Developer tools

This section provides a single location for you to learn about the developer tools and community developed developer tools that you can use with Dynamics 365 for Customer Engagement apps.

Community tools

XrmToolBox developed the following community tools for Dynamics 365 for Customer Engagement apps:

  • WebResources Manager - The tool helps you to create, update, delete, and preview web resources.

  • FetchXML Builder - Provides a UI to compose FetchXML queries, execute, convert to code, update system views etc. More information: Build queries with FetchXML.

  • View Layout Replicator - The tool helps you to copy and apply the layout of a particular view to multiple views of the same entity.

  • View Designer - The tool helps you view layouts and modify queries using FetchXML Builder.

  • Early Bound Generator - The tool helps you to generate Early Bound Entities, Option Sets, or Actions. The tools uses CrmSvcUtil.exe and display the command lines that are used to create theses classes.

  • Metadata Browser - The tool helps you browse metadata from your Dynamics 365 organization.

  • User Settings Utility - The tool helps you to bulk manage personal settings of your Dynamics 365 for Customer Engagement users.

  • Plugin Trace Viewer - The tool helps you to investigate the plug-in trace log with easy filtering capabilities.

  • Export to Microsoft Excel - The tool helps you to export records from a view or FetchXML to Microsoft Excel.

  • Attribute Manager - The tool helps you to rename, delete, or change the type of the attribute.

  • Iconator - The tool helps you to manage entities.

  • Easy Translator - The tool helps you to export and import translation of the content with contextual information.

  • Auto Number Manager - Provides a UI to set, update and remove auto number format on new or existing attributes. More information: Create auto-number attributes

Note

The community tools are not a product of Microsoft Dynamics apps and does not extend support to the community tools. If you have questions pertaining to the tool, please contact the publisher. More Information: XrmToolBox.

See also

Choose your development style for Dynamics 365 for Customer Engagement apps

Developer Guide for Dynamics 365 for Customer Engagement apps