Using Active Directory for authentication to CRM Online and MS Online Services

Microsoft is now offering a Community Technology Preview of Microsoft Services Connector—a new Windows Server® component that seamlessly connects Active Directory users to a suite of Live services and Microsoft Online Services (including CRM Online). After the Microsoft Services Connector is installed, users are able to log into their Active Directory account and be given…

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Importing Sample Data into Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online

*Instructions are as-is and is intended to provide guidance to the process to importing sample data into CRM Online Downloads: Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online Data Migration Manager Once installed, the Data Migration Manager can only be used against a single CRM Online instance. If you need to import data to multiple CRM Online instances, you…

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Best Practices for Microsoft Dynamics CRM Software Advisor Fee Claims

For all our CRM Online partners, this Live Meeting would be a great opportunity to understand the CSA process for CRM Online. Best Practices for Microsoft Dynamics CRM Software Advisor Fee Claims Make the most of your CRM sales by maximizing your earning potential. Microsoft Dynamics CRM partners please join us for a fast paced…

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The future of Software plus Services

The Azure Services Platform was announced yesterday at the PDC. The Azure™ Services Platform (Azure) is an internet-scale cloud services platform hosted in Microsoft data centers, which provides an operating system and a set of developer services that can be used individually or together. Azure’s flexible and interoperable platform can be used to build new…

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Using SQL Server Integration Services packages to generate reports from CRM Online

One of our local Microsoft Gold Certified Partners uncovered a great way to generate reports from CRM Online outside of the out-of-the box mechanisms.  Thanks Jeff!  If you are interested in learning more you can contact them at: Phone: 206.686.8704 Email: info@madronasg.com CRM online represents a fantastic way to use Dynamics for customers who don’t…

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More How-to Videos

The CRM Online Technology Specialist team has published fourteen how-to videos on www.democrmonline.com, with more to come.  They’re worth a look. General Overview – 15:00 This video will provide a navigation overview of Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online via the Outlook client and Internet Explorer Web Browser. Sales Overview – 12:00 This video will show the…