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Workflows won't publish


27 Jan 2012

After installing a CRM 4.0 Update Rollup workflows might not publish. The reason may be that the following line is missing from web.config:

<authorizedType Assembly="mscorlib, Version=2.0.0.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=b77a5c561934e089" Namespace="System.Globalization" TypeName="CultureInfo" Authorized="True"/>

If so, then add the line back in. IISRESET is not needed.

Asyncoperationbase table - operationtype, status code and state code


30 Apr 2015

The asyncoperationbase table stores details of system jobs (including workflows). The following table details some of the different job types that are stored in the table.

Reporting Services - Courseware and Tools


29 Sep 2014

Reporting Services reports may be authored with:

Changing country fields to picklists


29 Oct 2012

Changing country fields from free text to picklists is not a trivial undertaking. There are several considerations:
1. The existing country fields cannot be changed to be a picklist
2. The country field appears in several record types (account, contact, quote, order, invoice and addresses).
3. Addresses are mapped when creating records in the context of other records.
The options appear to be:

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