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April 16, 2020

I recently blogged about embedding a canvas app into a Model-driven app form and the potential that it unlocks. You can create really complex functionality, easily with canvas apps but you need to be able to write the data back to your Model-driven form to really unloc...

March 10, 2020

Last year Microsoft released the ability to embed canvas apps into Model-driven Apps into general availability and also improved on the preview features they’d previously released. I wrote an article about an unsupported method to embed canvas apps  2 years ago, so I t...

January 20, 2020

I wrote recently about how to track duration in stages of a Business Process Flow. This is a common request from customer as understanding where processes are slowing down or where they are really efficient, is important so that companies can grow and evolve and become...

September 19, 2019

Emails! People write emails every day. In 2019, it’s estimated 293 Billion emails will be sent and only 45% of that will be spam. Email functionality is something that has been unloved in D365 Customer Engagement for several years/versions but in the last year or so, w...

September 5, 2019

The Business Card Scanner is a new, highly requested feature, coming to Dynamics 365 Customer engagement from October 2019. The Business Card Scanner will allow you to quickly and easily, scan Business Cards into Dynamics 365 and create contacts where the Business Card...

August 22, 2019

One of the most requested features for D365CE has been to be able to customise dialogs to close Opportunities and Cases. It was announced for the 2019 Wave 1 that customisation of dialogs for Cases would be coming to the application. Yay, everyone rejoiced...but the fu...

August 13, 2019

Back in the olden days (pre 2015 I think), you used to have the ability to qualify a lead and choose the record that would be created. Microsoft removed the choice and the last few years you either had to live with the default behaviour or replace the functionality wit...

August 13, 2018

Don’t worry, be Appy!

Microsoft have gone a bit App happy the last couple of years, PowerApps, App for Outlook and you can build Model Driven Apps inside D365.

Apps, in terms of D365, allows you to declutter the site map while giving administrators granular control over...

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