ReportingAccountMemberOfSecurityGroupValidator Error When Installing CRM 2011 Reporting Extensions

I recenty worked through an issue where a customer was receiving the following error when attempting to install the CRM 2011 Reporting Extensions: Check ReportingAccountMemberOfSecurityGroupValidator : Failure: A Microsoft Dynamics CRM Server component is using the same account as the instance of SQL Server Reporting Services. This error can occur for a variety of reasons. …


Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011, related Microsoft Windows Internet Explorer memory leaks, and Windows / Microsoft Update

You may have noted that Microsoft Dynamics CRM Sustained Engineering has released fixes for Internet Explorer-related memory leaks affecting our Microsoft CRM 2011 web client.  I’ve noticed that occasionally IE clients may still leak memory, eventually resulting in slower page load times or Out Of Memory errors, even though the latest CRM 2011 Update Rollup has been…


Premier Field Engineering–Dynamics

I wanted to take a quick break from all the great technical content being provided here to give more detail on just who exactly is developing this content and where else you might be able to find our information out in the wild.  It’s been approximately 15 months since we started this blog, and in…


How to Enable WCF Tracing for the CRM 2011 Outlook Client

Recently I was working with a customer on some CRM 2011 Outlook client performance issues where I needed to inspect the data sent between the client and server. With CRM 4.0 I would use Fiddler to capture traffic to/from the client and server to see exactly what was happening. The CRM 2011 Outlook client now…