Archive for June 2013

SnapShot! 1.8 for Dynamics CRM Released

I made a change to how the Entities are extracted from Dynamics CRM.  Previously, the Entity had to have the CanAddAttributes flag set to true but using this setting left certain Entities out of the list. I’ve modified it to extract any Entity with the IsCustomizable flag […]

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.NET Upgrade: Interesting Workflow Activity Upgrade Issue

I ran into an interesting issue today upgrading a custom workflow activity.  I received this error: <OrganizationServiceFault xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/xrm/2011/Contracts" xmlns:i="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance">   <ErrorCode>-2147200995</ErrorCode>   <ErrorDetails xmlns:a="http://schemas.datacontract.org/2004/07/System.Collections.Generic" />   <Message>Duplicate workflow activity group name: ”, activity name: ‘Assign email regarding to case’.</Message>   <Timestamp>2013-06-14T19:45:24.1533902Z</Timestamp>   <InnerFault>     <ErrorCode>-2147200995</ErrorCode>     <ErrorDetails […]

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iFrame URLs: Another unexpected UR12 modification

I was moving some custom code into a customer’s development environment when I noticed what I consider a breaking change that I am assuming was added in Update Rollup 12. The URL field on an iFrame’s properties is now converted to a fully-qualified URL. Imagine starting with […]

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JavaScript Upgrade Strategies webinar follow-up

The recording today’s webinar is now up: http://www.xrmvirtual.com/events/javascript_upgrade_crm2011_Mitch_Milam Here are the main talking points from today’s meeting: Strategies: Here are the strategies I follow when performing an upgrade from CRM 4.0 to CRM 2011: #1: Create a test environment #2: Upgrade your object model #3: Use Visual […]

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