Category Archives: Microsoft CRM Installation

How to Setup Microsoft Office 365 and CRM Online Trial Outlook Client


Start by requesting a Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online Trial from this site Then login to the Microsoft Office 365 Portal using the same Administrator login created from the CRM Online Trial.  Navigate to “Purchase Services” and request the “Office 365 … Continue reading

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Microsoft CRM 2011 running on Windows Server 2012 R2 and SQL Server 2012 SP1 and Windows 8.1


  It has been a busy and exciting month!  Recently, I had updated my test environment in preparation for the release of “Orion” – Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013.  My latest test environment consists of Windows Server 2012 R2, SQL Server … Continue reading

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Troubleshooting Microsoft CRM 2011 Online Outlook Client Installation


Here are some Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Online Outlook Client installation errors that I had encountered so far and how to resolve them. Note: Always check that the latest version of the CRM 2011 Outlook Client is installed.  Also ensure … Continue reading

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Microsoft CRM 2011 Online Outlook Client Installation


Now that Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Online is released (RTW).  Here are some of my good notes on how we go about performing the Microsoft CRM 2011 Online Outlook Client Installation: Installation: Check that hardware and software requirements are met … Continue reading

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Microsoft CRM 4.0 & Windows Server 2008 R2


I recently installed Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 server on a Windows Server 2008 R2 x64 machine and it completed successfully.  Referencing the Microsoft KB Article on Support for Microsoft CRM 4.0 on Windows Server 2008 helped.   However, I then encountered the … Continue reading

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Microsoft CRM 4.0 & SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services on the same server


Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 was released at the end of 2007, so it worked really well (tested more) on Windows 2003, SQL Server 2005, Small Business Server 2003 environments.  However, now a days, I see more and more deployments of Microsoft … Continue reading

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How To: Installing Microsoft CRM for Outlook Client


This is one of the Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 and CRM Online How To Articles that I’ve written.  My aim for these articles is to be very reader friendly (Microsoft CRM beginners and up) with step by step instructions and … Continue reading

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Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 Product Key Location


With the release of Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0, there has been a change to the location of the Product Key.  If you are ordering Microsoft CRM 4.0 via Volume Licensing, you will need to order the Media Kit (about $25 USD) … Continue reading

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