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Dynamics 365

Dynamics 365 plugin development – How to avoid infinite loops

In some scenarios, it is necessary to develop a custom plugin assembly that is called from Dynamics 365 Workflow. Within the plugin source code, there are different ways to handle the data that is passed to the plugin by the execution context. However, if the entity object fetched from the plugin context is used to update the entity back to Dynamics, caution should be taken to avoid infinite loops in the workflow that got triggered in the first place.

In this screen cast video, I show you this scenario in detail and how to avoid the infinite loop.

How to use JQuery customizations in Dynamics 365 portal forms?

This screen cast video is about JQuery customizations in Dynamics 365 portal forms. I demonstrate here using rather simple scenario that what are the possibilities and how to develop the code. Furthermore, I show you how to use browser developer tools to debug the JQuery code to verify and troubleshoot your JQuery.

This is the third part of my Dynamics 365 portal video series. In the first part, I showed you how to install the Dynamics 365 portal instance and how to make basic configurations into it. In the second part, I showed you how to do the portal UI customizations. There will be more coming up so thank you for watching and stay tuned for more.

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How to make UI changes to the Dynamics 365 portals?

In this screen cast video, I show you how to make changes to the look and feel of the Dynamics 365 portal UI. I picked three different scenarios by which I demonstrate the possibilities to modify the UI elements. These three include familiarizing to the Dynamics 365 portal UI concepts, making changes to the css-files and utilizing custom Bootstrap template.

This is the second part of my Dynamics 365 portal video series. In the first part, I showed you how to install the Dynamics 365 portal instance and how to make basic configurations into it. There will be more coming up so thank you for watching and stay tuned for more.

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How to setup Dynamics 365 Portals?

In this screen cast video, I show you how to do Dynamics 365 Portals setup. I will cover the installation steps that are needed to take in the Dynamics 365 admin center to have portal up and running against Dynamics 365 online instance. 

This is the first part of the series of Dynamics 365 Portal videos that I’m going to do. In the future parts, I will be covering other aspects of the Dynamics 365 Portals for example the authentication and authorization, configuring the CRM data to be shown in the Portal, Portal development using Jscript and Portal UI tuning. So stay tuned for more.

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How to setup Dynamics 365 Unified Service Desk and how it is used in Call Center scenarios?

In this screen cast video, I show you how to install a basic Dynamics 365 Unified Service Desk (USD) setup. Furthermore, I share a few nice-to-know things that I learned while I installed my own demo environment. Finally, a few words about setting up a Live Assist chat service and how that is integrated to D365 USD.

Check it out!