Power Apps | Galleries exercise | Create a gallery listing bestselling books, with a search box

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Software ==> Power Apps  (13 exercises)
Version ==> Latest update
Topic ==> Galleries  (3 exercises)
Level ==> Harder than average
Course ==> Power Apps
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Create a new canvas phone layout app, and change it to landscape view by default.  Save this app as Best books.

Create a data source listing out the books in the above workbook (you'll need to create a table in the workbook first):

List of books

The first few books in the list.

Create an app with two screens.  The first one should contain a gallery listing out the books which meet a search criteria a user types in:

Books for search box

This shows the 7 books which contain the letters ther in the title.

You can use the CountRows function to count the number of rows in the data source, and the syntax of the Search function is:

Search (Data source name, Textbox, Field to search by)

The second screen should show the book a user clicks on:

The book details

Notice that the title banner shows the name of the book.

When everything is working, save the app and close it down.

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