Dynamics CRM Configuration Data Mover v2.0.1.2

I've released an updated version of my popular CRM Configuration Data Mover utility that fixes a small annoyance in the previous version where you could open multiple instances of the set connection, about and check for upgrade windows. This upgrade is fully compatible with existing job files. Getting the Dynamics »

Working with Dynamics 365 lookup data in PowerApps

One of the main problems I have with PowerApps at present is that it doesn't nicely support Dynamics 365 lookup fields out of the box. Todayt I will show how I've worked around its limitations to make Dynamics 365 lookup fields easily viewable and editable in PowerApps. For today's demonstration, »

Dynamics 365 and Python integration using the Web API - part 2

Last week I wrote a post that showed how to update Dynamics 365 data from a Node.js application using the Web API. Today I will share equivalent Python code. This code builds on my Dynamics 365 and Python integration using the Web API post from last year, so if »

Dynamics 365 and Node.js integration using the Web API - part 2

Last year I wrote a post that showed how to retrieve data from a Dynamics 365 Online organization in a Node.js application using the Web API. Today I will share sample code that shows how to update data from a Node.js application using the Web API. Updating a »

Dynamics 365 Configuration Data Mover v2.0

I've released an updated version of my popular CRM Configuration Data Mover utility. This version now supports Dynamics 365 and has an updated GUI built with Windows Presentation Foundation that replaces the previous Windows Forms GUI. Jobs that were created with earlier versions of the tool will work with this »

Executing Dynamics 365 workflows from Microsoft Flow

The only Dynamics 365 actions that Microsoft Flow offers right now are "create a new record" and "list records," but with just a bit of additional effort it's possible to access all the capabilities of the Web API. Today I will show how to create a Microsoft Flow that queries »

Scheduling Dynamics 365 workflows with Azure Functions and C#

Over the past few days, I've shared two approaches for scheduling Dynamics 365 workflows using Azure Functions and the Dynamics 365 Web API. One uses Node.js, and the other uses Python. Because most Dynamics CRM developers are probably more familiar with C# than Node.js or Python, I also »

Scheduling Dynamics 365 workflows with Azure Functions and Python

Last week I shared a solution for Scheduling Dynamics 365 workflows with Azure Functions and Node.js. In this post, I will show how to achieve equivalent functionality using Python. The actual Python code is simpler than my Node.js example, but the Azure Functions configuration is much more complicated. »