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New naming conventions for Microsoft Dynamics CRM updates 

We’re changing the way we name product updates to make things simpler and to unify our approach for Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online and Microsoft Dynamics CRM (on-premises). Finding and understanding version numbers To understand the new naming conventions, let’s first take a look at version numbers in CRM. To find your version number, in the...

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CRM 2015 prerelease content is here! 

Here’s where to find all the new preview documentation available for the Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online 2015 Update and CRM 2015 (on-premises). Start here CRM Help Center This central information hub gives you access to 6 key CRM content sources: CRM Setup & Administration – The all-new portal for CRM administrators! CRM Developer Center –...

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New Help Center for Dynamics CRM Online Spring ’14 and Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 SP1 

Check out the all new Help Center for Microsoft Dynamics CRM! This site is the gateway to all the documentation, videos, guides, eBooks, developer tools, and resources for the Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online Spring ’14 and Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 SP1 releases! Start here! Information for end-users Information for developers Information for IT professionals Start...

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Check your JavaScript code to prepare for your upgrade 

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...

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Customizations in the December 2012 Service Update 

With the December 2012 Service Update, we introduced a modern application experience focusing on a clean user experience and great visual appeal. Highlights: New forms focused on the data that matters Seamless inline edits Integrated business processes to guide end users to get their job done Eliminated popups This is great, but you might wonder...

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Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online Upgrades 

How existing customers get on to the latest version of Microsoft Dynamics CRM Upgrades Are Here As most of you have probably seen, we’ve announced the availability of Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online January 2011 Service update, powered by Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 technology. We started to take trials for this new version of Microsoft Dynamics...

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Microsoft Dynamics CRM Automatic Customizations 

Microsoft Dynamics CRM has recently released November 2009 Service update for Microsoft Dynamics CRM online. One of the key features delivered as part of this release is enhanced Import Data Wizard. To familiarize yourself with the new capabilities of enhanced Import Data Wizard, follow the link Introducing-the-import-data-wizard. Some of the features like automatic customization, importing...

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Update Rollup 8 for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 

The Microsoft Dynamics CRM Sustained Engineering team will release Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 Update Rollup 8 on Thursday, December 17, 2009. Once the release is available the links below will take you to the necessary information about Update Rollup 8. Microsoft Download Center: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=c53b2916-6b93-4092-bdd3-a394c96ca000 Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=975995 General Details about Update Rollup 8...

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Server Upgrade Process for the Beginner 

Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 presents a significant change in functionality from Microsoft Dynamics CRM 3.0. Several key components, such as workflow and reporting, have been completely redesigned. As such, existing features, functionality, and extensions may be affected as a result of the upgrade. This topic provides a best practices process to minimize downtime while helping...

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Data Wizard: Using field delimiters characters in data source files 

The enhanced Import Data wizard released in Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online November 2009 Service Update supports different formats of input source data file such as XML Spreadsheet 2003 (.xml), Comma-separated values (.csv), Text (.txt) and compressed files (.zip). For more information on supported file types, please visit: http://blogs.msdn.com/crm/archive/2009/11/10/supported-file-types-in-data-import-wizard-for-microsoft-dynamics-crm-online.aspx If input source data is in Text/CSV-formatted...

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Importing data into Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online – Accounts & Contacts 

How to import data from a single file into multiple record types Microsoft has released Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online Delivers the November 2009 Service Update earlier this month. To assist organizations with importing their data into Microsoft Dynamics CRM, a new enhanced Import Data Wizard is available among other new cool features in this release....

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