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 … Continue reading Dynamics 365 – Developer Toolkit & Extensions for VS2017

Dynamics 365 + CTI / IVR Integration

What is CTI / IVR? Computer Telephony Integration, CTI enables computer systems to interacts with the telephone system. There are two main forms of CTI which are Outbound dialing and Inbound call handling. Interactive Voice Response, IVR is a well-known technology which allows computer systems to interact with humans through the use of voice and DTMF(Dual … Continue reading Dynamics 365 + CTI / IVR Integration

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

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 … Continue reading Updating Resolved Cases in Dynamics 365

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

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 … Continue reading Solution Enhancements in Dynamics CRM 2016

ISSUE: The plug-in type could not be found in the plug-in assembly

I registered one plugin assembly with two plugins written targeted to contact entity and registered in one of Dynamics CRM 2015 Online instances. It worked properly after adding steps into it. Here I am discussing the issue raised, an observation was done and the solution to the issue. But this only on a scenario for … Continue reading ISSUE: The plug-in type could not be found in the plug-in assembly