Add Data Source to Customer Insights

Hero Insights: Adding Data Sources to Customer Insights

If you are just joining us, I am working on a series to learn about Dynamics 365 and Customer Insights using superheroes! You can check out the full series on the Hero Insights page. Enjoy! Previously in our adventure, we set up our data to be in Dynamics 365 / CDS and we have a … Continue reading Hero Insights: Adding Data Sources to Customer Insights

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Hero Insights: Setting up Customer Insights Trial

If you are just joining us, I am working on a series to learn about Dynamics 365 and Customer Insights using superheroes! You can check out the full series on the Hero Insights page. Enjoy! Today is going to be a very screenshot-heavy post as we walk through the steps to set up your Customer … Continue reading Hero Insights: Setting up Customer Insights Trial

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Hero Insights: Using Power Automate to Set Contact Images

If you are just joining us, I am working on a series to learn about Dynamics 365 and Customer Insights using superheroes! You can check out the full series on the Hero Insights page. Enjoy! Disclaimer Previously, we added data on the Common Data Service. Today, we're using Power Automate for something exciting! I think … Continue reading Hero Insights: Using Power Automate to Set Contact Images

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Hero Insights: Adding Data in the Common Data Service

If you are just joining us, I am working on a series to learn about Dynamics 365 and Customer Insights using comic superheroes! You can check out the full series on the Hero Insights page. Enjoy! Prerequisites Before we get to the exciting meat of Customer Insights, we need to do some environment and data … Continue reading Hero Insights: Adding Data in the Common Data Service

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Hero Insights: Introduction

As you may know, I like to find random use cases and then create a series of blogs to learn new technologies (such as #PowerPizza to learn Power Apps). I have been wanting to learn about Microsoft's Customer Insights and trying to think of good data sets to test this functionality on. I discovered there … Continue reading Hero Insights: Introduction

Comparison of Text, Text Area, and Multiple Lines of Text Fields

What is a Text Area Field?

Since I come from a Microsoft CRM / Dynamics 365 background I am still learning about the Maker Portal. So the other day, when my team mentioned the text area field I was curious what this was and how it was different from Multiple lines of Text. So, let's do a quick comparison of the … Continue reading What is a Text Area Field?

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Quarantine Chat Bot: Sentiment Analysis

Yesterday, I started talking about how I built a chat bot to talk to my parents during this quarantine. We got started by setting up the environment, provisioning the bot, editing the greeting messages, and adding our first question. Now, we are going to add a few more brains into the operation! I wanted the … Continue reading Quarantine Chat Bot: Sentiment Analysis

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Quarantine Chat Bot: Let’s Build a Virtual Agent!

In these odd days of quarantine, I have spent a lot of time talking to my parents to convince them to stay home or just finding ways to keep them entertained. My mom loves this quarantine life and never has a need to leave but my dad is a bit of a different story. So, … Continue reading Quarantine Chat Bot: Let’s Build a Virtual Agent!

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Microsoft Ignite the Tour DC 2020

I will be speaking and sharing my love for the DC User Group communities at Microsoft Ignite the Tour DC! Hey Microsoft Ignite the Tour DC Attendees! I wanted to share some information for you on where to find me over the next few days and some resources for after the sessions! Data and the … Continue reading Microsoft Ignite the Tour DC 2020

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Power Pizza: Party Time!

We are in the middle of a Power Pizza Blog Series! I am walking through lessons learned while building a Power App to track your Pizza Crawls. This will allow your friends to submit their locations, enter ratings and view the winner. Finally, a scientific solution for finding the best pizza! Not from my most … Continue reading Power Pizza: Party Time!