Today you can find three Common Data Service (CDS) connectors in the Microsoft Flow platform (https://flow.microsoft.com). Which one should I use? Microsoft is making an amazing progress on this platform to add new features and improvements. This is probably the reason today we have those few options. Number 3 is very easy to recognise because … Continue reading Microsoft Flow CDS connectors
Last week @MarcoAmoedo and I delivered a presentation for the Dynamics 365 User Group in Spanish (@d365ugespanol ) where we described the auditing capabilities of the Dynamics platform from its origins until today. During this presentation, among other features, we showed how you can use Activity Logging to enrich the auditing information for read and … Continue reading ¿Quién hizo Qué?
Hiding the out-of-the-box buttons "Excel Templates" and "Word Templates" is a usual requirement in many Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement projects. These buttons are, by default, in all entities and ribbons. What is the quickest and cleanest way to hide them? Security Roles. If you don't need the document functionality or the documents are generated by … Continue reading Hide Word Templates and Excel Templates buttons
This week has been a busy and enjoyable one at the Microsoft MVP Summit. More than 1000 MVPs have flown from all parts of the world to learn and discuss the latest changes in the different Microsoft technologies. As part of the Business Applications group, I have had the opportunity to meet some of the … Continue reading MVP Summit 2019
Did you not opt in for the preview of the Dynamics April 19 update? If so, check out these dates when it will be enabled automatically based on your region: You can find the official article in this link: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-platform/admin/preview-april-2019-updates#when-will-the-april-2019-features-be-enabled-for-customers-who-did-not-opt-in-to-the-preview
This week there is a Dynamics 365 User Group meeting at London Business School and I have the pleasure of being part of the agenda. The event will have multiple sessions to cover a good variety of topics. My presentation will be about the auditing capabilities in the Microsoft Dynamics platform. See below a summary … Continue reading Dynamics Auditing at London Business School
This week one of our users was suffering a SQL timeout when she was trying to open a particular view or run the same in the Advanced Find. The issue was caused by a secure field that was used in the criteria of the query. We checked the web traces to confirm the query that … Continue reading SQL timeout querying secure attributes