TIP! VHD to store your CRM samples/code between your WIN7 and VPC images

I recently started to use a VHD image to store my CRM samples/documents/setups in order to have them flexible available anywhere both on my main OS (win7) and Virtual images. The VHD can then be shared to multiple computers by using Mesh (Great service if you dont use it yet please try!) making the image available to…

Cache Tool source code

Console.WriteLine(“Cache tool source code as attachment…”); Visual Studio 2005 project   PrefireCRM4.zip


The dynamic Cache Tool for CRM 1.2 – 4.0 versions

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…


Error while installing language pack in MS CRM 4.0?

If you enable language packs after you have removed some out-of-the-box fields (e.g a tab) a language pack will fail. SE is currently working on a hot fix.   Workarounds until hotfix is released; 1. Enable for example Swedish before applying the customizations if possible. 2. Re-import your vanilla backup (Always export out-of-the-box entitys before you start customizing)…


Where did my my virtualPC 2007 console go…

On my personal home laptop I have had a quite annoying problem the last weeks (or months). I can’t see my virtual pc console after I start virtualPC 2007. It’s like the console is always minimized and the only way to start any VPC’s is to use the tray function. If I select the ”Show…


Multi-tenancy for your benefit during customer demos or development or…

This only applies to the enterprise version. My current setup is still based on my base discs http://blogs.msdn.com/jonasd/archive/2006/10/31/config-och-installation-av-demo-utvecklings-milj.aspx but the major difference now is that I don’t need to reproduce each CRM server. This saves me from the before “boring” installation and configuration work. Even if I had a copy of my VPC’s I still…


My current top 10 dev tools

Visual Studio 2003 – 2005 FxCop (hey I’m doing Q/A and anything that helps me reviewing other developers code is great) Virtual PC/server 2007 Reflector Proc Explorer Dev Toolbar Fiddler / Wireshark Kerbtray Communicator 2005 Visio, Word, Excel Is this just a poor attempt to reach more than 5 posts for a month?

Timezone uppdatering

Tänk på att synka alla offline klienter innan man patchar upp servern Microsoft Download Center:   http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?amp;displaylang=en&familyid=8A7319E6-5B86-4E7A-9BE1-763F2072BE21&displaylang=en   Knowledge Base:   http://support.microsoft.com/kb/933453 (Overview) http://support.microsoft.com/kb/925874 (CRM 3.0 Update to Time Zone information for client and server) http://support.microsoft.com/kb/932984 (CRM 3.0 Update Time Zones Wizard)    


Titan info + Optimizing the Performance

Optimizing Performance nu även för MSCRM 3.0 http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=6B32E0B3-5520-48A7-B3CD-D8477D084821&displaylang=en. Samt lite publik info om nästa version av MSCRM som går under kodnamnet Titan http://www.infoworld.com/article/07/01/10/HNmicrosoftnextcrm_1.html http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/press/2007/jan07/01-10CRMTAPPR.mspx