Archive for September, 2012

Asynchronous Ribbon Enable Rules and Executing Workflows from the Ribbon with Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 and Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online

This article (link below) describes a scenario where a ribbon control executes a workflow process. The ribbon control uses asynchronous logic to determine when the control is enabled.

The download package RibbonAsynchronousEnableRulesandExecutingWorkflows.zip includes a Visual Studio 2010 solution and a Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 and Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online…

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September 23, 2012 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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Visual Studio 2012 Color Theme Editor extension

Allows users to customize the Visual Studio 2012 color palette.  This extension is supported for Visual Studio 2012 Professional and higher…..

Visual Studio 2012 Color Theme Editor extension

September 11, 2012 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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SharePoint Deployment on Windows Azure Virtual Machines

This paper provides guidance about the benefits of Windows Azure Virtual Machines and explains how to deploy SharePoint Server 2010 on Windows Azure Virtual Machines.

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September 9, 2012 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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Updated Developer Tips and Tricks Deck

 Updated Developer Tips and Tricks Deck – Gold Coast – Site Home – MSDN Blogs

September 5, 2012 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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Building an entity model faster through the CRM 2011 import process

 Building an entity model faster through the CRM 2011 import process – Gold Coast – Site Home – MSDN Blogs

September 5, 2012 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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Different ‘apps’ in a CRM 2011 organization (tenant)

 

“We, conceptually, have two ‘apps’ within a single Dynamics CRM organization.  The ‘apps’ share a common set of entities such as Contacts.  We want to control which ‘apps’ show up in the Dynamics CRM navigation Area for a given user based on Security Roles.  The user has rights to entities that show up in both navigation Areas.  How do we enable this scenario?”

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September 5, 2012 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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Windows Server 2012 is Here…And so is the Cloud OS

 

Today’s launch of Windows Server 2012 puts a spotlight on the transformational shift underway across the entire IT ecosystem. This transformation is being driven by an exponential growth of devices used for smarter, more personalized applications, which in turn create an explosion of data and the need for more computing power. It is a world of connected devices and continuous services, and it’s all powered by servers…….

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September 4, 2012 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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