Tip #1027: Quick fix for the date format in portals

Quick fix

When I roll out the new Dynamics 365 portal, especially for a demo, the first thing I want to do is to change the date format. Why? Because of this comprehensive map of all countries that use the MMDDYYYY date format: In Dynamics 365 go to Portals > Portal Languages and open English record. Change […]

Tip #444: When any time will do

Any date will do

Why sometimes it’s easy to write a mini truckstop tip? Because all you have to do is to stop and listen to a conversation between two people passionate about Dynamics CRM. Jamie “Xerox” Miley challenged one of the CRM foundation stones, Advanced Find: I am trying to understand the utility of writing this clause. I […]

Tip #398: Careful with those .js libraries

After denting his table, Mehmet “Sputnik” Ozdemir finally decided to use his call-a-friend card. The problem? After attaching this trivial piece of script to the birthday field one would reasonably expect to select a date and see that selected value (+local time) popping up in a box. Instead, the returned value was null. Sometimes but […]