Custom Connector Download: Open Calgary's Traffic Cameras App and Connector

Custom Connectors for the Power Platform

Custom Connectors for the Power Platform

Introduction

We built a custom connector to interact with Open Calgary’s Traffic Cameras REST API for a demo at the Power Platform World Tour.

Here is a link for you to get more information about the Traffic Cameras API from the City of Calgary’s Open Calgary data portal.

Learn more about the traffic camera data

You can get started with the Connector right away - use the button below to download the OpenAPI / Swagger file and import it into your environment!

Download the Custom Connector and PowerApp

It won’t take you long to get started. Click on either of the buttons below to download the resources and get started. Follow the deployment steps below.

 

Deploy the Connector

Import the Custom Connector

You can import the Open API / Swagger file into your PowerApps environment by following these steps:

  1. Log into PowerApps: https://www.powerapps.com

  2. In the left navigation, choose Data > Custom Connectors

  3. In the top navigation choose New custom connector > Import an OpenAPI file

Import a Open API / Swagger file into your PowerApps environment

Import a Open API / Swagger file into your PowerApps environment

Import the PowerApp

After you have installed the Custom Connector, you can get started with the PowerApp.

From within the makers portal:

  1. In the left navigation, click on Apps

  2. Click on Import Package in the Top Navigation

  3. Follow the instructions in the Import Tool