Or any other web application… simply change the paths in the configuration file.
When doing demo’s in a virtual environment as VPC it’s pretty nice to have some sort of tool to pre-hit your application. I have made a simple console app that will do this for you. Run the application before doing a demo/presentation to activate just-in-time compilation and hoppfully everything goes faster since your clicks (requests) will at least be the second one.
The difference with this one compared to other CRM cache tools are:
Recursive lookup for files to hit (you don’t need to maintain your hit list)
therefore working for past and current versions of CRM
Depth control (how deep should we traverse)
Path to webserver including protocol (http or https)
<add key=“DefaultServer“ value=“http://stockholm:5555/“ />
Path to in this example CRM webserver files are located
<add key=“FilePath“ value=“C:\Program Files\Microsoft Dynamics CRM\CRMWeb\“/>
Filter on extension like *.htm, *.aspx, *.asmx
<add key=“FileEx“ value=“*.aspx“/>
0 = Traverse as long as possible, 1 = Stay in current (FilePath) folder only, 2 = Two levels ect
<add key=“FileDepth“ value=“0“/>
run the attached msi packet to install the cache tool.
Go to folder where tool is installed “c:\Program Files\CRM Sample Application\Trigger CRM”
Open the PrefireCRM4.exe.config file and change to your server settings.
Click the short-cut on your desktop
I will in my next blog post attach the source code for the project.
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