Back to Basics # 61: Usage of async and await with Webresource in Dynamics CRM

Introduction: Await / Async is built on promises and is a clean way to represent asynchronous processes in a synchronous way. In Dynamics 365 async and await are used especially while working with web api calls so that until promise gets completed other part of the code will not get executed. As an example, on …

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Back to Basics # 60: Get Users Local Date Time with Webresource in Dynamics CRM

Introduction: In Dynamics 365 CRM, for certain requirements we need to get users local system date time to compare with the given dates for certain business logic. As an example, on selected contact record users local date time was fetched. Step 1: Login to the required environment and select required solution [Contact Customizations Solution in …

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Back to Basics # 59: Get User Roles with Webresource in Dynamics CRM

Introduction: In Dynamics 365 CRM, for certain requirements we need to get user roles so that based on those roles we can show or hide few fields or some other core logic. As an example, on selected contact record client api user settings present in Xrm.Utility namespace was used. Step 1: Login to the required …

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Back to Basics # 58: Get Header Values with Webresource in Dynamics CRM

Introduction: In Dynamics 365 CRM, for certain requirements we need to get header values that are present in a record. We can get values with form context. As an example, on contact record form context was used to retrieve value of owner. Step 1: Login to the required environment and select required solution [Contact Customizations …

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Back to Basics # 57: Understand Confirm Dialog with Webresource in Dynamics CRM

Introduction: In Dynamics 365 CRM, for certain requirements we need to show confirmation dialog window with Yes and No buttons.  We can use openConfirmDialog method present in Client API Reference in Dynamics crm. As an example, for a selected contact record, confirm dialog will be shown. Step 1: Login to the required environment and select …

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Power Automate Fundamentals # 75: Understand Process Insights(Preview) Feature in Power Automate

Introduction: To improve flows with cloud flow Process Insights (Preview) is available in Power Automate. We can gain insights and improve our cloud flows with the help of process mining. With a few selections, we can visualize our flow’s performance, identify bottlenecks and optimization opportunities, and monitor for business drifts. As an example, for a …

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Power Automate Fundamentals # 74: Get the forecast for tomorrow from MSN in Power Automate

Introduction: In order to forecast for tomorrow weather, we can use MSN Weather connector that is available in power automate. Step 1:                                                                                                                             Login to the required Power Apps environment using URL make.powerapps.com by providing username and password and click on Flows on the left-hand side as shown in the below figure. Step 2: After …

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Back to Basics # 56: Understand Open Dialog with Webresource in Dynamics CRM

Introduction: In Dynamics 365 CRM, for certain requirements we need to show dialog window.  We can use openAlertDialog method present in Client API Reference in Dynamics crm. As an example, for a selected contact record, open dialog will be shown. Step 1: Login to the required environment and select required solution [Contact Customizations Solution in …

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Power Automate Fundamentals # 73: Get Current Weather from MSN in Power Automate

Introduction: In order to get details of current weather , we can use MSN Weather connector that is available in power automate. Step 1:                                                                                                                             Login to the required Power Apps environment using URL make.powerapps.com by providing username and password and click on Flows on the left-hand side as shown in the below figure. Figure …

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