Microsoft Power Fx

AI-powered autocomplete

About Microsoft Power Fx

At its annual Build developer conference CEO, Satya Nadella announced the AI-powered functionality.

Microsoft Power Fx is an open source formula language for low code that’s based on Microsoft Excel.

In practice, this looks like the citizen programmer writing “find products where the name starts with ‘kids’ ” — and Power Apps then rendering that as “Filter(‘BC Orders’ Left(‘Product Name’,4)=”Kids”)”.

"The GPT-3 feature is limited in its scope and can only produce formulas in Microsoft Power Fx, a simple programming language derived from Microsoft Excel formulas that’s used mainly for database queries. But it shows the huge potential for machine learning to help novice programmers by functioning as an autocomplete tool for code."

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