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30 Apr 2012
When running a mail merge with Word, if E-mail via Mail Merge is selected up to 5 attachments can be included in the outgoing e-mail.
03 Apr 2012
When viewing records in Microsoft Dynamics CRM, Internet Explorer is displaying messages of the form "Only secure content is displayed".
In the organization that I investigated, the web binding for the CRM website was changed from http to https after installation. However, the setting for the HelpServerUrl field in the MSCRM_CONFIG database still had the old binding information.
27 Feb 2012
When a CRM e-mail record is created in the CRM client for Outlook, the ribbon show a button to attach Sales Literature. However, this button does not show when creating an e-mail in the web client.
However, if a Sales Literature record is opened in the web client, there is a Send as E-mail button.
27 Jan 2012
Here is a list of new features in CRM Dynamics 2011 that I have discovered so far (in no particular order):
27 Jan 2012
When creating new attributes for an entity the obvious data type is a picklist - especially when there are only a few valid choices such as Title (Mr, Mrs etc).
However, picklists are not without some problems and in some situations it may be better to create a new entity and a 1:n relationship between the main entity and the new entity.
The table compares picklists and using entities.