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Hybrid IT: Microsoft Dynamics CRM Disaster Recovery (DR) in Azure IaaS – POC

Microsoft Dynamics CRM announced support for CRM deployment on Azure IaaS Virtual Machines. Here is...

Author: Bhavesh Shastri Date: 10/20/2015

Dynamics CRM Reports complaining Reporting extensions(SRS Data Connector) are not installed

Here I am talking about an interesting issue while running Dynamics CRM Reports. When I faced this...

Author: Bhavesh Shastri Date: 08/16/2015

Dynamics CRM Knowledge Base Articles search shows unexpected results for specific keywords

The Dynamics CRM Service module provides Articles entity that serves as very useful knowledge...

Author: Bhavesh Shastri Date: 08/13/2015

Hybrid IT: SQL Always on Availability Group Replica Node in Azure IaaS

Hybrid IT: SQL Always on Availability Group Replica Node in Azure IaaS Greetings! Lately, I came...

Author: Bhavesh Shastri Date: 08/20/2014

Silently Remove (Un-configure) Organizations configured for CRM Outlook Client

Greetings! I faced this question from a friend and colleague pointing out my previous post on...

Author: Bhavesh Shastri Date: 06/22/2014

How to Create MS CRM organizations from file (list) using PowerShell

Create CRM organizations from file (list) using PowerShell Hello Everyone! Sometime back I came...

Author: Bhavesh Shastri Date: 05/21/2014

Dynamics CRM IFD on Windows server 2012 R2 ADFS - CRM Addin for Outlook

Dynamics CRM IFD on Windows server 2012 R2 ADFS (aka ADFS 3.0) – CRM Addin for Outlook Hearing...

Author: Bhavesh Shastri Date: 03/20/2014

Silent configuration of CRM for Outlook client in CRM 2011 claims enabled environment

Hi Folks, Today I’m going to talk about CRM Outlook Silent configuration. CRM 2011 Outlook...

Author: Bhavesh Shastri Date: 03/06/2014

Configuring Dynamics CRM IFD with Windows Server 2012 R2 AD FS (ADFS 3.0)

Configuring Dynamics CRM IFD with Windows Server 2012 R2 AD FS (ADFS 3.0) Hello Everyone! I was...

Author: Bhavesh Shastri Date: 03/06/2014

Unexpected/Inaccurate federation metadata XML generated by CRM federation metadata URLs

Hi All, Today we’re are going to talk about the unexpected/Inaccurate federation metadata XML...

Author: Bhavesh Shastri Date: 01/05/2014

CRM 2011 Add-in causes Outlook to crash when used on Citrix XenDesktop environment

Today I am taking about a strange issue in a unique environment. Outlook crashes with CRM Add-in on...

Author: Bhavesh Shastri Date: 01/05/2014

What happens when a CRM server is disabled or enabled from CRM Deployment Manager? (CRM 2011 Vs. CRM 4.0)

In CRM 4.0 CRM Website is stopped and CRM Async service is stopped (startup type remains unchanged)...

Author: Bhavesh Shastri Date: 01/05/2014

Dynamics CRM Claims and IFD Troubleshooting

Hello Everyone- Here is an interesting series of videos on one of the most interesting deployment...

Author: Bhavesh Shastri Date: 11/05/2013