Category Archives: Microsoft CRM

CRM On-Premises Data Encryption Error–Disable for Testing


  I had encountered the following error while trying to update a CRM User’s Business Unit in a Dynamics CRM 2015 On-Premises TEST environment – it prevented me from making any updates to a CRM user: Data Encryption error – … Continue reading

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Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2016 + Dynamics 365 (CRM December 2016 Update) Downloads


90-day trial keys: Microsoft Dynamics CRM Workgroup Server 2016 (5 CAL limit):D8W6N-FJXJF-CC3TK-6CMGV-VVBH9 Microsoft ynamics CRM Server 2016 (no CAL limit):WCPQN-33442-VH2RQ-M4RKF-GXYH4 If you use a 90-day trial key, you can enter a valid commercial product key at any time during the … Continue reading

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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 Resolve SQL Server Error on a Microsoft CRM 2015 Rollup field Delete


I had encountered the following SQL Server Error when trying to delete a Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015 rollup field.  This is deleting the actual rollup field from the entity and not simply removing the field from a form or view … Continue reading

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Microsoft CRM App for Outlook – Online Only


With the release of Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2016 Update 0.1 – CRM App for Outlook is only available for CRM Online at this time.  We will be using Office 365 apps more and  more as we moved more to the … 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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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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