Dynamics 365 – Developer Toolkit & Extensions for VS2017

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Developer Toolkit and Dynamics CRM & 365 Developer Extensions are great Dynamics 365 development accelerators available in the Visual Studio Marketplace. Still, these tools are not compatible with Visual Studio 2017, which is the latest release of VS. This is a workaround that you can make use of these tools with Visual …

Xrm.Utility : openEntityForm with Parameters

Using "openEntityForm" a CRM form can be opened. While it is opening, different form fields values can be populated and those values can be passed to the form. Xrm.Utility.openEntityForm(name,id,parameters,windowOptions) name: Entity Logical Name id: Record id parameters: Form id, Field Ids, and Values, Custom query string parameters windowOptions: Flag to open as a New Window …

“Not In” \ “Does Not Have” Query in Dynamics CRM – By Cobalt

In Dynamics CRM Advanced Find, Querries can be built for various conditions \ for various filter criteria. But, "Not In" type queries cannot be built and it doesn't work with OOTB querying. Cobalt has a cool feature which allows users to make "Not In" \ "Does Not Have" types of queries in Advanced Find and …

Updating Resolved Cases in Dynamics 365

Some Dynamics 365/CRM record updates need specific workarounds. Due to various reasons such as adding new fields to case entity, option set changes, migrating data to some other environments etc... developers need to modify the case records including resolved cases. This post is to explain a workaround for updating and migrating Resolved Case records. Get resolved cases using views or …

Microsoft Dynamics CRM content packs for Power BI – Web and Mobile

Power BI transforms data into rich visual forms such as Different Graphs, tables, Reports and into many more types. Power BI is capable of taking data from files, databases, and online services. Power BI has Sales Manager and Service Manager content packs which can be used to connect to Dynamics CRM Online and Power BI. Following …

Solution Enhancements in Dynamics CRM 2016

Clone a Patch, Clone Solution, and Apply Solution Upgrade are the cool new features released with Dynamics CRM 2016. CRM Solution is an excellent way of transferring customizations from one environment to another and solution version helps to identify each set of customizations of transferring. CRM solutions will contain different components such as entities, processes, plugin …