March 3, 2015

iTrent / People Manager – Site not Responding.

Rare for me to blog something not Dynamics/SQL-y based, but this one is more of a note to self. Had an issue where 2 departments were […]
March 2, 2015

Dynamics CRM 2013 – Anonymous SMTP

Run this on SQL: Update DeploymentProperties set BitColumn = 1 where columnname = 'AllowCredentialsEntryViaInsecureChannels' Update DeploymentProperties set BitColumn = 1 where columnname = 'ECAllowNonSSLEmail' Do this […]
March 2, 2015

If it doesn’t restart without wanting to install updates…

CTRL+R -> CMD -> shutdown /r /t 0 God bless command prompt. God not-bless windows updates downloading without permission. God bless me not having to manage […]
December 11, 2014

CRM 2013 / SSRS – The SELECT permission was denied on the object ”, database ”, schema ‘dbo’.

Ran into this issue yesterday whilst doing something I consider a cardinal sin (Writing CRM reports in SQL). No errors appeared whilst running the report in […]
December 2, 2014

500 internal server error – Interesting one

Have been deploying an upgrade to an application, had a few issues with SQL report performance (Which our DBA kindly fixed) – Not the overall issue. […]
November 28, 2014

CRM 2013 – The attribute “” cannot be found for entity “”. Specify a valid query, and try again.

Working in a multi-tenant environment with CRM 2013 and have come across this error when trying to build reports. This issue was probably never an issue […]
October 22, 2014

Dynamics CRM 2013 – DisableSSLCheckForEncryption

Got a non-SSL enabled CRM deployment (Development server) with databases coming from an organisation/deployment with SSL enabled and encryption keys active. Try activating encryption without SSL […]
September 26, 2014

Dynamic CRM 2013 – POP3 Email Profile Setup

Had the fun task of setting up POP profiles on CRM recently using GMAIL for relay. Process was more painful than I was hoping (And you […]
September 25, 2014

LogParser 2.2 – Allowed columns

I know you can get the list of allowed columns to be parsed directly out of LogParser however it comes in 3 columns. Here’s the full […]
September 12, 2014

Samsung ‘New’ Series 9 – Touchpad

I loathe the Samsung 9 Series touchpad. It’s far too sensitive. – Start – Search for ‘Touchpad’ – Advanced -> Settings (Under Four-Finger) – Drop settings […]