Along with some important updates to the existing SQL 4 CDS suite of tools, this release brings brand new integrations for SSMS 19 and Azure Data Studio!
MSDyn365 Internals: Restricted state transitions
In my last post I looked at how some of the core Sales entities are read-only in everything except their default state, and how you may need to go through a series of transitions between different states to edit them. Although these are the only entities I’m aware of that Continue Reading
MSDyn365 Internals: Read-only Sales entities
If you work with the standard D365 Sales entities like Quote, Order and Invoice you might have had users come across error messages like Most entity types have Active and Inactive states but can actually be edited via the API even when they’re inactive. These three sales entities have some Continue Reading
MSDyn365 Internals: Plugin Debugging from SDK and Web API apps
I’ve written a fair few apps to integrate with Microsoft Dynamics 365 over the years, and you can guarantee at some point you’re going to hit an error that’s triggered by a plugin when you update a record. How do you find the true cause of the error and start Continue Reading
Early-bound and Async support for on-prem D365
I’ve just released version 2.3 of the Data8 Dataverse client library, which you can use to connect to on-premise instances of Dynamics CRM / Dynamics 365 from .NET Core apps.
SQL 4 CDS v7 Released
Or, the Power Platform Conference 2022 Edition! I’m finishing this post from the conference now – if you’d like to say hello while I’m here please get in touch!
Windows Authentication from Linux? 🤯
I’m regularly blown away by the progress made in the .NET platform. A huge amount of work as gone into making it faster and adding support for more platforms. Moving to .NET Core was unblocked for us by the release of Microsoft’s Dataverse client and allowed us to move systems Continue Reading
SQL 4 CDS 6.4 Released
I’ve just published SQL 4 CDS 6.4 with support for earlier versions of CRM and more complex queries. I’ve also been setting up a wiki with more detailed information.
SQL 4 CDS 6.3 Released
I’ve just released SQL 4 CDS v6.3 with a number of useful improvements and fixes.
SQL 4 CDS 6.2 Released
This is mostly a bug fix release, but with one new SQL feature implemented which could be very useful for testing and ALM usage scenarios.