Top Sites and Downloads
Whether you’re interested in an online or on-premises solution, Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 has you covered. Check out these resources to help you create the perfect experience for your business.
http://crm.dynamics.com/ ~ The Microsoft Dynamics CRM website is the place to go for information on all things CRM. You’ll find everything from an introduction to CRM and its value to your business to white papers, product specifications, customer testimonials, links to CRM communities, and much more.
http://rc.crm.dynamics.com/rc/default.aspx ~ The Resource Center is a one-stop shop, designed to help you get started, maximize your efficiency, and build your business. Using a community-centered approach, the Resource Center brings some of the best community ideas via blogs and forums right to your desktop.
Community Home Page
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics/crm/bb501031 ~ The Microsoft Dynamics CRM Community site is the place to go for information about all things CRM. You’ll find links to blogs and articles, forums, newsgroups, MVPs, and much more.
http://blogs.msdn.com/crm/ ~ The Microsoft Dynamics CRM Team Blog is the place to go to connect with the CRM team. You’ll find postings on customization, development, and implementation. This is one of the fastest ways to get to know the CRM team.
http://social.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/category/dynamics/ ~ The Microsoft Dynamics CRM Forums are your question and answer resource. You’ll find answers to some of your most pressing questions and a team of crack experts ready to help.
https://mvp.support.microsoft.com/ ~ The Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) site recognizes exceptional technical community leaders from around the world. Here you can find experts who love to talk about all aspects of Microsoft Dynamics CRM.
CRM on social media
http://facebook.com/ Search for “Microsoft Dynamics CRM”.
http://linkedin.com/ In the group directory, search for “Microsoft CRM”.
http://youtube.com/ Search for “Microsoft Dynamics CRM”.
Search for “crm 2011 implementation guide”. Click the link: Introduction.
Search for “crm 2011 implementation guide”.
The Implementation Guide contains comprehensive information about how to plan, install, and maintain Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011.
http://msdn.microsoft.com/ ~ Search for “crm developer center”. Click the first link: Microsoft Dynamics CRM Developer Center.
The Microsoft Dynamics CRM Developer Center is the place to go for information and sample code for developers. You’ll find both introductory and in-depth articles, overview and reference documentation, entity model diagrams for you to download, links to community and support, and much more.
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads ~ Search for “crm 2011 sdk”.
The Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 SDK download package contains all the same documentation found in the MSDN library, as well as hundreds of code samples in both C# and Visual Basic .NET, tools for registering plug-ins, and a design guide to help you create solutions that match the look of Microsoft Dynamics CRM.
CRM on the MSDN Code Samples Gallery
http://code.msdn.microsoft.com/ ~ Search for “CRM 2011”. The MSDN Code Samples Gallery is your one-stop resource for finding code to customize and enhance your CRM experience. Developers and software vendors can start here to find code solutions.
CRM on CodePlex
http://codeplex.com/ ~ Search for “CRM 2011”.
CodePlex is the Microsoft open-source, project-hosting Web site. Developers and software vendors can start a new project, join an existing one, or download software created by the community.