Changing the details page link url for Entity Lists

by Levin, Aric

Business Solutions  Development  Dynamics 365  Dynamics CRM  Portals  Web 


Posted on 7/11/2018 11:26:00 PM


When displaying entity lists on a web page, there is usually a default column in a view which is displayed as a hyperlink. The link to the page is displayed based on the Web Page for Details View and the ID Query String Parameter Name attributes on the Entity List form (as shown in the image below). The problem is, what happens if my page that is displaying the Entity List already has query string parameters, and you want to keep those parameters on the next page that you are going to display.

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Adding masking to form controls in Dynamics Portals

by Levin, Aric

Business Solutions  Development  Dynamics 365  Dynamics CRM  Portals  Web 


Posted on 6/21/2018 9:21:00 AM


It is a pretty known practice today, that when creating a web application that requests data from customers, certain fields are masked so that the system can prevent the entry of incorrect data. This has been done in desktop applications for a long time and is now also very common in web based applications.

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JavaScript Web Files in CRM Portals

by Levin, Aric

Business Solutions  Dynamics 365  Dynamics CRM  Online Services  Web 


Posted on 5/3/2018 12:31:00 AM


As in any project, either CRM or Web application, the requirement to have JavaScript libraries that can be accessed across multiple files is common. In Dynamics 365 Portals, the use of Web Files is how we have the ability of create files that will be shared across the entire portal, or possibly only sections of the Portal. These common files are stored in the Web Files entity. This issue is that when we try to add a JavaScript web file, we get an error that the attachment is blocked. Web Files use the Notes entity to store the actual files that we add to the Web File entity. 

 

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CRM to Web Form (Internet Lead Capture) is Microsoft Platform Ready

by Levin, Aric

Development  Dynamics CRM  Web 


Posted on 1/15/2013 8:20:00 PM


Our CRM to Web Form 2011 is not Microsoft Platform Ready for Windows 2008 R2 and Microsoft Dynamics CRM.

CRM to Web Form provides the ability for uses to design forms in CRM and publish them to an asp.net or SharePoint web site.

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CRM to Web Form (Internet Lead Capture) version 1.0 released

by Levin, Aric

Development  Dynamics CRM  Web 


Posted on 1/3/2013 5:34:00 PM


Brite Global has just released the first version of its Internet Lead Capture software.

Internet Lead capture enables customer to easily and quickly design forms within CRM and publish them on their web site. 
   

Some of the feature include:

  • Use of the CRM form designer
  • Support for both system and custom entities
  • Support for asp.net web sites
  • Personalization of web form to include you own image, title, button and more.
  • Customizable CSS classes

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Internet Lead Capture being dropped from CRM Online

by Levin, Aric

Dynamics CRM  Web 


Posted on 12/3/2012 4:06:00 PM


The free Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online service called Internet Lead Capture will be discontinued effective February 15th, 2013.

Prior to this data, customers will need to cease the usage of the Internet Lead Capture functionality. All landing pages that have been creating will need to be turned off. After the discontinued date, customers will not be able to import any leads that they have accumulated. Any leads that have accumulated from active landing pages will need to be imported in the Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online environment.

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Report Viewer Control not displaying data when deployed IIS7

by Levin, Aric

Dynamics CRM  SQL  Web 


Posted on 11/5/2010 5:24:00 PM


This issue sometimes happens when you deploy a web application that contains report files on IIS7.
The reports work fine in the development environment, but once published nothing appears in the results.

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Today's IT Forecast: Abundant Cloud Computing

by Levin, Aric

Web 


Posted on 12/14/2009 4:40:00 PM


Meteorologists possess the uncanny ability to be almost right almost all of the time. Now that doesn't always help when you're planning the company picnic, but reports of a 70% chance of precipitation does, at the very least, encourage the party planner to rent a tent. What weather men and women are unable to do, however, is predict weather trends for the years ahead. (Global warming controversy notwithstanding. . .)

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Will I Google It? Yahoo It? or Bing It?

by Levin, Aric

Web 


Posted on 11/9/2009 4:35:00 PM


Microsoft's Bing search engine is now publically available, allowing you to decide whether Microsoft's latest efforts has the power to take on Google. Bing is available at www.bing.com and replaces Live Search. Bing is taking off in a big way in the United States. July market share averaged Bing at 16.28%, Yahoo at 10.22% and Google at 71.99% (statcounter.com). Bing will give Google some competition but, the verdict is still out on whether Bing will win over Google.

 

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