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Dynamics 365 Portal: Using Liquid to Create Conditional Entity Forms

During last week’s eXtreme365 event in Austin, Texas, I was lucky enough to co-present a session with Nikita Polyakov (a Senior R&D Solution Architect at Microsoft, with a focus on Dynamics 365 Portal implementations). One of the tips he mentioned during the session was about using Liquid to decide which Entity Form to display on a page – it’s a very cool technique that seems to be underused. Then, a question showed up on the Dynamics 365 Community forums where that technique could be used to solve the problem. So I figured I’d write a quick blog post to get the word out on using Liquid to determine which Entity Form to display on a page.

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Microsoft Dynamics 365 Portal: Updates accelerate in the October 2018 release and beyond

My latest article for MSDynamicsWorld.com was published today. It talks about the October ’18 release of the Dynamics 365 Portal product, which includes SharePoint and PowerBI integration, as well as some of the other exciting things to look forward to in future releases, including availability within CDS environments, client-side SDK and sandbox licenses.

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Where’s That Dynamics 365 Portals Code? – Part 1

When someone first gets started with the Portal capabilities for Dynamics 365, one thing I’ve noticed that can be a bit overwhelming is how many different places you can put a piece of HTML, JavaScript, Liquid, etc to achieve the same result. In this series of posts, I describe some of the options, and provide some our best practices.

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