Power BI is normally used to read and visualise data. However, you can go further than that and trigger actions to initiate other workflows. How powerful could this be?! Let's say we have a business scenario where we are analalysing the revenue of our customers. We have this inforamtion in our CRM system but we … Continue reading Actionable Power BI reports
Microsoft is bringing a new experience around the users apps and the work account information on July 20th 2020, when all users will be automatically switched over. In this article you will learn about the new URLs and their look & feel. My Apps Old URL https://account.activedirectory.windowsazure.com/r#/applications New URL https://myapplications.microsoft.com https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/user-help/my-apps-portal-end-user-access My Account Old URL … Continue reading My Apps, My Account
The Dynamics 365 Category entity has certain peculiarities, like it doesn't have a state and status attributes as many other entities in Dynamics 365 and the Common Data Service. In this article I'll describe how to create your own custom Category Status and lock the attributes in the form accordingly. Dynamics 365 Category entity doesn't … Continue reading Where is my Category status?
While I was configuring a new Power Portal for a new project, I suddently got a critical error that completely stopped the web site working. The error message was "Server Error in '/' Application.". This article describes how I managed to find out what was the issue and fix problem. The Power Portals have a … Continue reading Server Error in Power Portal
Microsoft has introduced recently a new set of security settigs to provide a more secure identity protection by default. From now on, when you create a new Dynamics 365 or Power Platform trial, you will get these new settigs enabled automatically. These are some of the new changes that have been introduced: Requiring all users … Continue reading Security defaults
The CrmServiceClient class allows you to connect easily to the Common Data Service and execute the API operations offered by the platform. Depending on your particular implementation, you may need to change the connection timeout. This article explains how to apply a custom timeout to a CrmServiceClient intance. As I covered in my previous article, … Continue reading CrmServiceClient connection timeout