hands-on lab

Creating Power Apps Using Microsoft Copilot AI

Up to 1h
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Lab description

Copilot in Power Apps speeds up app development with its user-friendly interface for editing Microsoft Dataverse tables. This powerful tool simplifies the creation of advanced applications, making data management more efficient and boosting productivity for app creators and developers. Additionally, Power Platform environments provide a vital framework for organizing and securing data and apps to meet your organization's requirements.

This lab combines two essential aspects of modern application development: environment setup and the utilization of AI-driven assistance through Copilot. You will set up a developer environment and harness the power of Copilot in Power Apps to create a custom inventory application for managing IT equipment.

Learning objectives

Upon completion of this beginner-level lab, you will be able to:

  • Setup Power Platform environments
  • Create custom applications using Copilot in Power Apps
  • Query data using Copilot

Intended audience

  • Candidates for Microsoft Power Platform Fundamentals (PL-900) certification
  • Data Engineers
  • Machine Learning Engineers
  • Software Engineers


Familiarity with the following will be beneficial but is not required:

  • Microsoft Power Platform

The following content can be used to fulfill the prerequisites:

About the author
Learning paths

Parveen is an Azure advocate with previous experience in the professional consulting services industries. He specializes in infrastructure and DevOps with a wide range of knowledge in security and access management. He is also an Azure Certified - DevOps Engineer Expert, Security Engineer, Developer Associate, Administrator Associate, CompTIA Certified - Network+, Security+, and AWS Cloud Practitioner.
Parveen enjoys writing about cloud technologies and sharing the knowledge with the community to help students upskill in the cloud.

Covered topics
Lab steps
Setting Up A Microsoft 365 Developer Account
Preparing Power Platform Environment for Copilot AI
Creating an Inventory Application Using Microsoft 365 Copilot AI