Knowledgebase

Welcome to my knowledgebase, which started as a place for me to file information that I find (mostly about Microsoft Dynamics 365/CRM) and are likely to forget. Many times I searched for something only to find my own article.

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Disqualifying leads in bulk


07 Dec 2019

It seems that selecting more than 50 leads and then click Disqualify doesn't work. When I last tried this, I received an error.

Having logged a support call with Microsoft, the response was that is by design.

Microsoft Dynamics 365/CRM Version Numbers and Code Names


22 Nov 2019
Product Name Version Code Name
Fall 2017 ? ?? Calcium
July 2017 ? 9.0 Potassium
365 Dec 2016 8.2 Centaurus
2016 SP1 and Spring 2016 8.1 Naos
2016 8.0 Ara
2015 (Online only) 7.1 Carina
2015 7.0

Events and Conferences


08 Nov 2019

 

What is the Power Platform?


06 Nov 2019

(updated Nov 2019 for Power Automate)

Following the rebranding of Dynamics CRM to Dynamics 365, Microsoft has continued to evolve the product and along the way produced lots of new names.

This simple article aims to clarify possible confusions with naming.

The Power Platform

The Power Platform (note, it is written as two words) is a not a product in itself. To quote James Philips, Corporate Vice President, Business Applications Group, the Power Platform is:

Creating Instances


02 Nov 2019

Under the new storage model Storage Changes additional instances can be created free of charge provided you have sufficient disk space available.

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