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How to Use Business Logic in Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015

By David Williams on 10/20/2015

Business Logic in Dynamics CRM 2015 gives us the ability to do many things that previously required a good understanding of javascript.  In this blog post, I'm going to show you step by step how to change the ownership of a record based on certain conditions.

How to Create an Advanced Find in Microsoft Dynamics CRM

By David Williams on 10/12/2015

Do you ever look at a view and wish you could tweak it just a little to get exactly the data you want to see?  In this blog post, I’m going to walk you through creating an advanced find that you can then save as a custom view.

How to Debug A Plugin in Dynamics CRM 2015 Online

By David Williams on 10/6/2015
Debugging a plugin in Dynamics CRM online is a relatively easy process, however, documentation on exactly how to do it seems to be scarce.  In this blog post, I will guide you through debugging a plugin step by step for an online instance.

How to Update An Old Plugin To Work with Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015

By David Williams on 10/5/2015

In this blog post I'll explore a very real scenario where a plugin was broken after a recent update to Dynamics CRM 2015.  We will dive into the code and update the plugin to work with the latest SDK and actually deploy the plugin back to CRM.


The Fallacy of the 4th Quarter

By Jason Stone on 10/1/2015

Planning web development that's to occur in the 4th quarter can be a tricky proposition. It pays to be informed on the potential hurdles you could face with your development firm.

5 Web Design and Development Challenges for Associations, and How to Overcome Them

By Jason Stone on 9/29/2015

While many inherent challenges come with developing and designing a website, some surface time and time again -- for associations in particular. Here are the 5 most common challenges in a website project and a look at how to overcome them.

How to Create a Custom Theme For Dynamics CRM 2015 Update 1

By David Williams on 9/28/2015

Since the release of Update 1 for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015, you are now able to create a basic theme for your CRM instance.  In this blog post, I'll show you step by step how you can create a theme that matches your companies color scheme.

Meet our New Project Manager, Marisa Ray

By Rich Campbell on 9/2/2015

Help us welcome our new project manager, Marisa Ray, to our growing team

The New and Improved .Net Framework and ASP.NET vNext

By Joshua Bradley on 8/17/2015

Over here at the Engage Headquarters, we recently have been excitedly discussing ASP.NET vNext, or as it is now called, ASP.NET 5 and the changes that will follow. This is a fair warning before reading on, this article is from more of a technical perspective than anything else.

How to configure CRM to display a report on a dashboard in Dynamics CRM 2015 Online

By David Williams on 8/14/2015

Adding a report to a dashboard in Dynamics CRM online 2015 can be a little more difficult than it seems.  In this blog post, I'll show you how to work around a common error I see when people try to add a report.  

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