Dynamics CRM 2011

Had an interesting moment this week where we were uploading files to an email without issue, but if you were to open up the attachments they’d be completely blank even though the size of the file was as expected. The actual file contents weren’t being uploaded properly.

The requirement is to attach a file to an email, without saving the attachment anywhere. So… This works.

The original code was below.

November 21, 2019

Dynamics CRM – Attach attachment to email without saving the file to a server / 0 sized byte array / empty files

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Dynamics CRM 2011 – Retrieve attribute value using oData

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Dynamics CRM 2011 – Replace case resolution with dialog

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CRM 2013 – Home Button Love

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