How to – Use the new command designer to customize the command bar – Dynamics 365 / Power Apps

Using the modern app designer either open an existing model-driven app or create a new model-driven app in

Select Edit >> Edit in preview

Select any entity/table and select the Edit command bar (preview)

The different command bars that can be edited are the Main grid, main form, subgrid view, and the associated view.

  • Main Grid view

  • Main Form view –

  • Subgrid view–

  • Associated view –

The legacy / classic button is not supported currently.

Check out all the known limitations


Let us try adding a new command/button in the Main Form, and see what options do we get there.

Select + New command or the + New option

It adds a new button with the label NewCommand with options to duplicate, hide, move up and down, etc.

The different properties that can be configured for the new command –





To set the label


To set the icon either using icon or web resource


Set tooltip title and its description.

Order Number

Customize the Order of the command


Either run formula or run javascript


Open Formula Bar


Library for Run JavaScript




Open Formula Bar for Show on Condition

Let us Save and Publish

Click on Play and open a lead form.

We can see the new command added.

Get all the details here –

Hope it helps..


Author: Nishant Rana

I love working in and sharing everything about Microsoft.NET technology !

4 thoughts on “How to – Use the new command designer to customize the command bar – Dynamics 365 / Power Apps”

  1. Hello ! Thanks for this post. It would be very interesting if you could try to add this button to a solution and try to import it into a brand new environment.


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