Power Apps Attachments for SharePoint - Files, Images, and Signatures
Updated: Feb 16, 2022
Learn with Shane Young how you can use Power Apps and Power Automate to get attachments into SharePoint; no forms necessary!
Included in this video:
Attach files to SharePoint
Attach images from the camera control to SharePoint
Attach signatures from the pen input to SharePoint
Link to Shane's YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7_OGRP8BYvtGB8eZdPG6Ng
Link to this video on Shane's YouTube: https://youtu.be/K74UFYgrKB4
2:01 Demo of attaching a file to a SharePoint list item using power automate flow
Shane walks through how he attaches a file to a SharePoint list from the app he built.
No form controls are used; instead, independent pieces are used, then passed through a flow.
5:18 Demo of attaching a signature from the pen input control to a SharePoint list using power automate flow
Shane uses pen input control and uploads it to his SharePoint list.
5:43 Demo of attaching a picture from the camera control to a SharePoint list item using power automate flow
Shane demonstrates how to take a photo in camera control, then upload the image to a SharePoint list.
6:41 Begin to build as you follow along with Shane
Creating the PowerApps inputs, including choices, for creating the item.
7:56 Get a PowerApps Attachment Control from a form
Shane explains how to get an Attachment Control using a form.
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13:08 Create a flow for uploading attachments to SharePoint
Create an Instant Cloud Flow.
Create Item and Add attachment actions.
21:44 Attach an Excel file to a SharePoint list item via Power Apps
Shane explains how this work with any attachment, such as Excel files.
22:52 Use a Pen input to capture a signature with Power Apps and attach it to SharePoint
24:45 Take a picture with the PowerApps camera control and attach it to the SharePoint item