Gold Coast

Over the years, this blog has been about many different things related to software development with Microsoft technologies. Since my current role focuses on Dynamics CRM / XRM, that's what it's primarily about right now.

March, 2012

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    SAMPLE: Editable grid for CRM 2011 using jqGrid

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    A while back, I wrote a post called Building an editable grid for CRM 2011 .   The goal of the post was to give you the necessary knowledge to know how to write the code to build an editable grid.  Since then, someone introduced me to jqGrid...
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    Dynamics CRM 2011 Script# Xrm.Page library

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    I love it when something becomes community driven!  A few months ago, I blogged about Script# & Dynamics CRM 2011 .  Since then, I‘ve been working on a little side project to make it easier to get started.  As with most side projects...
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    Minifying your CRM 2011 JavaScript and CSS

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    Minification is a popular technique in web development. The benefits are equally as applicable to Dynamics CRM 2011 JavaScript and CSS web resources. My minifier of choice is the Microsoft Ajax Minifier because it integrates well with the Visual Studio...
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    Do you want to customize help in CRM 2011?

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    I’ve run into a number of customers/partners who want to customize or replace the out of the box help in CRM 2011.  The guidance in the SDK is to host your custom help documentation in your own web site and surface in the CRM UI from the Get Started...
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    CRM 2011 JavaScript Model Generator

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    http://dkdt.me/ycgdJJ   This my newest favorite tool for Dynamics CRM development!!! It’s a tool that creates a ViewModel-esque class for a given form.  As the text on the home page says: “The JS Model Generator will go and grab the Form XML...
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    Dynamics CRM 2011 Developer Tips and Tricks

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    Yesterday, I delivered a presentation with this title to the CRMUG US Public Sector SIG.  This deck is basically a set of things that I either wondered myself or have been asked by customers since shifting my focus from pure app dev to building solutions...
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    Two MUST HAVE CRM 2011 Resource Lists

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    I just discovered two TechNet Wiki’s that are indispensible: Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Resources Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Development Resources Add these two to your favorites/bookmarks.  This is the best running list of resources for Dynamics...
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    Getting a more Metro-like desktop

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    So I made the leap.  I am using the Windows 8 Consumer Preview as my primary laptop.  Given that I use a number of Hyper-V VMs, I am really diggin the Client Hyper-V feature of Windows 8.  No more reboot, boot to my Win2k8R2 base OS, spin...
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