Posted on March 19, 2018 by Nicholas Hayduk
In my first post in this series I discussed how virtual entities and the link-entity node in FetchXML don’t mix well. In this post I’m diving a little bit more into virtual entities and how they can be related with other virtual entities, as well as non-virtual entities.
Posted on March 13, 2018 by Nicholas Hayduk
One of the great new features available in Dynamics 365 v9 is Virtual Entities, which allow you to represent data from external system as entities without copying or synchronizing data, and often times without any custom code. In this series of posts, I’ll dive into this new feature, with a focus on what it means for Dynamics 365 Portals, and how we can leverage them to create no-code integrations between your Dynamics 365 Portal and other systems.
Posted on March 5, 2018 by Nicholas Hayduk
My latest article for MSDyanmicsWorld.com was released last week. It talks about the latest release of Dynamics 365 Portals, as well as the release of documentation for the migration from Adxstudio Portals v7 to the Microsoft-hosted v8.
Posted on February 28, 2018 by Nicholas Hayduk
If you’ve done any work with Dynamics 365 Portals, you’ve probably run into the dreaded “We’re sorry but something went wrong” white screen of death. In this post I’ll share the tricks I’ve used to get more details about the error without contacting Microsoft support.
Posted on February 19, 2018 by Nicholas Hayduk
Since we were so close, we decided to finish off adding support for the entire Online Management API to our XrmToolBox Plugin. We’ve actually released two versions recently: one with the new features, and then another one fixing a bug we had introduced with the new features.
Posted on February 14, 2018 by Nicholas Hayduk
Posted on February 5, 2018 by Nicholas Hayduk
We became quite familiar with the Online Management API while developing our XrmToolBox Plugin. In this post I’ll share a view of my observations.
Posted on January 29, 2018 by Nicholas Hayduk
After fixing a few bugs, and introducing a couple more features, we’ve released the first “official” (i.e. non-beta) release of our XrmToolBox Plugin for the Online Management API.
Posted on January 24, 2018 by Nicholas Hayduk
Having gone through the entire process of upgrading a customer from Adxstudio v7 to xRM Portals Community Edition, I’d like to share what I’ve learned so that it might make your upgrade process a smoother experience.
Posted on January 9, 2018 by Nicholas Hayduk
Engineered Code is excited to announce the release of the XrmToolBox Plugin for the Online Management API, allowing Dynamics 365 administrators to leverage API capabilities not available through any existing user interface.