Category Archives: Dynamics 365 CE Online

Overriding out of box command button behavior – Step by Step UCI

Requirement: Sometime back we published a post for overriding out of the box command button behavior which works fine for the web client but one of our blog reader reported through twitter (Power of Social media ) that this customization is not working with UCI, so I thought of re-writing the same for the UCI. Details: Let’s see how we… Read more »

Downloading Notes Attachments using Paging

Introduction This article is about downloading Notes attachment from Dyanmics 365. If you have large number of records from where you want to download attachment, you can face different issues like timeout, slow downloading etc. Here I am going to provide sample code which you can use to download attachments from small set of data. Details To download attachment from… Read more »

Implementing Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement

Happy to share news that my 3rd book is published now. This book will help you learn about Dynamics 365 Customer engagement implementation options as well as you will learn about how to customize and extend Dynamics 365 CE. This book is divided into following 12 chapters: Introduction to Dynamics 365 CE This chapter will help you to understand basic… Read more »

Enable Entity Records for Dynamics 365 Partner Portals

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Introduction If you are working with Partner Portal, you may notice that you are not able to see records in Portal even though you have all the required permission setup correctly. We are going to discuss another quick check that you can do while not getting data. Solution Most common reason when you are not able to see the data… Read more »

Filtering Lookup based on the link entity

Introduction Recently we got one request to filter lookup based on the account as well as parent account of the account. This blog post is about how we implemented this requirement. Solution If we want to filter lookup based on the other lookup we can simply edit target field properties and can set Related Record Filtering option. We can select… Read more »

Show All Views in Unified Interface App- Quick Fix

Introduction Recently one of our customer started using Unified Interface Client and they reported that they are not able to see all the accounts view under Field Service App. This post is about how to fix this issue. Solution By default Unified interface only show some entity view for example if you will check in online trial under web client… Read more »

SharePoint integration for Work Order- Part 1

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Introduction Recently while working on Field Service project, we got requirement to setup SharePoint integration where customer wanted to use Folder stricture based on the Account entity. By default entity based folder structure is not supported for work order entity so we used Flow to implement this requirement, in this article we are going to discuss the same. Requirement Implement… Read more »

Working with Dynamics 365 Portals – Webinar

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Web Roles are used to implement Dynamics 365 Portals security, just like we use security roles in Dynamics 365 CE. Every Dynamics 365 portal user must have assigned some web roles to access Dynamics 365 CE records. In the web roles we can configure entity permissions to implement record based security just like we can do in Dynamics 365 CE… Read more »

Updating from party in Email

Introduction Recently while working on one business requirement where client had two business unit and they were using contacts specific to business unit which means they can have duplicate records for contact or account. While email coming into CRM they wanted to update email from with correct contact from correct business unit if wrong contact is auto populated by CRM…. Read more »

Get contact based on name and it’s BU- Sample Code

If you got requirement to get contact record based on it’s full name and it’s business unit name, this sample code will help you. Sharing following sample code to get contact using Query Expression. Hope it will help someone !!