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January 8, 2014

Dynamics CRM – Goals or Reporting?

One thing I’ve learnt whilst living in the world of Dynamics CRM is that KPIs are nice. They can be used for both good and evil. […]
January 8, 2014

CRM 2013 – Home Button Love

I know this is probably the smallest change in the world, however in my mind it’s so much nicer than it was in 2011. The bit […]
January 8, 2014

Dynamics CRM 2011/2013 – privacy options annoyance

CRM crashes. CRM crashes a fair bit. CRM crashes then asks me if I want to report the error to Microsoft. I like reporting errors to […]
January 8, 2014

CRM 2011/2013 – Difference between Simple and Detailed advanced find

For the first time ever, I’ve decided to change my ‘Advanced Find’ options to see what they did, as I always had a habit of pressing […]
January 7, 2014

Dynamics CRM 2013 – My first gripe.. Or two.

1) On-Hover when you fidget with the mouse is quite annoying and makes me sad, not my fault I’m too use to ‘spraying’ with my mouse. […]
January 7, 2014

Dynamics CRM 2013 – Development environment..Environments?

Dynamics CRM 2011 and Dynamics CRM 2013 both are nice little web apps, both do their job and are pretty simple to install on a single […]
January 7, 2014

Dynamics CRM 2013 – SQL Server 2012

Quick and dirty post. Lots of people read the Microsoft implementation guide and assume that the minimum/recommended specifications are correct, well.. They are, kind of. There […]
November 19, 2013

“SQL Server Setup has encountered the following error: Invoke or BeginInvoke cannot be called on a control until the window handle has been created”

Ran into an issue when trying to install SQL Server 2008 today on a local machine, literally couldn’t get past this error. Solution below..     […]
June 28, 2013

Dynamics CRM 2011 – Delete Waiting System Jobs

Situation: Working with a fellow CRM techie on a very tricky CRM issue where campaign signups where triggering workflows, and leaving them in a ‘Waiting’ state, […]
June 28, 2013

I love Ess Que Ell

Pronunciation. I absolutely hate the argument of “How do you pronounce ‘SQL'” as it causes a rift between DBAs, SQL Consultants, Web Developers and general technical […]