Oct 9, 2022 12:00 AM

Read & Write SharePoint Image Column in Power Apps | Patch to Related List of Images

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Power Apps Tutorial video introducing the new feature where PowerApps now supports SharePoint list Image columns for both read and write scenarios.

You can now create a Power App to read, create, update and delete SharePoint column images directly in a Power App.  You can also choose to get either the full version of the image or various thumbnail sizes:  Small, Medium, and Large.  Use specific thumbnail sizes for optimal performance. For example, use Small for a gallery or Medium for a form.  Large images might be used for detailed inspection.

We can leverage both the Form Control & Patch function techniques in Power Apps to perform CRUD operations on the SharePoint Image Column.

I will showcase how to use the Add Picture Control, Camera control & the Pen Input (Signature) control to add or update data in SharePoint Image column directly from Power Apps.

I will also showcase a technique in which we can associate a related list of Images (Image Column) and achieve scenarios like Image tagging, versioning, etc.

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https://powerapps.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/whats-new-power-apps-september-2022-feature-update/

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Power Apps working with SharePoint List Relationships

In this beginners video tutorial on Power Apps working with SharePoint List Relationships we will learn how to connect PowerApps to multiple SharePoint lists which are related.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SCYY9ZL48Mw&t=0s

Table of Contents:

00:00 - Introduction to SharePoint Image column in Power Apps

00:36 - Image Column in SharePoint List

01:56 - Image Column Thumbnail Sizes

02:39 - New Power Apps feature to Write (Add/Update) SharePoint Image Column

03:51 - Use Multiple Image Columns in Power Apps

05:05 - Reset Image Column in Power Apps Form control

05:47 - Delete (clear) SharePoint Image Column data in PowerApps

07:46 - Patch function for SharePoint Image Column

11:12 - Save Picture from Power Apps Camera Control to Image Column in SharePoint

12:32 - Related SharePoint List of Images (Image Control, Tag Images in Power Apps)

20:19 - Save Pen Input (Signature) from Power Apps to Image Column in SharePoint

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