Tip #1036: Organization Insights Is The Administrator’s Best Friend

Dynamics now has AppSource where you can download trials and various other goodies for your Dynamics 365 instance. To access it, click on the chevron (down arrow) at the top level of your Dynamics 365 Ribbon, then click “Get more apps”. One which is invaluable for any Dynamics instance is Organization Insights from Microsoft. This […]

Tip #971: Be careful when using unsupported solutions

Martian left alone

It does not happen often but it does happen. After some retrospection, I urge everyone to be very careful when following Joel’s advice on using attachment extractor solution. (Some say one needs to be careful when following any Joel’s advice but that’d be a discussion for another day). My arguments (both of them): It is […]

Tip #553: Is CRM Online storage expensive?

One of the critiques of CRM Online is the cost of storage. When compared with SharePoint Online, DropBox, Amazon Web Services (AWS), or other online storage providers, CRM Online is more expensive. However, you need to consider the type of storage when comparing storage plans and prices. Neil “New CRM Release – New Country” Benson […]

Tip #153: How much space does my organization use

There are 10 ways to keep you organization on a diet but only one way to find out what’s going on (more or less). if you are a system administrator, click (or, as we say these days, tap) Settings > Administration > Resources In Use. Besides the storage figures (which are conveniently broken down by […]

Tip #143: 10 Ways to Free Storage Space in Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online

CRM Online Storage Space Warning

If you get the eerie email warning you that you have reached 80% of the storage available for your CRM Online instance don’t panic. You have several options. One way to go is to buy an additional 1GB of storage for $9/month. The other alternative is to trim some of your existing use of the storage […]