How to switch user login on the Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 for Tablets (iPad and Windows 8)

By now most of us have heard about the nice rich Tablet Client that comes with Microsoft CRM 2013.  I have to say that the Tablet Client sports a very consistent and modern user interface that mobile users will surely enjoy – I certainly am.

The current Microsoft CRM 2013 for Tablet Client is available for Windows 8 devices and Apple iPadLink to more CRM for tablets info

Here is an uncommon scenario I’d ran into – as I’m testing different Microsoft CRM 2013 users and their security settings on the Tablet Client – I’d found that the CRM Tablet Client only supports 1 CRM User setup at a time. 

CRM 2013 Tablet for Windows 8 (including Surface Pro or Surface RT):



CRM 2013 Tablet for iPad:image

This makes sense since the typical tablet device is not meant for multi-user logins.

For my testing scenario, in order to reset the Dynamics CRM 2013 for Tablets to a different CRM user – all I have to do is uninstall and re-install the CRM 2013 Tablet App from Windows 8 or iPad.  It is a pretty quick and simple process:




Contact me if you need help with your Dynamics CRM project.

Frank, Dynamics CRM MVP since 2006
Workopia Inc. – Maximum User Adoption!

About Frank Lee

Microsoft Dynamics 365 CRM/xRM consultant in San Francisco, USA.  Awarded the Microsoft MVP (Dynamics 365/CRM) 12 consecutive years from 2006 to 2018. Actively involved with Microsoft Dynamics CRM implementations since Microsoft CRM v1.0 beta (2002). Super passionate about everything CRM, especially in the areas of Cloud Computing, A.I., Digital Transformation and Automation.
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