Author: Andrew Butenko

Development, Howto

Microsoft Dynamics 365 v9.0: Usage of new OOB WebApi functions – Part 2

In previous post I described how to perform CRUD operations using OOB wrapper for WebApi operations released as a part of v9.0 release. In this I will describe 2 remaining methods – execute and executeMultiple. Methods are used to execute actions or functions.

Development, Howto

Microsoft Dynamics 365 v9.0: Usage of new OOB WebApi functions – Part 1

It was anounced earlier that wrapper for usage of WebApi will be available as a part of v9.0 release. Now v9.0 is released so it became possible to check what can it do and what we can do with it.

CRM Extensions, Tools

Ultimate Workflow Toolkit v1.3.0.0

I released new version of Ultimate Workflow Toolkit. Here is the list of new operations available: System: Recalculate one Rollup field for record Recalculate all Rollup fields for record Actualize Exchange Rates (based on my post – http://butenko.pro/2014/10/08/microsoft-crm-2013-currency-exchange-rates-actualization/) Cancel all waiting workflow instances of this workflow (based on my post – http://a33ik.blogspot.com/2015/07/howto-avoid-simultaneous-execution-of-2.html?m=1) Bulk Operations: Execute On-Demand worfklow …

Blog, Development, Howto

HowTo: Log all inputs of your custom worflow activities in generic way

For couple of months I work on my Ultimate Workflow Toolkit. For those who doesn’t know what is it (especially for power users and consultants who doesn’t write code but like build and use workflows) – it is a toolkit that contains steps for workflows to extend list of basic operations. To make troubleshooting of …

CRM Extensions, Tools

Ultimate Workflow Toolkit v1.2.0.0

I released new version of Ultimate Workflow Toolkit. Here is the list of new operations available: Email: Save Email Attachments to Record’s Notes Attache Record’s Notes (only documents) to Email and Send it Create Email from Template Send Email to Plain Email Address Send Email to Team’s Members Send Email Composed Previously

Development, Howto

How to get Object Type Code of entity using WebApi

If you need to get Object Type Code of entity based on Logical Name of entity you can use following code:

 

CRM Extensions, Tools

Ultimate Workflow Toolkit v1.0.0.0

Since time I started to work with Dynamics CRM (back to 2008 and v4.0) I was wondering why many operations that are available from UI not available in OOB Workflows. In latest release (v8.2 or Dynamics 365) Microsoft added couple of operations: I did a quick look on the list and tried to use it. …

Development, Howto

How to call Rollup of Activities using WebApi

Following code can be used to retrieve collection of ‘rolled up’ activities for couple of standard entities (account, contact and opportunity). You can find detailed description here.