Deprecation of Microsoft Outlook Client for Dynamics CRM

by Levin, Aric

Dynamics 365  Dynamics CRM  Office 


Posted on 7/2/2017 4:00:00 PM


Towards the end of June, Microsoft announced that the Microsoft Dynamics CRM/365 Outlook client will be deprecated in a future release. The Legacy Outlook client has been around since early versions of Dynamics CRM. The deprecation of the Outlook client does not mean that this is happening immediately, but is planned for the next Major Release (version 10). Version 9.0 is on the way, and the Outlook client will still be included, but with no additional features or enhancements.

Read More

One-Way Sync between Outlook and CRM

by Levin, Aric

Development  Dynamics CRM  Messaging  Office 


Posted on 12/7/2012 4:27:00 PM


We recently got a request from a client that wanted to prevent modifications of Contacts from the Outlook Client back to CRM.
We went back and forth trying to implement this with security roles and other options, but none of the solutions were perfect.

Finally we decided to implement this using Plugins.
The solution was to allow Outlook to make the changes, but as soon as they are made, revert them back to their original values.

Read More

Outlook 2013 Crashes when sending e-mail

by Levin, Aric

Messaging  Office 


Posted on 10/29/2012 11:49:00 PM


This is a known issues and happens usually when new products get released.
The Anti-Virus email scanner add-in for the new release of the e-mail program is not supported and thus prevents e-mails from going out and crashes the new application.

Read More

Office 2013, SharePoint 2013 and Exchange 2013 Released to Manufacturing

by Levin, Aric

Exchange  Messaging  Office  SharePoint 


Posted on 10/24/2012 5:46:00 PM


Microsoft Office 2013 along with the other branded 2013 applications and server products have been release to manufacturing and are now available for download from the MSDN, Technet or Microsoft Partner web site.

Read More

Installing CRM for Outlook Client in Terminal Services environment

by Levin, Aric

Dynamics CRM  Messaging  Office 


Posted on 8/8/2010 2:15:00 PM


When trying to install the Microsoft Dynamics CRM for Outlook client on a Terminal Services computer, the following error is received:
"Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4 for Outlook cannot be installed on a computer where Microsoft Exchange Server versions prior to Exchange Server 2007 are installed."

Read More