Create an Application User for Dynamics 365

Updated

If Dynamics 365 is hosted in a GCC High Cloud region, you must create an application user for each environment in Dynamics 365 that you want to back up.

Disclaimer: This procedure is performed using the Microsoft Power Platform Admin (D365 Admin) portal. The application is subject to change without notice. Consult Microsoft documentation, for example, see Application User Creation.

Before You Begin

Note the application ID obtained from the Azure application.

Procedure

  1. Log on to the Microsoft Power Platform Admin (D365 Admin) center as a system administrator.

  2. In the navigation pane, go to Environments, and then select an environment from the list.

  3. On the Settings tab, go to Users + permissions, and then select Application users.

    The application users page appears.

  4. Click + New app user.

    The Create a new app user dialog box appears.

  5. Select a business unit, and then click +Add an app.

    The Add an app from Azure Active Directory dialog box appears.

  6. Select an app, and then click Add.

    The Create a new app user dialog box appears.

  7. Click Security roles.

    The Add security roles dialog box appears.

  8. Select the System Administrator role, and then click Save.

    The Create a new app user dialog box appears.

  9. Click Create.