Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to my readers across the World. I’m humbled by the number of views and feedback I get from my blog posts. The top 3 (see below) in terms of views are currently standing af 22,000, 16,000, and 12,000 views. Numbers like that makes me want to keep on blogging, so you’ll see lots of…


Windows PowerShell for SharePoint Command Builder

The new SharePoint Online has an all-new Windows PowerShell module for admins to manage their sites and users. Windows PowerShell unlocks a lot of new scenarios, including bulk site creation and upgrade, and better quota management and reporting. To make it easier to build out a variety of Windows PowerShell commands for SharePoint Online, we’ve designed…


NEW – CRM Launch Portal

In case you missed it – Microsoft Partners can now leverage a bunch of great materials on the new Launch site in preparation for the December 2012 Service Update of CRM Online


Items are missing from your mailbox when you use Outlook to connect to Exchange Online

If you are using Microsoft Office Outlook 2007, Microsoft Outlook 2010, or Microsoft Outlook 2013 Preview to connect Microsoft Exchange Online and you notice that some messages are missing from the mailbox, the issue may occur if one or more of the following conditions are true: The message was deleted The message was archived Outlook is set…


Issues you may encounter after you receive the latest SharePoint Online service update in Office 365

A planned service update is being performed for Microsoft SharePoint Online in Microsoft Office 365. This article lists the known issues that you may encounter because of the update   Issue Knowledge Base article You’re prompted for credentials when you try to access an Office 365 SharePoint Online public website from a mobile device. Resolved…


Just released: CRM 2011 List Component for SharePoint Server 2010 and 2013

The Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 List component for SharePoint makes your Microsoft Dynamics CRM documents that are stored on SharePoint available to you in a format that has the look and feel of Microsoft Dynamics CRM. This component also enables Microsoft Dynamics CRM to automatically create folders that will be used to store documents related…


Email Recipient Rate Limit raised from 1,500 to 10,000

To discourage users from sending unsolicited bulk messages, Exchange Online has restrictions that prevent users and applications from sending large volumes of email. Customers who send a lot of e-mails will need to understand the limits to how many messages can be sent from a single account in a period of time in the different…


NEW Live and On Demand Web Casts on the Microsoft Dynamics CRM December 2012 Service Update

Soon we will release the new CRM Online – also known as the Microsoft Dynamics CRM December 2012 Service Update. The release will feature lots of exciting news in the feature set, user interface and the Software Developer Kit (e.g new bulk data upload API). To learn more about the Microsoft Dynamics CRM December 2012…


NEW Trial Guide: Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online and Office 365

Are you an Office 365 customer or partner? Then I’m sure CRM Online will be a plus for your organisation. See for yourself. Try for your self. The unified offering of Microsoft Office 365 with Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online combines familiar Microsoft Office applications with a powerful customer relationship management solution accessed over the Internet…


Customizing the Process Control in the New CRM Online Forms

Process Control Customization Tool In the upcoming December 2012 Service Update of CRM Online, the new forms include default predefined processes for sales and service. These processes are surfaced through the Process Control, commonly referred to as the Sales Process or Service Process control, which appears on the Lead, Opportunity, and Case entity forms just below the header….