You can’t avoid the forces of change on your code, you can prepare for it by decoupling and reducing dependancies – Hosk
”Dirty code slows you down as well. If the code is clean, the next features go in smoothly.” – Ron Jeffries
You never know what worse luck your bad luck has saved you from.
— Cormac McCarthy
What I learnt this week
I didn’t realise you could have multiple instances of CRM online or you can delete or switch instances.
Article of the week
I have chosen my own article, outrageous! It’s a whopper
An overview of Read Committed Snapshot isolation, a popular way to speed up your CRM DB.
Great old Post of the week
Best of the Rest
A new developer Tool Bench, which does
- Build URLs to open MSCRM forms.
- Build URLs to open MSCRM views.
- Finds the Guids hidden in MSCRM URLs.
- Encoding and decoding of text.
Who knew CRM data could look so good without putting on some silly space holo glasses
Do you know you need certain security roles to run a dialog!
The history of Microsoft Dynamics CRM in a few minutes
what’s been fixed in CRM online 7.1.1 – Service Update 1 for Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online 7.1.1
There are some things FetchXML can do, which OData can’t
Social selling is shuffling into CRM 2016
A good blog for Microsoft Dynamics CRM and Unified Service Desk
It’s possible but why would you
To update read only fields you need to change the setsubmit mode. Read
How to quickly get to your user record
Microsoft should update Yammer or replace it. It’s still there so take note.
How to prepare Microsoft Dynamics CRM Data for Azure Machine Learning using SSIS and CData’s Dynamics CRM SSIS Components
Machine learning is coming, get ready
CRM online trust credential, a great resource to answer potential customer questions
Filtered views are awesome, find out why
A bubble chart in CRM, I never thought I would see the day
Atul Gawande talks
Previous top picks
Useful Hosk Links
A list and review of CRM 2013 tools, this will probably work in CRM 2015 as well
A collection of my favourite CRM Developer articles I have written
All the CRM 2013 content to help you pass the exam
Words of Wisdom from the Hosk. I have written over 900 articles, surely I should have said a few memorable things