Category Archives: MSCRM

Solutions in CRM 2011

One of the common problems using previous versions of Dynamics CRM was managing the various customisations throughout a project, particularly when thinking of developing reusable sets of customisations that could be deployed to multiple CRM Solutions. The only method we … Continue reading

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Shared Picklists in CRM 2011

Often when working on CRM Projects we will want to present the user with a drop-down list of options for a field that we would then want to see repeated at different points within the user’s business process – for … Continue reading

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Plugins in CRM 2011

When looking at Plugins in CRM 2011, it is important to break this post down into two separate sections – with a link to a follow-up third section linking to a separate post on this blog detailing how to incorporate … Continue reading

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Form Scripting in CRM 2011

The ability to insert Javascript into Client-side Events was one of the most common ways of extending MSCRM’s functionality, allowing bespoke logic to be implemented with a small amount of development effort. This largely acted as mid-way development between Functional … Continue reading

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Dashboards in CRM 2011

Dynamics CRM 3 and 4 could often feel like a Database-driven system given that Users were restricted to looking at data within a single entity at a time – a user would be looking at the list of their Opportunities … Continue reading

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MSCRM and AX: Leveraging AX Business Logic from MSCRM

One of the running posting topics on this blog is integrating MSCRM and AX together to give a single solution across CRM and ERP (where using MSCRM as opposed to AX’s CRM Module), the following post has been added to … Continue reading

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Filtered Lookup as a Drop-down Picklist in MSCRM

Post describing how to implement a Filtered Lookup in MSCRM 4 through use of a Dummy Picklist field populated with values derived from a XML HTTP call to the MSCRM Webservice. Continue reading

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