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Debugging custom JavaScript code in CRM using browser developer tools 

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You can use JavaScript in Microsoft Dynamics CRM to perform actions in form scripts, command bar (ribbon) commands, and web resources. More information: Use JavaScript with Microsoft Dynamics CRM Each browser provides you with a debugging tool to help you debug your custom JavaScript code natively in the browser. Typically, you activate debugging in your…Read more

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New Microsoft CRM SDK Sample: Sdk.Soap.js 

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Sdk.Soap.js is a JavaScript library that helps you write JavaScript with web resources that use the CRM 2013 Modern App SOAP endpoint (formerly called the SOAP endpoint for web resources). This library makes writing JavaScript code for data operations much like using C#. While the OData (REST) endpoint is good for many things and is…Read more

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How to Manage Auto Save for individual forms of entity 

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In our previous blog we had discussed about how to manage auto save. We learned about the auto save capabilities and also discussed few scenarios where you might want to disable it. We discussed about how to control this at the organization level as well.  The organization level setting turns off auto save for all…Read more

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Check your JavaScript code to prepare for your upgrade 

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Microsoft Dynamics CRM is changing. To keep up with these changes so that you can take advantage of new features you need to check that any JavaScript code you are using is ready for an upgrade. Why do I need to check my JavaScript? What has changed? How can I check my code? How can…Read more

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Updated Xrm.Page Script Library Template 

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The latest release of the Microsoft Dynamics CRM SDK (v5.0.14) includes an update to the Xrm.Page Script Library Template. The Xrm.Page Script Library Template is a solution that helps you write and test form scripts using Visual Studio. The main improvements are: New Visual Studio Project Template Extensions that support installing the Xrm.Page Script Library…Read more

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Script Errors After the December 2012 Service Update 

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Before your Microsoft CRM Online organization is updated to the December 2012 Service release we hope you have taken steps to address potential issues which could cause form scripts to break. Information about how to prepare was published last summer in the following blog posts: Resolve Breaking Script Issues When Upgrading Microsoft Dynamics CRM Microsoft…Read more

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How to Execute a Workflow from a Ribbon Button and Control when the Button is Enabled 

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I just published a new technical article for developers titled Asynchronous Ribbon Enable Rules and Executing Workflows from the Ribbon with Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 and Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online. This article describes the scenario where a ribbon control, in this case a button, can be used to execute a workflow. That by itself is…Read more

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New Form Scripting Quick Reference SDK Topic 

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The latest version of the Software Development Kit for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 and Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online (5.0.12) includes a new  From Scripting Quick Reference topic.I added this in response to feedback that it is hard to find how to perform specific tasks using the Xrm.Page Reference.The topic contains sections with the following structure:…Read more

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New Xrm.Utility Functions in Update Rollup 8 for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 and Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online 

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Update Rollup 8 for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 was released in May but we didn’t provide an SDK update for it. As a result you probably haven’t seen a couple new client-side JavaScript functions that were added to open entity forms and web resources. These functions were added because with Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online scripts…Read more

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Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Custom Code Validation Tool Released 

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Download: Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Custom Code Validation Tool The purpose of this tool is to assist customers and partners of Microsoft Dynamics CRM identify potential issues with their custom JavaScript in JavaScript libraries and HTML web resources.  The Microsoft Dynamics CRM Q4 2012 Service Update will include significant changes in the web application in…Read more

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Resolve Breaking Script Issues When Upgrading Microsoft Dynamics CRM 

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We want you to have a great experience when you upgrade to Microsoft Dynamics CRM. A future update rollup for Microsoft Dynamics CRM on-premises and service update for Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online  will include significant changes in the web application in order to be able to support a variety of browsers. This change will expand the…Read more

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