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Opening a quick create form in Dynamics 365–Use Xrm.Navigation.openForm instead of deprecated Xrm.Utility.openQuickCreate
Category: Dynamics 365,Dynamics365,Microsoft CRM,Microsoft Dynamics CRM,Quick create,Xrm.Navigation.openForm,xrm.utility.openQuickCreate Author: Debajit Dutta Date: 5 months ago Comments: 0

Dynamics 365 and PowerApps are an ever changing world and in this ever changing world, keeping track of the changes while being busy at work is really hard. And I realized that hard while recently as I was using Xrm.Utility.openQuickCreate to launch a quick create form from client side API. Xrm.Utility.openQuickCreate has been deprecated and … Continue reading Opening a quick create form in Dynamics 365–Use Xrm.Navigation.openForm instead of deprecated Xrm.Utility.openQuickCreate
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Need to open up a webresource as modal in Dynamics 365 on-premise V9.0. Wondering how can you do since Xrm.Navigate.navigateTo is not available still on-premise? Dialog boxes with a little tweak can help you do that even in On-premise. Check this out!
Category: Dialog boxes,Dynamics 365,Dynamics365,Microsoft CRM,Microsoft Dynamics CRM,modal,on-premise,popup,Xrm.Navigation.openForm Author: Debajit Dutta Date: 5 months ago Comments: 0

When I came across this post by Bob Guidinger, I was like WOW! What an article and what a discovery. I could vouch that the most experienced of CRM consultants would envy to write a post like this. And guess what, no sooner than I wrote this post came the requirement where I needed to […]
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Using Xrm.Device pickFile to attach file to notes in Dynamics 365 for Phones and Tablet app
Category: attach file,Dynamics 365,Dynamics365,Microsoft CRM,Microsoft Dynamics CRM,notes. Dynamics 365 Mobile,Xrm.Device.pickfile Author: Debajit Dutta Date: 5 months ago Comments: 0

Originally posted on Nishant Rana's Weblog:
Check the other articles of this series In the previous post we covered the captureImagemethod of Xrm.Device for taking picture and attaching it to notes. In this post, we’d look into the pickFile method of Xrm.Device pickFile works for both Web Client and Mobile Client unlike captureImage which…
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Are you still including unnecessary fields on your Dynamics 365 forms so that your scripts can access it? May be it’s time to use Attribute dependency feature of webresources.
Category: Attribute dependency,Dynamics 365,Dynamics365,getAttribute,Microsoft CRM,Microsoft Dynamics CRM Author: Debajit Dutta Date: 5 months ago Comments: 0

Sometimes we are so much busy in our day to day consulting stuffs that we frequently miss those small little gems in Dynamics 365 which are scattered throughout but we tend to ignore them more often than not. And one of them is the Attribute dependency feature in webresources. How many of you faced a … Continue reading Are you still including unnecessary fields on your Dynamics 365 forms so that your scripts can access it? May be it’s time to use Attribute dependency feature of webresources.
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Xrm.Utility.getResourceString in Dynamics 365. Which scenario it works and where it doesn’t? And what are the workarounds?
Category: constants file,Dynamics 365,Dynamics365,Microsoft CRM,Microsoft Dynamics CRM,PowerApps,resources,resx,Xrm.Utility.getResourceString Author: Debajit Dutta Date: 5 months ago Comments: 0

RESX web resources have been introduced for quite sometime but unfortunately even when I see project implementations today, I see constants file being used instead of Resource files. What more, you can even show specific values based on logged in user language. This blog post is not about how you can create a resource file … Continue reading Xrm.Utility.getResourceString in Dynamics 365. Which scenario it works and where it doesn’t? And what are the workarounds?
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Planning to show a custom multi-select lookup. Use the Xrm.Utility.lookupObjects to show a multi-select lookup control in Dynamics 365
Category: Dynamics 365,Dynamics365,Microsoft CRM,Microsoft Dynamics CRM,multiselect lookup,PowerApps,Xrm.Utility Author: Debajit Dutta Date: 5 months ago Comments: 0

Recently in my project I had the requirement to show up a multiselect lookup for selecting records across multiple custom entities. The customer have created a PCF control where they have designed to show the selected records spanning entities. But the issue was to show a lookup control to allow the user to select multiple … Continue reading Planning to show a custom multi-select lookup. Use the Xrm.Utility.lookupObjects to show a multi-select lookup control in Dynamics 365
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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: 5 months 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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