No Settings and Customization menu on D365 Trial?

Hello Everyone, I have recently created a D365 trial to play around and find out the new features or changes in latest version. For my surprise i could only see, Module menu’s but no place to customize the system to play around. I hope most of you would have seen the same. I was talkingContinue reading “No Settings and Customization menu on D365 Trial?”

Editable Grid – Dynamics 365 – MS CRM

Hi Guys, I have been hearing that Microsoft have introduced  Editable grids in Dynamics 365, Finally i kept hands on to give an attempt and composing this Post. Here are some intriguing things about Editable grid,   Inline editing of records at the entity or sub-grid level Web and mobile clients Navigation using a keyboard or mouseContinue reading “Editable Grid – Dynamics 365 – MS CRM”

Dynamics 365 – You can’t add new forms to the appointment entity

Originally posted on Hosk's Dynamic Blog:
I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination. Jimmy Dean Thinking is difficult, which is why most people avoid it #HoskWisdom Just when you think you understand Dynamics 365 it bamboozles you making you think your browsers broken.…

Plugin on Retrieve and Retrieve Multiple – How bad is it?

Originally posted on Salim Adamon – Dynamics 365 Blog:
I have managed to be in the Dynamics CRM/365 world for over 7 years without having to write a single plugin on Retrieve and Retrieve Multiple. The recommendation that I give is to stay away from those. The reason is simple, it sounds horrible from a performance…

Get the list of all the dirty fields in the form in Dynamics 365

Originally posted on Nishant Rana's Weblog:
Hi, Recently on opening our opportunity entity records we were getting unsaved changes message. To quickly get the list of all the fields Open the debugger tool and put the following script in the console window frames[0].Xrm.Page.data.entity.getDataXml(); Check this thread http://stackoverflow.com/questions/32735019/dirty-form-with-no-dirty-fields-on-crm-2015-online Hope it helps..

Crm Exception: Message: Customer lookup [CustomerId] is invalid. Customer lookups can only be associated with 1 Account and 1 Contact error while importing solution in CRM

Originally posted on Nishant Rana's Weblog:
While trying to import solution to our test environment from our dev environment we got the below error  “Crm Exception: Message: Customer lookup [CustomerId] is invalid. Customer lookups can only be associated with 1 Account and 1 Contact” The way we got it fixed Unzip the solution and…

Web API Enhancements -Dynamics 365

Hey Techies, I was going through new What’s new for Developers    and found some thing useful for the developers who uses Web API. We may need to retrieve entity as soon as you created/updated. To do this we had to do two operations before Create/Update Retrieve with this new update we can do the bothContinue reading “Web API Enhancements -Dynamics 365”

Customer Data type – MS CRM 2016 Update 1

Hello Everyone,   There is a new data type named “Customer” which can be used to save values of Account or Contact. Previously it used to be a OOB field on the below entities. Case Lead Opportunity Quote etc.. While adding a new field, You can see a new data type as below Hope this helps!!Continue reading “Customer Data type – MS CRM 2016 Update 1”