Category Archives: Microsoft Dynamics CRM

Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Server installation – “The instance name must be the same as computer name”

Recently I have come across an issue “The instance name must be the same as computer name” while Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 performs a system check during installation. During diagnostic check CRM performs a query against the server bound to the … Continue reading

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Dynamics CRM – Issue with publishing reports for external use – System.Web.Services.Protocols.SoapException: One or more data source credentials required to run the report have not been specified.

We have quite a few reports in Microsoft dynamics CRM 4.0 which are normally run from within CRM 4.0 without any issue. Some of the reports are added to SQL Reporting Server utilising dynamics CRM but are accessed externally from … Continue reading

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How to export more than 10000 records in CRM 4.0

I have been working on CRM 4.0 project for quite a while but recently our client asked us to enable them to be able to export more than 10000 numbers of records to Excel utilising CRM’s “Advanced Find” utility. CRM, … Continue reading

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How to enable tracing in Microsoft Dynamics CRM

If you are a developer and working with Microsoft Dynamics CRM then having knowledge about CRM tracing would be the deadliest weapon in your arsenal. Review and bookmark the Microsoft support site here.

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