Category Archives: CRM 2011

WIF Error – Scribe CRM Adapter installation


Today I’d encountered the “Microsoft Windows Identity Foundation (WIF) is required…” error message while trying to install the latest Scribe Adapter for Microsoft Dynamics CRM v5.5 which supports connecting to Microsoft CRM 4.0, 2011, and 2013 plus CRM Online. I’d … Continue reading

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Microsoft CRM Outlook Client Options Error


I’d upgraded a Microsoft CRM Online user’s CRM Outlook Client to 2013.  I’d used the CRM 2013 Outlook Client install bootstrapper which automatically downloads the latest installation files.  It will also detect an existing CRM 2011 Outlook Client installation and … Continue reading

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Scribe Adapter for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 and Migrating CRM 4.0 to CRM Online 2013


Scribe Software has released the Scribe Adapter for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 5.5 on November 1st, 2013.  This latest version of the Microsoft CRM Adapter supports Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 or 2011 / 2013 and for all three deployment options – … 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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How to Bulk Delete Microsoft CRM Workflow Jobs


There are times when a Microsoft Dynamics CRM Administrator needs to clean-up the existing Workflow Jobs.  Anytime a workflow is triggered, a workflow job record is created – so this will impact the CRM database size at some point.  Here … Continue reading

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Fiscal Year options can be changed!


Remember prior to Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 – the CRM fiscal year setting can only be set once.  The fiscal year settings are use mainly for sales quotas prior to the introduction of Goals Management capabilities in CRM 2011.   … Continue reading

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SQL Server error – safe to ignore?


I’ve came across a few random cases of the SQL Server error while using Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online the past few weeks.  I’d seen this type of error in the past.  It seems to occur more often during major updates … Continue reading

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How to enable CRM 4.0 API support in Microsoft CRM Online – HTML component HTC support – resolve errors after the December 2012 Service Update “Polaris”


Our Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online organization was updated to December 2012 Service Update “Polaris” Release last week.  One thing we immediately performed was to enable CRM 4.0 API support since our CRM customizations contain both Microsoft CRM 2011 and CRM … Continue reading

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Microsoft CRM 2011 and Office 2013 Support


There are new versions of popular Microsoft products released recently such as SQL Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8, and finally this week – Office 2013!  Since the Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 for Outlook is a very popular … Continue reading

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