Running Dynamics 365 Configuration Data Mover jobs in Azure Functions

My Dynamics 365 Configuration Data Mover utility allows you to run synchronization jobs from an interactive GUI tool or the command line, but the actual data synchronization logic is contained in a separate AlexanderDevelopment.ConfigDataMover.Lib.dll file that can be included in other applications. In today's post I will »

A Dynamics 365 local message listener for web client notifications - part 2

In part one of this series, I discussed an approach for passing notifications from local applications to the Dynamics 365 web client through a message listener process that runs on an end user's PC. Today I will show the code I used to build the message listener and the code »

A Dynamics 365 local message listener for web client notifications - part 1

One problem that comes up from time to time on Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement projects is how to receive notifications from an application running on a user's local PC. Although the Unified Service Desk (USD) interface supports a variety of ways for Dynamics 365 to interact with local applications, the »

Updated Dynamics 365 Configuration Data Mover to support new online regions

About two weeks ago a commenter mentioned that my Configuration Data Mover wasn't working with UK Dynamics 365 online organizations that had been created since the change to the orgname.crm11.dynamics.com URL structure. I've released a new version with an updated SDK reference that has resolved the issue. »

Updated version of Dynamics 365/CRM Deployment Wizard

I've released an updated version of my Dynamics CRM Deployment Wizard that supports Dynamics 365. The Deployment Wizard is designed to automate your solution deployments much like the SDK's Dynamics CRM Package Deployer, but while the SDK tool requires you to build a deployment package using Visual Studio, my Deployment »

Dynamics 365 Configuration Data Mover v2.1

I've released an updated version of my popular CRM Configuration Data Mover utility that includes the following features: Steps can now be set as create-only, update-only or create+update. You can browse to data files using a standard file open dialog window. This upgrade is fully compatible with existing job »

Dynamics 365 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 »

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 »