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14 Feb 2017
In CRM 2016 with SP1, it seems that a "bug" has been introduced where the price of an order product added from the catalog (an "existing product") cannot be changed. This was not the case in earlier versions.
A field on the Order Product form, named Pricing (internal name ispriceoverridden) determined whether the price per unit can be changed. However, on the Order Product form this field is set to read-only with a value of "Use Default"; so there is no way to change the value to "Override Price".
10 Jan 2017
When adding products to opportunities, quotes, orders and invoices you must specify the number (quantity) of items to add. What controls whether fractional quantities can be used and the number of decimal places to allow in quantities?
There are two settings to consider:
19 Dec 2016
The re-branding of Microsoft Dynamics CRM to 365 for on-premises deployments has arrived.
This is in the guise of the "December 2016 update for Dynamics 365 (On-Premises)" which you can download from https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=54515
Although it sounds like a new version, the December 2016 update is not a new version. Deploying this update changes the version to 8.2.0.0749, which is still part of the CRM 2016/version 8 release cycle.
15 Nov 2016
Work in progress
Common Data Service (using the Common Data Model)
For use with Office 365 Business SKUs, Outlook Customer Manager https://blogs.office.com/2016/11/14/introducing-outlook-customer-manager-relationships-made-easy-for-small-businesses/
14 Nov 2016
In Microsoft Dynamics CRM On-Premises you might notice errors in the Event Viewer stating that the monitoring test failed for Help Content Server. The Event ID is 18732.