Dynamics 365 Online & Attachment management solution issues

If you are using the Attachment management solution from Microsoft Appsource to store attachments in Azure Blob storage, you might run into some of the below issues. 1. Trying to attach a file to an entity. The spinner keeps spinning under Attachments section and cannot not find that attachment in Azure Storage. 2. A file…


Error when updating the Dynamics CRM Outlook client with the 8.2.1 update

Issue: You will run into the below issue when you are try to push update 2.1 on CRM 2016 Outlook client Error| Install exception.System.Exception: Action Microsoft.Crm.UpdateWrapper.InstallTelemetryServiceForCrmClient failed. —> Microsoft.Crm.CrmException: Unable to Query service status. Cause: This is known issue with the 2.1 update Resolution: Install the 8.2.2 update from here https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=56131


Dynamics CRM: Failed to delete audit data from one or more of the specified partitions

Issue Exception information:     Exception type: CrmException      Exception message: Failed  to delete audit data from one or more of the specified partitions. The error in the event log is: Failed to drop Partition  on AuditBase. Exception message ALTER TABLE SWITCH statement failed. There is no identical index in source table ‘Orgname_MSCRM.dbo.AuditBase’ for the index …


Dynamics CRM CrmWRPCTokenKey Errors

Error Current key (KeyType : CrmWRPCTokenKey) is expired.  This can indicate that a key is not being regenerated correctly Cause This issue happens when there is an issue with async maintenance job service  causing key renewal to fail and to temporarily fix it async restart would work. As this cleanup had not happened in the…


Error when trying to configure the CRM 2015 Outlook client

Error: CrmSqlCeConnection::ExecuteInNewConnection() Unexpected Exception: System.ServiceModel.FaultException`1[Microsoft.Xrm.Sdk.OrganizationServiceFault]: Therre must be one and only one Organization record (Fault Detail is equal to Microsoft.Xrm.Sdk.OrganizationServiceFault). Cause: This can be caused because of a duplicate Organization entry in the OrganizationBase table in the OrgDB If you have imported an organization from within the same deployment this could happen. Resolution: Run the…


Error when trying to remove server roles in Dynamics CRM 2013

Error: Failure: The current user does not have required permissions (read/write) for the following Active Directory group: CN=ReportingGroup {94a899b0-954f-447d-86c9-7ac7bd0a081d},OU=CRM 2013,OU=Applications,DC=corp,DC=erac,DC=com Cause:The user does not have the required permissions. Solution: Provide Full Control permission for the user running the setup. Full Control on the Reporting Group Full Control on the PrivReporting Group Full Control on the…


Installing and Configuring the E-mail Router for Exchange Online and Dynamics CRM Online

Before we go about installing the E-mail Router lets have a look at the minimum Hardware and Software requirements required. Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 Email Router hardware requirements Component *Minimum *Recommended Processor (32-bit) 750-MHz CPU or comparable Multi-core 1.8-GHz CPU or higher Processor (64-bit) x64 architecture or compatible 1.5 GHz processor Multi-core x64 architecture 2GHz…


Upgrading Dynamics CRM 2011 to CRM 2013

In-place Upgrade This blog shows you the steps you have to perform to Upgrade from CRM 2011 to CRM 2013 Warning: Following these steps may cause significant application downtime if issues occur during the upgrade. Instead of using an upgrade option that may affect the production deployment, we recommend that you migrate your deployment to…


Network Load Balancing Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013

Deploying Microsoft Dynamics CRM  on a Network Load Balanced (NLB) server cluster is a supported way to get increased scalability and performance from your CRM deployment. In this blog I will walk you through the steps you have to follow to setup CRM 2013 in a NLB mode. My Infrastructure Details Before you go about…


Step by Step: Configuring CRM 2013 Internet facing deployment (IFD)

This blog covers all the steps you have to follow to configure Internet facing deployment (IFD) for a CRM 2013 Onpremise deployment                                                     Before we proceed here are a few details of the environment. CRM Server 2013 Installed on Windows Server 2012 ADFS 2.1 on a separate box on Windows Server 2012 Important: With AD FS…