In Dynamics 365, we have the flexibility to store data of a variety of types such as text, number, lookups, options, etc. Time Zone is a type of format for Whole Number, which allows the user to store the Time zone information of a particular record in CRM.
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In this blog, we will consider a business requirement where we have to set the Time Zone field value on an Account based on the Latitude and Longitude values dynamically when the Account record is created in CRM.
Let’s walk through the steps we need to perform to achieve the above requirement:
- Navigate to https://make.powerapps.com and create a custom field “Account Time Zone” with data type as Whole Number having the format as TimeZone. Add the field on the form as well so that the user can see the value in the field.
2. We will create a Power Automate Flow to get the timezone from Location coordinates and set the TimeZone field value on the Account record. Navigate to the…
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