Category Archives: CRM 2013

How To: Delete a CRM Business Unit


CRM Business Units (except for the root Business Unit) can be deleted since CRM 2011. A Business Unit can be deleted only after it is disabled.  All related records such users, child business units, teams, facilities/equipment, resource groups, etc. to … Continue reading

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How to Get Company’s NAICS code into Microsoft CRM using InsideView


On a recent CRM project – we have to find a way to retrieve the North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) code to sync with a CRM Account (Company) record using InsideView.  NAICS is similar to Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) … Continue reading

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InsideView IE Settings for Microsoft CRM


InsideView Insights for Microsoft Dynamics CRM is one of the best sales and social intelligence solution available and I highly recommend it.  It is included at no additional charge with all Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online Professional and Enterprise licenses in … Continue reading

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Microsoft CRM 2015 Upgrade Requires CRM 2013 SP1


I’m currently working on a Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 upgrade to Dynamics CRM 2015 project.  That is 3 versions upgrade (4.0 >> 2011 >> 2013 >> 2015).  A lot of folks asked me should they upgrade to 2013 or 2015 … Continue reading

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CRM 2013 Dashboard Design Difference for Outlook Client and Web Client


I had an interesting design observation while working on a Microsoft CRM project – the Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 or CRM Online Dashboard behavior has slight differences between the CRM Outlook Client and Web Client. One of the differences that … Continue reading

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JavaScript to Set IFRAME in Microsoft CRM 2013 and CRM for Tablets


One of my clients asked to embed an IFrame in a CRM Account Form with a URL containing a specific Query String value from one of the Account record fields.  This is a pretty straight forward JavaScript.  The CRM JavaScript … Continue reading

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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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