Subgrid, QuickView, Linear Gauge, Arc Knob, Linear Slider controls added in new model-driven form designer (WYSIWYG) in PowerApps
Aug19

Subgrid, QuickView, Linear Gauge, Arc Knob, Linear Slider controls added in new model-driven form designer (WYSIWYG) in PowerApps

Recently we were trying out the model-driven form designer and noticed the option of adding new input control to the form in it. Few days back only I wrote about the addition of Subgrid control, however the limitation was that we couldn’t add new subgrid control. But with the new updates, we can now add … Continue reading “Subgrid, QuickView, Linear Gauge, Arc Knob, Linear Slider controls… Continue Reading...

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PCF Control – Address Finder for New Zealand region
Aug08

PCF Control – Address Finder for New Zealand region

Originally posted on Sankalp's Dynamics Logs: Recently Microsoft released preview version of PowerApp Component Framework which enable developers working on Dynamics 365 to create cool custom controls and enhancing the capability. I have Utilized it to create Address Finder control which should work for New Zealand region. For this i have have used AddressFinder… Continue Reading Nishant Rana’s Article on their blog...

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Sub-Grid added to the new model-driven form designer (WYSISYG) in PowerApps
Aug05

Sub-Grid added to the new model-driven form designer (WYSISYG) in PowerApps

Hi, Microsoft is steadily adding all the essential features to the new model-driven form designer (preview) making it more and more usable and intuitive. Latest addition is the support for sub-grid as shown below The properties window for the sub-grid ` We can select the view from either the related entities or view from any … Continue reading “Sub-Grid added to the new model-driven form… Continue Reading Nishant...

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MVP’s around the World (2019)
Jul26

MVP’s around the World (2019)

Originally posted on EighTwOne (821): Update: Updated statistics based on award categories (not people) due to the number of multi-category awardees. In previous years, I performed some comparisons on the MVP population after every award cycle. So, time to get some fresh statistics after July 2019 award cycle. For comparison, I had a look at the… Continue Reading Nishant Rana’s Article on their blog MVP’s around the...

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Class of 2019: 25 Microsoft MVPs you should be following
Jul26

Class of 2019: 25 Microsoft MVPs you should be following

After being named a Microsoft MVP once again earlier this month, I’m proud to say that I’ve been named in Nigel Frank’s list of top MVPs to follow. I’m honoured to appear as part of the Microsoft MVP Class of 2019 roundup, and to be included among a host of other wonderful MVPs from across … Continue reading “Class of 2019: 25 Microsoft MVPs you should be following” Continue Reading Nishant Rana’s Article...

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XrmToolBox – Using User Profile Migration tool for quickly updating User’s security roles on changing the Business Unit
Jul25

XrmToolBox – Using User Profile Migration tool for quickly updating User’s security roles on changing the Business Unit

Few weeks back, we Rahul Tiwary and Prashant Maurya developed a tool named User Profile Migration for moving Users along with their respective BU’s, Security Roles and Teams that they are part of from one instance to another. Our earlier tool User Security Manager provided feature to update the BU, Security Roles, Team, Field Security Profile … Continue reading “XrmToolBox – Using User… Continue Reading Nishant...

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Apply SLA choosing the SLA in the SLA lookup field for the SLA Enabled Entities in Dynamics 365 CE
Jul24

Apply SLA choosing the SLA in the SLA lookup field for the SLA Enabled Entities in Dynamics 365 CE

One of the enhancements that came in SLA (CRM 2016 Update 1), which I feel has got unnoticed by few, is choosing the SLA manually using the SLA lookup field. As we all know SLA comes already enabled for Case Entity and can be enabled for the below entities Account, Contact, Order, Invoice, Quote, Opportunity, … Continue reading “Apply SLA choosing the SLA in the SLA lookup field for the SLA… Continue Reading Nishant...

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ClickDimensions Features (Pros and Cons) and QuickStart guide
Jul24

ClickDimensions Features (Pros and Cons) and QuickStart guide

Word Version : https://1drv.ms/w/s!As1evjwQ4RIjjZRve-ZmrICdtmZoaA?e=KVDUDB Pros of using ClickDimensions with Microsoft Dynamics CRM 365 Easy to set up and configure. ClickDimensions will provide a solution file which needs to be imported to the Dynamics CRM Web Application. It doesn’t require any setup files or any other infrastructure to be configured as it will be using … Continue reading… Continue Reading Nishant...

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Single Organization vs Multiple Organization (Single Instance vs Multiple Instance) key points to consider in Dynamics 365 CE (On-Premise)
Jul23

Single Organization vs Multiple Organization (Single Instance vs Multiple Instance) key points to consider in Dynamics 365 CE (On-Premise)

The decision for going with single or multiple organisation should be made as early as possible because if the implementation grows, it will increase the complexity. For e.g., if we have Marketing already implemented for the marketing lob and now, we are planning to add Sales and Service, which would be difficult as it could … Continue reading “Single Organization vs Multiple Organization… Continue Reading Nishant...

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Getting entity record counts
Jul22

Getting entity record counts

Originally posted on Dreaming in CRM: There are couple of ways to gets entity record counts: you could use XrmToolBox’s Record Counter Tool, or write the FetchXml to count the records as you navigate from one page to the next. But, if you just want to use the SDK here is a simple method: a… Continue Reading Nishant Rana’s Article on their blog Getting entity record counts RetrieveTotalRecordCountRequest to get the...

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SSRS and Power BI comparison for Dynamics 365 CE Reporting
Jul18

SSRS and Power BI comparison for Dynamics 365 CE Reporting

Hi, Was recently working on a comparison between using SSRS and/or Power BI for reporting for Microsoft Dynamics CRM, below are some of the points we came up SSRS has always been Reporting Tool of choice for Microsoft Dynamics CRM and has been natively integrated with the application. Microsoft Dynamics CRM offers Report Parameters for … Continue reading “SSRS and Power BI comparison for… Continue Reading Nishant...

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What is the maximum file size limit for Attachments in Dynamics 365  On Premise V9?
Jul17

What is the maximum file size limit for Attachments in Dynamics 365 On Premise V9?

Recently was trying to figure out the maximum file size limit for the attachments. It is 131072 (in kilobytes) Can be defined at Settings – Administration – Email Tab. Scroll down to Set file size limit for attachments section Hope it helps.. Continue Reading Nishant Rana’s Article on their blog What is the maximum file size limit for Attachments in Dynamics 365 On Premise V9? Recently was trying to figure out the...

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Using SARIF Viewer to read the static analysis results generated by Microsoft.PowerApps.Checker.PowerShell module
Jul13

Using SARIF Viewer to read the static analysis results generated by Microsoft.PowerApps.Checker.PowerShell module

In the last post, we saw how we can use the Microsoft.PowerApps.Checker.PowerShell module to analyze the Solution (Unmanaged and Managed – Online or On-Premise) outside the PowerApps Maker Portal. https://nishantrana.me/2019/07/12/using-the-powerapps-checker-powershell-module-to-validate-the-solution/ The reports generated by the tool are in SARIF format i.e. Static Analysis Results… Continue Reading Nishant Rana’s Article...

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Using the PowerApps checker PowerShell Module to validate the solution
Jul12

Using the PowerApps checker PowerShell Module to validate the solution

Using PowerApps Checker PowerShell Module we can perform the solution check functionality from outside the PowerApps Maker Portal. This can be useful for automated build and release pipelines. Apart from that some of the notable capabilities of the module include Support for both managed and unmanaged solution. Support for On-Premise. Support for more than one solution … Continue reading… Continue Reading Nishant...

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Using PowerApps Solution Checker from the PowerApps maker portal
Jul12

Using PowerApps Solution Checker from the PowerApps maker portal

The PowerApps Solution Checker feature released for general availability on May 2019, can be used to perform static analysis of the Unmanaged solution for components like plugin, web resources, custom workflow activities and provide guidelines and recommendations around the issues found. To get started à Sign in to PowerApps maker portal https://make.powerapps.com/home Select the Solutions …

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Fixed – Package Deployer (USD) not connecting to CRM Organization
Jul11

Fixed – Package Deployer (USD) not connecting to CRM Organization

Hi, while trying to set up USD in the Dynamics 365 Online environment We were facing the issue with the USD’s Package Deployer, after login, it was showing the Organizations but on trying to connect to them, it was again taking back to the login screen. This was because we were using below old version … Continue reading “Fixed – Package Deployer (USD) not connecting to… Continue Reading Nishant...

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Thanks Microsoft for the MVP (Business Applications) award once again!
Jul02

Thanks Microsoft for the MVP (Business Applications) award once again!

Thanks Microsoft for this recognition and thanks to all the wonderful and passionate Dynamics 365 (CRM) professionals who have inspired and motivated me and others for several years, to keep learning and contributing in the community and to grow in the process! Continue Reading Nishant Rana’s Article on their blog Thanks Microsoft for the MVP (Business Applications) award once again! Thanks Microsoft for this recognition and...

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Dynamic CRM – User Profile Migration
Jun27

Dynamic CRM – User Profile Migration

Originally posted on Rahul Tiwary CRM Blogs: Recently, I have been working on a project which has lot of users belongs to different BU’s having different roles and they are part of multiple Teams. Now, once we are done with UAT it was time to go and configure PROD. The timeline to go live was… Continue Reading Nishant Rana’s Article on their blog Dynamic CRM – User Profile Migration Rahul Tiwary CRM Blogs...

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Getting FormContext in Power Apps Custom Component framework–Gotchas! – Nishant Rana’s Weblog
Jun07

Getting FormContext in Power Apps Custom Component framework–Gotchas! – Nishant Rana’s Weblog

Before I proceed further some disclaimers here. If you are thinking from the title that I have been able to resolve the problem completely, unfortunately it’s not. My approach works for certain scenarios and not for all scenarios and I will explain where it works and where it doesn’t. And this is of the time I am writing this blog. Very soon Microsoft may release something much simpler. Ever since I wrote the article on in-depth...

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How to – Add Style to Custom Component in PowerApps Component Framework – Nishant Rana’s Weblog
Jun06

How to – Add Style to Custom Component in PowerApps Component Framework – Nishant Rana’s Weblog

Kindly refer the previous post, here we will be adding style to the component created in the post. Step by Step – Create a very simple PowerApps Custom Component to show the GUID of the record Go through below articles to get a better understanding https://debajmecrm.com/2019/04/26/in-depth-end-end-walkthrough-develop-your-custom-controls-using-power-apps-component-framework-and-use-it-on-your-crm-interface/...

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Step by Step – Create a very simple PowerApps Custom Component to show the GUID of the record – Nishant Rana’s Weblog
Jun06

Step by Step – Create a very simple PowerApps Custom Component to show the GUID of the record – Nishant Rana’s Weblog

Go through below articles to get a better understanding Below is the quick step by step guide to get started (sort of Hello World example)  Install NPM (that comes with Node.js) Node.js Node.js® is a JavaScript runtime built on Chrome’s V8 JavaScript engine. No Title No Description Install Visual Studio 2017 or later or Download .NET Core 2.2 along with Visual Studio Code. Create the new folder for the project, and in Developer...

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TypeScript Language Quick Reference – Nishant Rana’s Weblog
Jun02

TypeScript Language Quick Reference – Nishant Rana’s Weblog

Data Types in TypeScript Access Modifier Any keyword is similar to Var keyword in JavaScript Properties Arrow Function TypeScript contains type information for standard JavaScript objects, and using Type Definitions we can refer or get the type information for the external libraries. DefinitelyTyped/DefinitelyTyped The repository for high quality TypeScript type definitions. – DefinitelyTyped/DefinitelyTyped let has block scope...

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Getting started with TypeScript – Nishant Rana’s Weblog
Jun01

Getting started with TypeScript – Nishant Rana’s Weblog

TypeScript is an open-source programming language developed and maintained by Microsoft. TypeScript adds Type support to JavaScript, which makes sure type checking is done resulting in fewer bugs, adds autocomplete supports in the TypeScript editor, supports Object Orientation and structuring and packing of the code, etc. The code written in TypeScript transpiles to JavaScript by TSC i.e. TypeScript Compiler. The easiest way to...

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{In-depth end-end walkthrough} Develop your custom controls using Power Apps Component framework and use it on your CRM interface.
May27

{In-depth end-end walkthrough} Develop your custom controls using Power Apps Component framework and use it on your CRM interface.

Before I stepped in the wonderful world of Dynamics, I used to develop custom controls in ASP.NET. Couple of days back when Microsoft announced the release of Power Apps component framework using which you can develop custom controls and use it on Dynamics forms, I was overwhelmed. It was kind of nostalgia for me. Going back to the old glory days of custom control development. And here I was reading the pre-release documentation from...

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Few improvements in new model-driven form designer WYSISYG Preview in PowerApps – Nishant Rana’s Weblog
May27

Few improvements in new model-driven form designer WYSISYG Preview in PowerApps – Nishant Rana’s Weblog

Few months back I wrote about the features of the new model drive form designer in PowerApps. The new model-driven form designer (WYSISYG) in PowerApps for Model-driven apps (Dynamics 365 CE) Preview The new model-driven form designer (Preview) has some nice features added to it like Searching for fields in the form Tree View showing visual hierarchy of the controls for quick view and navigation inside the form. The icon also makes it...

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{Dynamics 365 for Sales AI} How are relationship analytics calculated? Let Microsoft Docs tell you – Nishant Rana’s Weblog
May09

{Dynamics 365 for Sales AI} How are relationship analytics calculated? Let Microsoft Docs tell you – Nishant Rana’s Weblog

Recently I have been working on setting up various features of Sales AI for a customer and I have to tell you that there is so much to it than meets the eye. And one of them is the Relationship Analytics. If you go to Account/ Contact/ Lead/ Opportunity form then you would see some Relationship Analytics showing up. Below is the screenshot for an opportunity. But the question is – “How is Microsoft showing up all these values? After...

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The “Derived Column” failed because truncation occurred, and the truncation row disposition on “Derived Column.Outputs[Derived Column Output].Columns[FilePath]” specifies failure on truncation. A truncation error occurred on the specified object of the specified component. – Nishant Rana’s Weblog
May08

The “Derived Column” failed because truncation occurred, and the truncation row disposition on “Derived Column.Outputs[Derived Column Output].Columns[FilePath]” specifies failure on truncation. A truncation error occurred on the specified object of the specified component. – Nishant Rana’s Weblog

We might get the error while using Derived Column in our SSIS Package To fix it right click the Derived Column component and select Show Advanced Editor .. Go to Input and Output Properties tab, expand Derived Column Output and select the field and update the length in the properties window. Hope this helps.. Like this:Like Loading… Related Continue Reading Nishant Rana’s Article on their...

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Fixed – Workflows not firing “Waiting For Resources” in Dynamics 365 On-Premise – Nishant Rana’s Weblog
May02

Fixed – Workflows not firing “Waiting For Resources” in Dynamics 365 On-Premise – Nishant Rana’s Weblog

Recently in one of our environments, we started getting the issue that all our workflows were getting stuck at “Waiting for resources”. As usual first step was to check if Microsoft Dynamics 365 Asynchronous Processing Service is running it or not. The service was disabled, so we enabled it. But still, it didn’t fix the issue. Next thing we tried was as suggested in the below article How to Fix a CRM Workflow Stuck in “In...

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Fixed – DTS_E_PROCESSINPUTFAILED. The Process input method on component “Script Component” failed with error code 0x80131501 in SSIS
Apr25

Fixed – DTS_E_PROCESSINPUTFAILED. The Process input method on component “Script Component” failed with error code 0x80131501 in SSIS

Recently I had written an article for Nigel Frank that list down step by step process of using XML Source Component of KingswaySoft for integration with Dynamics 365 CE Ask the expert: How to integrate Dynamics 365 for Customer Engagement with XML It’s hard to imagine a Dynamics 365 for Customer Engagement implementation that doesn’t involve integration with other systems. This integration can either be in real-time, which...

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Fixed – The Script Task uses version 15.0 script that is not supported in this release of Integration Services – Nishant Rana’s Weblog
Apr24

Fixed – The Script Task uses version 15.0 script that is not supported in this release of Integration Services – Nishant Rana’s Weblog

Recently after deploying the SSIS packages, on one of the packages that uses Script Component, we started getting below error message This happened because SSIS packages had target version SQL 2017 and the SQL Server version was 2016 (select @@VERSION) The fix is to update the target version that matches the SQL Server Version. Right click and go to project properties and update the Target Version to match and redeploy the project....

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keyword in SSIS – Nishant Rana’s Weblog
Apr24

keyword in SSIS – Nishant Rana’s Weblog

Recently while trying to use KingswaySoft’ s CRM Connection Manager in the Script Component we got the below error Turned out the issue was because of the wrong version of KingswaySoft.IntegrationToolkit.DynamicsCrm assembly being referred. C:WindowsMicrosoft.NETassemblyGAC_MSILKingswaySoft.IntegrationToolkit.DynamicsCrm Referencing the correct one fixed it. Hope it helps.. Like this:Like Loading… Related Continue Reading...

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An internal error occurred on the report server while trying to import organization in Dynamics 365 On-Premise – Nishant Rana’s Weblog
Apr19

An internal error occurred on the report server while trying to import organization in Dynamics 365 On-Premise – Nishant Rana’s Weblog

Recently while after restoring the database while trying to import the organization we got the below error Checking the Report Server log, we found the below detail Throwing Microsoft.ReportingServices.Library.InvalidReportServerDatabaseException: , Microsoft.ReportingServices.Library.InvalidReportServerDatabaseException: The version of the report server database is either in a format that is not valid, or it cannot be read. The found...

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Fixed – ExecuteMultiple Request batch size exceeds the maximum batch size allowed error while deleting records in Dynamics 365 On-Premise
Apr16

Fixed – ExecuteMultiple Request batch size exceeds the maximum batch size allowed error while deleting records in Dynamics 365 On-Premise

Recently while trying to delete records we were getting the below error It was occurring when we were selecting more than 20 records for deletion. Turned out in the MSCRM_CONFIG database, somebody had updated the value to 20 of ExecuteMultipleMaxBatchSize column in the DeploymentProperties table We updated it to its default value 1000 to get this fixed. Hope it helps.. Like this:Like Loading… Related Continue Reading Nishant...

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Check out my Step-by-Step guide to integrating Dynamics 365 for Customer Engagement with XML @NigelFrank – Nishant Rana’s Weblog
Apr08

Check out my Step-by-Step guide to integrating Dynamics 365 for Customer Engagement with XML @NigelFrank – Nishant Rana’s Weblog

Here’s an article I wrote for @NigelFrank detailing how Dynamics 365 for Customer Service users can integrate their solution with XML. I hope you find it useful! #MSDyn365 #MsDynCRM Integration with XML for Dynamics 365 for Customer Service users: my illustrated guide for @NigelFrank Follow the link here Ask the expert: How to integrate Dynamics 365 for Customer Engagement with XML It’s hard to imagine a Dynamics 365 for...

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Plug-in Trace Logs only works in Sandbox mode in Dynamics 365 CE – Nishant Rana’s Weblog
Apr01

Plug-in Trace Logs only works in Sandbox mode in Dynamics 365 CE – Nishant Rana’s Weblog

In my current Dynamics 365 implementation, we are back in the On-Premise world, after many years. We thought of using the Plugin-Trace logs but was surprised to see that the Plug-Trace logs were not getting generated. After doing the search realized that it only works for the plugin registered in the Sandbox mode. Logging and tracing (Common Data Service) – PowerApps An alternative method to troubleshoot a plug-in or custom...

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Convert you existing text fields into Autonumber field with the new entity designer in powerapps in Dynamics 365 – Nishant Rana’s Weblog
Mar29

Convert you existing text fields into Autonumber field with the new entity designer in powerapps in Dynamics 365 – Nishant Rana’s Weblog

Well this has long been awaited for. And how many times I had my customer walking up to me and ask – “I have an existing field. Do CRM provide Autonumber feature? Can I convert an existing text field to AutoNumber field?”. Till this point my answer was Yes but with a suffix“but” in it. However going forward you can with the new entity designer in power apps. So you can select Primary Attribute Number field of your entity and covert it...

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How to change Dynamics 365 CRM web interface from UCI to Classic version? – Nishant Rana’s Weblog
Mar23

How to change Dynamics 365 CRM web interface from UCI to Classic version? – Nishant Rana’s Weblog

Recently created a Dynamics 365 CRM 30 days trial version (Ref: How to Setup Dynamics 365 30 days Online Trial version?) and it was navigating to CRM home page showing the list of UCI Apps, instead of showing CRM Classic Web UI. Below is the screenshot for reference. Later found that, the rendered URL was showing differently in the browser and having forceUCI and pagetype parameters....

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User Defined Variable value not getting updated inside Data Flow in SSIS – Nishant Rana’s Weblog
Mar22

User Defined Variable value not getting updated inside Data Flow in SSIS – Nishant Rana’s Weblog

While implementing integration packages between XML and Dynamics 365 CE, we had a requirement which required us to write a Script Component (custom code) in Data Flow task to check the status of a record in CRM and based on the value of it take appropriate action. The initial thought was to create a user-defined variable and update the variable in the Script Component and use its value inside a new Derived Column and further in the...

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Proposal Automation In Your CRM And What To Look Out For – Nishant Rana’s Weblog
Mar20

Proposal Automation In Your CRM And What To Look Out For – Nishant Rana’s Weblog

CRM is a very versatile tool that’s often used for B2B sales and all its aspects, including tracking opportunities, leads, contracts, consolidating collaterals, documents and keeping contacts, tasks and events under one platform. One of the most-overlooked essentials in B2B is the sales proposal process. But a timely CPQ, or Configure, Price, Quote software built in right on your CRM can give you that boost you’ve never had. Thinking...

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Using Precedence Constraint Editor to control the task execution in Control Flow (SSIS) – Nishant Rana’s Weblog
Mar19

Using Precedence Constraint Editor to control the task execution in Control Flow (SSIS) – Nishant Rana’s Weblog

Precedence Constraint component in SSIS allows us to control the flow of the execution of tasks within the Control Flow. Suppose we have the below package wherein we are traversing through the folder using Foreach Loop Container and are processing XML and docx files within that folder. And we want them to be processed differently. We have the following user-defined variables specified. Within the Script Task, we have specified...

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Applying XSLT transformation using the XML Task in SSIS – Nishant Rana’s Weblog
Mar18

Applying XSLT transformation using the XML Task in SSIS – Nishant Rana’s Weblog

Using the XML Task component in SSIS we can apply XSLT to the input XML file. Recently we had a requirement to read data from XML file and create/update corresponding records in Dynamics 365 CE. For the child entity tags in the XML, we wanted to insert some of the tags (key) from the parent to the child so that it can be easily used for mapping and setting the parent lookup. For that we had used Foreach Loop Container to read the XML...

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Order of attributes in Alternate Key in Dynamics CRM Destination Component in SSIS (KingwaySoft) – Nishant Rana’s Weblog
Mar15

Order of attributes in Alternate Key in Dynamics CRM Destination Component in SSIS (KingwaySoft) – Nishant Rana’s Weblog

Recently we got the below error in one of our SSIS Packages The packages were working fine in one of the environments and were failing in another. It was throwing an error in one of the lookup fields that was referring to the alternate key. Here the alternate was defined with 2 fields. As it turned out in another environment the order of the fields was changed for the alternate key field. We recreated the alternate key field in the...

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Using Foreach Loop Container in SSIS to loop through all files in folders and subfolders
Mar09

Using Foreach Loop Container in SSIS to loop through all files in folders and subfolders

Recently while working on an integration requirement we had to loop through all the XML Files within a folder and subfolder and create corresponding records inside Dynamics 365 CE. For this, we used the XML Source component which is part of KingswaySoft’s Productivity Pack https://www.kingswaysoft.com/products/ssis-productivity-pack/help-manual/json-and-xml-processing/xml-source Below are the… Continue Reading Nishant...

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{Happy note and Book Launch} Power Platform Happy hour Singapore and Launch of my book Mastering Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement.
Mar07

{Happy note and Book Launch} Power Platform Happy hour Singapore and Launch of my book Mastering Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement.

Originally posted on MSDYNAMICSBLOG BY DEEPESH: Today evening we were the third in the world after London and Heliniski to host our Happy Hour from Singapore and being the first one from Asia! Let us start with thanking Mark Smith for his new initiative Power Platform Happy Hour! We did few things same and some… Continue Reading Nishant Rana’s Article on their blog {Happy note and Book Launch} Power Platform Happy hour...

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Using CDS/CRM Connection Manager of KingswaySoft’s SSIS Dynamics 365 Integration toolkit in Script Component (SSIS)
Mar06

Using CDS/CRM Connection Manager of KingswaySoft’s SSIS Dynamics 365 Integration toolkit in Script Component (SSIS)

Recently for one of our requirements we had to use the CDS/CRM Connection of KingswaySoft’s SSIS Integration Toolkit for Dynamics 365 Below are the steps to be followed – Drag the Script Transformation component, specify any input columns and inputs / outputs as required. In the Connection Managers add the connection to Dynamics 365 Click … Continue reading “Using CDS/CRM Connection Manager… Continue Reading...

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Assembly must be registered in isolation error while trying to register plugin  custom workflow activity in Isolation Mode None in Dynamics 365 On Premise
Mar06

Assembly must be registered in isolation error while trying to register plugin custom workflow activity in Isolation Mode None in Dynamics 365 On Premise

While trying to register our custom workflow activity from Isolation mode – Sandboxed to None for Dynamics 365 On Premise we got the below error This was because the user through which we were trying to register the plugin in None Isolation Mode using Plugin Registration Tool was not having Deployment Administrator role. Adding the … Continue reading “Assembly must be registered in isolation… Continue Reading...

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Scribe Insight Limitation –  XML Source doesn’t support repeating sibling nodes
Feb28

Scribe Insight Limitation – XML Source doesn’t support repeating sibling nodes

Recently we were evaluating Scribe Insight as our Integration tool for one of our clients. The requirement was to read an xml and create records in Dynamics 365 CE. The basic structure was something like below, with Account as the parent tag and Payment, Assets, Consumer as repeating child nodes of Account i.e. 1 – … Continue reading “Scribe Insight Limitation – XML Source doesn’t support… Continue Reading...

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contextUserId is missing privilege ae5c41f0-e823-4cb9-b25a-8ef020201973 error in WebAPI
Feb26

contextUserId is missing privilege ae5c41f0-e823-4cb9-b25a-8ef020201973 error in WebAPI

We were getting the below error while using impersonation in our WebAPI Searching for the privilege id we got the following detail… Continue Reading Nishant Rana’s Article on their blog contextUserId is missing privilege ae5c41f0-e823-4cb9-b25a-8ef020201973 error in WebAPI We were getting the below error while using impersonation in our WebAPI Searching for the privilege id we got the following detail...

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Fixed – Copy Paste not working in Remote Desktop Connection – Windows 10
Feb09

Fixed – Copy Paste not working in Remote Desktop Connection – Windows 10

Copy and Paste which was working as usual suddenly stopped working one fine day. Had the following setting enabled Restarted the following process on the remote machine, but that also didn’t help. Finally updating the following setting on the remote machine helped fix the issue Go to command prompt – open Local Group Policy Editor … Continue reading “Fixed – Copy Paste not working in Remote… Continue...

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{Advanced Customization}10 Tips to design CRM Views like a Pro
Jan29

{Advanced Customization}10 Tips to design CRM Views like a Pro

Originally posted on MSDYNAMICSBLOG BY DEEPESH: Here are a set of 10 Tips to design CRM Views like a Pro: Try to limit the number of columns on the View and limit the number of scrolls that are required to be done on the View. Usually, end users do not like to scroll more than… Continue Reading Nishant Rana’s Article on their blog {Advanced Customization}10 Tips to design CRM Views like a Pro MSDYNAMICSBLOG BY DEEPESH Here...

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