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Bernie ThibeaultApr 02, 2020< 1 min read

How To: Adding a Power App to your Teams Side Bar

Most people know that you have been able to add Power Apps to individual channels within a team. And you may also know that from the Teams Admin Center, an Administrator can create policies that update the left hand Teams navigation to include Power Apps.

A recent update to Teams has made this even easier for a user to change their personal navigation to include a Power App that they need to access frequently. See below on the steps to follow in order to do this on your own!

Step 1: Go to Power Apps, select the app you want to pin and click "Add to Teams"


Select App

Step 2: Click "Download app" to download the .zip file


Add to Teams

Step 3: Open Teams, click the Ellipses and "More Apps"


Upload custom app to teams


Step 4: Click Upload Custom App and select the zip file


Upload App to Teams

Step 5: Add the App


Add App

Step 6: Pin the app, drag and drop to position it where you'd like


Pin App-1

Step 7: You're done! The app will start working in a full page in Teams


App Loads


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Bernie Thibeault

After dedicating six years to us, Bernie has left Aerie. He first joined on the business development side but found his true calling as a Solution Engineer for Dynamics 365 and the Power Platform. Bernie had become our go-to resource for these solutions and made a significant impact while at Aerie. We're grateful for his contributions and wish him all the best in his future endeavors.