Windows Azure and Microsoft Dynamics CRM Services

  For quite a while now we have heard Microsoft talk about the next shift in the software industry and we have called it our Software + Services (S+S) strategy, also known simply as cloud computing. And today, chief software architect Ray Ozzie announced Windows Azure, a cloud operating system that serves as the development…


Microsoft Dynamics CRM JScript Export Tool

I recently had to transfer several customizations to a different CRM installation. While Microsoft Dynamics CRM offers an export and import functionality, in this case I just wanted to select specific client side customizations. However, manually grabbing all jscript code is a little bit time consuming. Instead, I wrote a few lines of code to…


CRM 4.0 RTM VPC, Tools and Sample Data

Thanks to Michael Rich the new VPC Image is now available as a download. In addition there is a great demonstration tool, which helps you to prepare your demo environment and demo data. The VPC image is a one computer setup including Microsoft CRM 4.0 and associated Microsoft Dynamics CRM clients for Microsoft Office Outlook…


Updated Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 SDK

Via E-Mail from Amy:   The Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 SDK download package has been updated.  Version 4.0.1 includes several important changes:  The Plug-in walkthrough in the CHM has been updated to match the readme that is included in the SDK\Walkthroughs folder. The Readme file in the SDK\tools\deployworkflowtool folder has been corrected. Additional sample code has been…


CRM 4.0 plug-in registration tool

Great posting from Jonas about an update regarding the CRM 4.0 plug-in registration tool. Continue reading: Plug-in development and registration is a much more powerfull in Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 compared to Microsoft Dynamics CRM 3.0. The Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 SDK ships with two tools helping you to register your plug-ins. Jonas added…


Localization Wave 1 has been completed

The Microsoft Dynamics CRM Team just announced that ALL of the Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 WAVE 1 Languages (English, German, Spanish, French and Dutch) are now released and available for download! This includes both the language version plus the language packs. Wave 2 will be Simplified Chinese, Danish, Finnish, and Italian. The delivery date for…


Dutch Language Pack available

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Microsoft Dynamics CRM Live announced

Bill Patterson just announced Microsoft Dynamics CRM Live:


First language packs now available

The Microsoft Dynamics CRM Team today announced that the Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 English, German and Spanish language packs are now available for download.