Productivity · Tools

Tools: Multiple Login/Session Manager for Chrome and Firefox

As a CRM developer, I find myself working with multiple accounts at once for the following reasons: 1. Testing different security roles 2. Working on multiple CRM tenancies 3. Working on multiple clients Shutting down and restarting internet browser is frustrating at the least and unproductive. Thank developers for the following Add-Ons. Firefox – Multifox… Continue reading Tools: Multiple Login/Session Manager for Chrome and Firefox

Customization · Dynamics CRM · Dynamics CRM 2013 · Dynamics CRM 2015 · Dynamics CRM 2016 · UI

CRM 2016: Default/Select Custom View on Application Navigation

It is very common for one entity to be used in more than one part of the business, and hence in more than one Area or Group of Application Navigation. To improve the user experience when working in different record scope of the same entity, we can configure the navigation item to open a custom… Continue reading CRM 2016: Default/Select Custom View on Application Navigation

Dynamics CRM · Dynamics CRM 2013 · Dynamics CRM 2015 · Dynamics CRM 2016 · Migration

CRM 2016: Import TimeZone

On a recent project, I was working on importing a list of resources into CRM. We are using Dynamics CRM Service module default Resource entity, and for Resource entity TimeZone field is required. There is a numeric value for each TimeZone, this numeric value is to be used instead of the string/text representation. As I… Continue reading CRM 2016: Import TimeZone

CRM Extension · Dynamics CRM · Resco Mobile CRM

Resco Mobile CRM: Linked Sync Filter

Firstly, let’s talk about Sync Filter. Sync Filter in Resco Mobile CRM works similarly to Outlook’s Offline Filter by specifying a Search Filter (Criteria) of data to be brought offline. As part of Sync Filter’s search filter, you can specify a Link Entity criteria, eg. all Active Accounts which Primary Contact is owned by current… Continue reading Resco Mobile CRM: Linked Sync Filter

Debugging · Network

Error: An error occurred while renewing interface local area connection: The system cannot find the file specified.

I encountered this frustrating issue when connecting to different Ethernet networks at clients. Doesn’t matter if I run ipconfig /renew or ipconfig /flushdns as Administrator. Steps to rectify this issue: 1. Make sure firewall is not enabled for the LAN -> I have never had to turn this off, so straight to step 2 2.… Continue reading Error: An error occurred while renewing interface local area connection: The system cannot find the file specified.