Using a Custom Entity to Track Status Changes in CRM 2011
February 28, 2013

Dear JoeCRM, I want to track the different phases/statuses of an opportunity, and I also need to be able to report on those changes. The auditing feature is very useful

WPF Paging Control for WPF Applications
February 19, 2013

When displaying large amounts of data in a custom application built on Microsoft Dynamics CRM, it can be beneficial to use paging to improve user experience and the speed of

Good to Know JavaScript / CRM Date Time Difference
February 8, 2013

Here at PowerObjects, we use JavaScript frequently. It’s a powerful tool for Microsoft Dynamics CRM customizations. Now and then, we observe a funny quirk about how JavaScript and CRM work

Best Practices for Deleting and Bulk Deleting Attributes from CRM 2011
February 1, 2013

Sometimes you may feel the need to do some CRM clean up. We’ve already covered one example of this in our blog on How to “Delete” a User in Dynamics

How to Customize Sorting Priority in System Views and Personal Views in CRM 2011
January 23, 2013

You can do a lot with views in Dynamics CRM, and we’ve got several posts on these features already. You can create and hide shared views, deactivate and remove system

Meeting Advanced Query Requirements from a CRM Record
January 18, 2013

Sometimes the out-of-the-box lookup field in CRM 2011 does not have the advanced query capability that a user needs to find a record. The query may go beyond a basic

How to Customize Colors in Dynamics CRM Charts
December 5, 2012

MS Dynamics CRM 2011 is an amazing tool that can show reports in a single view. Charts can easily be seen on the main dashboard of CRM or directly within

Resetting the Dynamics CRM 2011 Ribbon
October 15, 2012

Today we’re going to talk about how to go about resetting the CRM 2011 ribbon. (If this topic interests you, you might also want to visit the complete guide to

SSRS Error: Exceeding Maximum Requests for One User
October 10, 2012

This blog post is more for you Dynamics CRM developer types. (If you’re looking for something more basic, try our CRM How-to Portal.) If you’ve been getting an SSRS error

Dynamics CRM Languages: Multi-Language Support
October 8, 2012

How does Microsoft Dynamics CRM support multiple languages? Microsoft Dynamics CRM can be highly customized to your needs. But what about languages? Good news! CRM 2011 supports many languages, and

Best Practices for Configuring Dynamics CRM 2011
October 3, 2012

Configuration is one of the most fun and essential aspects of Microsoft Dynamics CRM. Creating entities, fields, relationships, labels and what have you are as fun as playing online games

How to Customize Dynamics CRM Column Width for Form Views
October 2, 2012

Microsoft Dynamics CRM is endlessly customizable (see our post on customizing the ribbon bar for just one example). Did you know you can change the column width in your CRM?