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
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
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
This weekend, October 19th, we will celebrate the 365 Saturday in Barcelona. The registration is already full with more than 250 registrants. Next to a couple of good friends (@marcoamoedo and @demian_rasko), I'll have the pleasure of presenting one of the sessions: The Power Platform custodians. We have prepared an entertaining presentation to cover some … Continue reading Ready for 365 Saturday Barcelona
Back in March I took the exam MB-200 Microsoft Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement Core when it still was a beta version. For a while, I forgot about it because the results won't be available until the certification was fully accesible. Recently, I wonder what happened to it, I checked my Microsoft certifications profile and I … Continue reading MB-200 Microsoft Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement Core