Archive | March, 2013

How to export more than 10.000 records without manipulating organization database properties

MS CRM data exportExcel exports are a great way in CRM 2011 to export desired data, manipulate them in Excel and import again or only using them for other purposes. Unfortunately CRM restricts the amount of exported records to 10.000. Propably you already know that…
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DQ Issues powered by formscripting

I had an interesting discussion with a customer lately, which triggered a discussion on dataquality with a friend of mine: How do you ensure dataquality? Are you aware of some subtle issues on dataquality when using formscripting? What is the challenge? The customer…
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Do not read – this is about unsupported customizing and lookupinfo.aspx returnvalue change in RU12

So, nobody uses something like var win = window.showModalDialog(prependOrgName("/_controls/lookup/lookupinfo.aspx"), "lookup", 'dialogHeight=600px,dialogWidth=500px,toolbar=no,directories=no,status=yes,linemenubar=no,scrollbars=no,resizable=yes,modal=yes',…
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Be careful while preparing excel import files

Hi, my colleague Lars had some serious problems with the CRM offline sync and solved it. Here is the solution: Excel imports in CRM 2011 are a great way importing or changing mass data in your system. Especially when your client starts working with Microsoft CRM and…
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Be careful with CRM 4.0 and Internet Explorer 10

Caught a bad issue on a customersite yesterday: Automatic windows updates (which are in fact a good idea) installed an IE10 on a machine, which is a crm4 client. This caused many malfunctions on CRM 4. Obviously, there are some leaks in using IE 10. This article states…
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Cheat Sheet for CRM 2011 JavaScript programming

This is a valuable shortcut for me and my colleagues: a blogentry for sheet, which combines most of the Dynamics CRM 2011 form features in one page. Thanks to Daniel Cai for this compilation. The sheet is already a little older, but still valid. Find the pdf directly…
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Plugin failure due to sandbox registration

Hello everybody. Got a strange issue today. My colleague passed me a plugin, which is registered as a sandbox plugin by the delivered solution. This plugin worked on many systems, but not on mine. It died with the Message “The plug-in execution failed because…
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ERROR: The select permission was denied on the object ‘fn_GetGuidsFromString’, database ‘MicrosoftCRM_MSCRM’, schema ‘dbo’

Today we have found a solution for a MS CRM 2011 Bug. If you select more than 20 records for a report and execute it and this is true for their own reports and standard reports. A error occurs: “The SELECT permission was denied on the object ‘fn_GetGuidsFromString’,…
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We are back

Hi folks, our blog is relaunched with a new URL and a new interface. We want to provide information about XRM and our ORBIS Solutions in this place. We hope that we can publish an added value to the Microsoft CRM community. Cheers Markus…
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