Microsoft Dynamics 365 Blog

Update Dynamics CRM Client SDK version to avoid calls to ACS 

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Problem   With the deprecation of Azure Access Control Service (ACS), you should modify the SDK authentication code by removing all references to ACS. Effective from Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online 2016 Update 1 (v8.1.1) and Microsoft Dynamics 365 (v8.2), we removed Live ID support and ACS dependencies on the server-side. It is required to update…Read more


Introduction to Dynamics 365 – Data Export Service 

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Data extraction and synchronization made easy Have you ever wanted an easy ability to replicate Dynamics 365 (online) CRM data to an Azure database for using Azure analytics tools without the added complexity of managing an ETL tool? Did you ever want to use Power BI based reporting over the entire Dynamics 365 organization data?…Read more


Microsoft Dynamics 365 with SQL Server 2016 Cumulative Update 2 (CU2) 

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Applies To:  Dynamics 365 (on-premises)   You can now run Dynamics 365 (on-premises) with SQL Server 2016 CU2 using database compatibility level 110 (SQL Server 2012 compatibility level). The application’s performance is improved when you set the organization database with trace flag 1224. This setting reduces the CPU usage by disabling lock escalation based on…Read more