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Dynamics 365 InsideView
Dynamics 365 with InsideView–Three Features You’ll Love

If you're a Dynamics 365 Sales user or you use Dynamics 365 in conjunction with your marketing, there's something you need to see. It's called InsideView Insights. If you've been using Dynamics 365 for a few years, you may recall back in the day InsideView was included in your system....

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Microsoft Dynamics 365 Setup – Personal Options

When logging into Microsoft Dynamics 365 as a new user, there are a few basic and helpful personal options we recommend changing. This is not at all technical. User-level stuff really. To access these settings, go to the gear icon in the upper right of the screen.  Here there are...

Personal View Microsoft Dynamics 365
Microsoft Dynamics 365 Setup – Creating, Modifying, and Sharing Personal Views

Personal Views are extremely important to collaborating and using Dynamics 365 data. This is a pretty straightforward feature to work with, and easy enough for all users (even non-admins) to manage. Read on for the basics of creating, modifying, and sharing a personal view in Microsoft Dynamics 365. Creating a...

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Card Scanner
Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Card Scanner on Mobile

Microsoft introduced a business card reader into Dynamics 365. First of all, it's pretty easy to use. With your Dynamics 365 App (I'm using the Sales Hub on an Android device), use the quick create menu to create a Lead or Contact record. The form pops open with the Busines...

Qualifying Leads in Dynamics 365
Qualifying Leads in Microsoft Dynamics 365 – Options for Related Records

Microsoft Dynamics 365 2019 Wave 2 brought back a feature that went away with the upgrade from CRM 2011. When you qualify a lead, once again you have options for related records. You can select if a Contact, Account, Opportunity or combination of all 3 is created! The ribbon still...


CRM Wordflow Crossword

You know what they say about all work and no play. If you're like me -- a fan of crossword puzzles AND a fan of Dynamics 365, you'll enjoy this puzzle. There are 16 CRM-centric clues/answers in the puzzle. If you get stuck, check back for answers. Good luck! Click...


Create and Update Dynamics 365 Child Records with Microsoft Flow

A client in the construction industry wanted to automatically create a new Project record in Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement when a project Quote was approved. They also wanted the custom Project record to inclde Products from the Quote, and put a lookup on the Products tied to the quote. Microsoft...

Dynamics 365 Sales Enteprise vs Sales Professional
Dynamics 365 for Customer Engagement: Sales Enterprise vs. Sales Professional (March 2021)

The Microsoft Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement Enterprise Sales application is a best-in-class application for managing the sales process for small to enterprise-level organizations. At $95/user/month, the Enterprise Sales app is competitively priced in comparison with other best-in-class solutions. However, $95/user/month can be a challenge for smaller organizations or organizations with...


Microsoft Business Applications Summit — Dispatches from the Front

Real-time blogging by the Dyn365Pros team: Modernizing the Update Process – The old way of handling Dynamics 365 updates was customer driven – Where customers controlled when their instances were upgraded. As of v9 of Dynamics 365 major releases will be handled bi-annually -  Each cycle in April and October. ...

Microsoft Power BI
Dynamics 365 with Power BI: Transforming Dates in Your Sales Pipeline

Microsoft Dynamics 365 is a robust tool with excellent reporting capabilities. Using Microsoft Dynamics 365 with Power BI as a supplemental reporting tool using your (well maintained) Dynamics 365 data opens doors to new formulas and data transformations. A Power BI client recently requested the ability to look at pipeline...

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My Radio Station is GONE! Or, the New Reality of Digital Business

A couple of weeks ago, my favorite sports talk radio station, that I listen to often, went off the air suddenly. I won't get into the reasons, but it happened 25 minutes before my favorite show and was unexpected. I was bummed. An important thing to know in this story...


Microsoft Dynamics 365 New Release Process

Hello, fellow Dynamics 365 users! Many of you are probably aware of the new Microsoft Dynamics 365 Online update release process. If not, we wanted to be sure you are aware of the new process. Click here for the New Microsoft Dynamics 365 Release Schedule. Additionally, we are providing this link...

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