2011

Cross-browser support in Polaris and UR12

Cross-browser support is added in Polaris and Update Rollup 12 for certain versions of Firefox, Chrome and Safari as described in this article http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2784954

A specific Ipad client is not planned for the Polaris release though it is planned for a release later this year.

Review this video on YouTube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YtkeU-IOHEY&feature=player_detailpage#t=147s

Price List Items

When faced with the task of creating large numbers of price list items, you may be tempted to use the Import Data Wizard to import and therefore create price list item entries. My advice is don't do this for two reasons:

Date fields and time zones

The Problem

Dynamics CRM does not provide date only fields. Although date fields may be configured to show the date only, internally the time is stored as well. The time that is stored is usually the time in UTC that corresponds to midnight in the user’s time zone. This may cause date fields to show different values depending on the time zone of the user.

Order Fulfillment

When orders are fulfilled in CRM the status of the order is changed and an order close activity is created.

Complete an order using Fulfill Order on the ribbon

In the web interface, orders can only be fulfllled one at a time using Fulfill Order on the ribbon in an order form. This button is not shown in lists of orders.

When an order is fulfilled the following changes are made:

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