MS has recently released the preview version of new form designer. It looks great and I hope there will be more features added to it in released version. Here are some points of this new designer This is based on WYSIWYG experience. After Publish, the form will appear exactly same to the users as it… Read More [Preview] New model-driven form designer is now available
Here is a nice blog by Arun Kumar that explains a hack to remove a required field from CRM without changing its property. Hope it helps.
In one of my recent project, there was a requirement to disable/remove export button from report viewer (Only for certain set of users). To achieve this, we had to remove below two permissions from all roles assigned to those users. You can remove one or both the permission to match your need. Export to Excel… Read More Disable Export and Print button in Dynamics 365 CE (CRM) report viewer.
Recently I created my first XrmToolBox plugin User Security Manager and successfully released this to the plugin store. I followed XrmToolBox for developers and the other resources available on the internet but creating a plugin was not so smooth for me, so I thought of writing my experiences and detailed step by step guide. I… Read More Create XrmToolBox Plugin – Part 1: Set-up Visual Studio and create a basic plugin
I am excited to share that latest version of our XrmToolBox plugin “User Security Manager” is ready and available to download in XrmToolBox plugin store. User Security Manager We have implemented the following enhancement in the latest version Mange user’s field security profile, along with user security roles and teams in a single window. View… Read More User Security Manager 1.2018.7.16 – Added features to manage Field Security Profile and view and export User security report.
For past few weeks I have been thinking to add my bit to XrmToolBox, the most loved tool by me and the entire Dynamics 365 Community. Here is my first plugin “User Security Manager”. Which I developed along with Nishant Rana. User Security Manager This tool will help in efficiently managing User’s security in Microsoft… Read More My first XrmToolBox plugin for managing user’s security – User Security Manager
Issue: I was getting this error “There is no active transaction. This error is usually caused by custom plug-ins that ignore errors from service calls and continue processing” when I was trying to resolve a case in dynamics CRM. Below is the detail error message. <s:Envelope xmlns:s=”http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/envelope/”> <s:Body> <s:Fault> <faultcode>s:Client</faultcode> <faultstring xml:lang=”en-US”>There is no active… Read More There is no active transaction. This error is usually caused by custom plug-ins that ignore errors from service calls and continue processing.
In almost every other CRM project a developer/consultant needs to generate data for the testing purpose. It became tedious job if you have to generate big amount of data for load testing and other testing. KingswaySoft has created an awesome SSIS tool “Data Spawner Component” that can help here. You can download and install this… Read More Dynamics 365 CE (CRM) Test Data Generation Tool
We all have faced situation in when we need to replicated Dynamics 365 production environment to a lower/sandbox environment for distinct reasons like To reproduce and debug productions issue in a lower environment. To create a preprod environment replica of production environment. To create a development environment from production environment. etc. And to protect confidential… Read More Dynamics 365 CE (CRM) Data Anonymization: Anonymize sandbox data (copied from production) to meet data security standards like GDPR
If you try to import your changes to a target CRM environment using Solution patch. You may observe that changes are not reflecting even after successful import. It happens if the component you are importing through patch has been customized in target environment. Thanks to Nishant Rana for sharing details on this limitation and how… Read More Dynamics 365 Solution Patch Limitation