Category: Development

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Microsoft Dynamics 365 v9.0: lookupObjects – closer look

After I posted my previous post about new namespaces and methods I got several questions about lookupObjects method from Xrm.Utility namespace. I decided to make additional research to check what was not documented but can be used.

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Microsoft Dynamics 365 v9.0: What’s new in clientside for devs besides Xrm.WebApi

After analysis of new namespaces and methods that were released as a part of new 9.0 version I come to conclusion that “Dynamics 365  CE” Product Team actively works on elimination of gap between methods that are available to Product Team and usual developers. And here is why:

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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.

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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.

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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 …

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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:

 

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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.

 

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How to close Quote as Won using WebApi

Following code can be used to close Quote as Won using JavaScript and WebApi:

 

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How to close Opportunity as Won using WebApi

Following code can be used to close Opportunity as Won using JavaScript and WebApi: