:

  • SQL Server with a Database and a simple table.

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  • Dynamics 365 subscription. Subscribe to 30 days trail here.

Configure a ‘Gateway’ to on-premise SQL Server:

We need to install ‘On-Premises Data Gateway’ service on the machine with ‘SQL Server’.

  • Connect to PowerApps maker portal using your Dynamics 365 credentials.
  • Go to Data -> Gateways and click on ‘+New gateway’ button.

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  • You will be redirected to downloads page and click on ‘Download’ under ‘On-Premises Data Gateway’ section.

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  • Download and click on the…

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Author: Nishant Rana

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