Friday, August 05, 2016

How to add an Editable Grid to a Dynamics CRM Form

A frequent request from users of Dynamics CRM is how can I edit records in a grid. This is not possible out of the box and users find it frustrating to edit records one by one. You could use the immersive Excel feature but this is limited in controlling which fields you can update as I wrote about previously. Also it is not real time and kicks off an import job so again the user experience could be better.

There are commercial editable grids available for Dynamics CRM however in this post I can going to show you can easily create an editable grid using D CRM Editable Grid which is free to use.

Monday, August 01, 2016

How to handle Nulls in Dynamics CRM Calculated Fields

One of the little wrinkles with calculated fields is that they cannot handle nulls and so if one of the values in the calculation is null then the calculated field value is null.