PowerApps component framework is the modern way how developers can create their custom controls and embed them into model-driven apps. This is a significant step towards empowering 3rd party developers to build compelling visual components in PowerApps and Dynamics 365 using the same framework which the Microsoft team uses. Our customers are often asking about some data visualization directly on the forms, so in this article, I would like to show you how using third-party typescript libraries you can build you simple visualization and embed it into your Dynamics CE implementation. We will create a simple custom control which will be using data in json format from the text field to create a pie. As a requirement, you need to know how to develop apps using TypeScript.
In case you just wanna download the source code, please use the link below: https://github.com/LrdSpr/PieChartControl
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