Tag: on-premise

Administration, Dynamics CRM

SSL-Certificate replacement on CRM on-premise

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 …

Administration, Customization, Dynamics CRM, Solutions

Workflows and their parent connection

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 …

Administration, Dynamics CRM, Field Service

Setting the Geocode for accounts with a workflow

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 …

Development, Dynamics CRM

Plugin error with cryptic error message

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.

Administration, Dynamics CRM

Microsoft Dynamics 365 (on premises) Update 2.4

Since a few days, there is a new update available on the Microsoft site. The new fixes and information is already online since more than a week, but the download link was referring to the old update and afterwards to a generic site.   Today, the link is referring to the correct download page.   …

Dynamics CRM, Update Rollup

Action Microsoft.Crm.UpdateWrapper.MspInstallAction failed. Fatal error during installation

During the update to Microsoft Dynamics 365 Version, I got an error with the message “Action Microsoft.Crm.UpdateWrapper.MspInstallAction failed. Fatal error during installation”.  

Administration, Customization, Dynamics CRM, Security Roles

You must map your Active Directory user account to at least one enabled Microsoft Dynamics CRM User who has the System Administrator security role before the organization can be imported.

Today I tried to import the database of our productive environment into our test-environment, to check a few things and test some features, without interrupting the productive environment. Using the Deployment Manager I run the wizard of importing an organization, but at the step of mapping the users, I was getting the following error message: …

Customization, Dynamics CRM, Field Service

Checking the status of the imports jobs

Today I tried to import the field service solution to my vanilla organization on an on premise system. I started the PackageDeployer and followed the instructions and then, the import started and the circle was running. After some time I thought, that the import might have failed, because there was no progress.