Today while trying to call an on demand a workflow in a custom plugin, I started to see that CRM was throwing an error similar to: "The workflow should be an on-demand workflow or child workflow" and the most frustrating thing was that this workflow was already set with that configuration(On Demand). Searching for the … Continue reading Duplicate workflows appearing in advanced find – CRM 365
Today while testing dashboards, I found one that was showing an error in all of its charts: "Org Insights dashboard preview is not enabled for this org. Please check with your admin to enable this feature." After digging on internet, I found that this error is caused because my dashboard needs a managed solution called: … Continue reading Org Insights dashboard preview is not enabled for this org. Please check with your admin to enable this feature.
Introduction As administrators or product owners, we want to know how our organization is being used by the users. Information such as total active users, most used entities, plugin executions, API calls, workflow failures and storage is something that could make the difference when customizing the organization or trying to find how can we train … Continue reading Knowing how my MS Dynamics CRM organization is being used
Today, while searching for differences in several of our out of the box entities in DEV and TEST environments, we found that we were having deltas in Business Unit Entity. After doing a deeper investigation, we noticed that Business Unit in DEV had 130 records but in TEST we only had one. Hence, we were … Continue reading How to migrate data between two organizations?
Introduction A common question in the interviews for MS Dynamics CRM Developers is the difference between Early Bound and Late Bound when creating data objects in a plugin or custom workflow action. In this article we'll describe each of them, as well as showing a practical example to instantiate them in their own ways. Late … Continue reading Early Bound vs Late Bound
Problem Today, I have received a requirement in which I was asked to remove several buttons from Advanced Find feature. Hence, I started by creating a new Solution and then adding Application Ribbons, both steps are necessary to edit Advanced Find Ribbon(NOTE: In case you need to modify Dashboards Ribbon, this works as well). However, after … Continue reading Advanced Find Ribbon – Hiding “Quick Campaign” and “Add To Marketing List” buttons