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Scope of getSharedVariable and setSharedVariable functions in Dynamics 365 Client API
Category: CDS,client API,Dynamics 365,getSharedVariable,Microsoft CRM,Microsoft Dynamics CRM,scope,setSharedVariable Author: Debajit Dutta Date: 1 week ago Comments: 0

Follow my blog for more interesting topics on Dynamics 365, Portals and Power Platform. For training and consulting, write to us at info@xrmforyou.com These functions have been introduced way back in 2011 but till date I believe this is one of the least used features of Dynamics 365 Client API’s. And partly because of the fact … Continue reading Scope of getSharedVariable and setSharedVariable functions in Dynamics 365 Client API
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{Quick Tip} – Wanted to know whether your client code is running on-premise or online in Dynamics 365? Use the isOnPremises() method in Global context
Category: CDS,check if online or onpremise,client API,Dynamics 365,Microsoft Dynamics CRM,PowerApps,Xrm.Utility.getGlobalContext Author: Debajit Dutta Date: 2 weeks ago Comments: 0

For training, consulting and our products, please write to us at – info@xrmforyou.com Recently I faced this scenario where I needed to determine based on whether I am on-premise or online, I needed to write my logic accordingly. We have our popular Sharepoint Utility which is used by a lot of customers and we had … Continue reading {Quick Tip} – Wanted to know whether your client code is running on-premise or online in Dynamics 365? Use the isOnPremises() method in Global context
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Get user settings in Dynamics 365/ CDS client API
Category: CDS,client API,defaultDashboard,Dynamics 365,Microsoft CRM,Microsoft Dynamics CRM,security roles,user preferences,User settings Author: Debajit Dutta Date: 3 weeks ago Comments: 0

Well every week I am writing one blog for the numerous people who are reaching out to me and asking to put down blogs with some basic info consolidated in a place. If you are new to Dynamics 365, docs can be overwhelming. So here is a quick summary of all the important user properties, … Continue reading “Get user settings in Dynamics 365/ CDS client API”
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Xrm.Utility.getEntityMetadata() Have you explored it yet to get metadata in Dynamics 365
Category: client API,Dynamics 365,Dynamics365,Get entity metadata,Microsoft CRM,Microsoft Dynamics CRM,PowerApps,Xrm.Utility Author: Debajit Dutta Date: 1 month ago Comments: 0

This API has been introduced for sometime now. However I still find that consultants are not using it and going with traditional querying through WebAPI method to get the Entity Metadata. And there is a secret I am going to tell you why so many consultants abandoned this method. The reason for this is when … Continue reading Xrm.Utility.getEntityMetadata() Have you explored it yet to get metadata in Dynamics 365
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