Registering a plugin in CRM may result in an error. In my case, I was registering a new assembly and got an error that the assembly has a total of  plugin/workflow activity types.
Developing plugins in the Dynamics 365 Online System is different of how you develop them on-premise. The framework-restriction will be covered in this article.
Today, I had the problem, that I wasn’t able to activate one of my crm users. Based on the error message, I wasn’t able to identify, where the problem might be.
External Error – No such object on server.
Last week, I had to replace the existing ssl-certificate on our crm on premise systems. I installed the ssl-certificates in the IIS certificate store and also installed the corresponding root certificates. I changed the binding in IIS and checked the certificate in the browser, everything was working fine. But after abound 1 hour, the whole …
You open your outlook and got an important appointment. Therefore you want to track this appointment to an entry in CRM. But in which of the cases are you allowed to track the appointment and why you might get the message “You can’t track this meeting because it was organized by another user”.
The usual process of developing a workflow is, to create a workflow on your development system, test it, pack it in a solution and transfer the solution to your productivsystem (with different levels of testing, qm, … between). If you check the process entity after some deployments with the advanced find, you will find multiple …
Fetching E-Mails from crm, there are multiple attributes. If you like to know, who has sent the mail, you need the attribute sender. This attributes contains the e-mail-address. But CRM also connects the sender with an account or contact, if the e-mail-address field is filled in with the mail address. In my post Connecting e-mails …
Each account in crm has the default fields address1_latitude and address1_longitude. These fields can be filled manually or via a tool, connecting a service provider like google maps or Bing maps. With the field service module, you already have Bing maps included. To enable the automatic filling, navigate to Field service > Administration > Field Service …
Since march 2019, Microsoft provides updates for on-premise installations every month. You can find the download links and also the change log here
Plugins are a common way to add functionality, especially in an on premise system, as there is missing the possibility for using the flows. I created such a plugin, which uses some of the localization methods, deployed the plugin to my development system and got the following error.
Microsoft.Crm.Sdk.Messages.RetrieveLocLabelsResponse cannot be cast to [B]Microsoft.Crm.Sdk.Messages.RetrieveLocLabelsResponse.