Showing posts from December, 2013

Happy birthday XrmToolBox!!

Today, we celebrate XrmToolBox first anniversary!  this seems like a good time to give some figures XrmToolBox was born in December 19th of 2012 It has been downloaded more than 12.000 times It has been reviewed 9 times It has been rated 19 times with mainly 5 stars It is made of 17 tools: 15 from MscrmTools 1 tool from DamSim 1 tool from  ProCentrix 1 tool from D La B and perhaps others I do not know Below is the result of the poll I started in a previous post. As you can see, SiteMap Editor, View Layout Replicator and Web Resources Manager are the most used tools. But do not hesitate to try out the other tools : they could certainly help you. What is coming next? I have still some tools to develop and the toolbox will still be updated to be always better. You can help me by making a donation as this encourages me to continue improving the toolbox and provide new tools. For those of you that donate something, I give you a specific file to put on your XrmToolBox fold

Introducing new tool: Sync Filter Manager

This tool was requested by my fellow MVP’s Scott Sewell and Joel Lindstrom from Customer Effective. All credit goes to them for the quality of this tool as they tested it, provided great feedback to have the best tool possible. Having said that, what does the tool do? It allows you to manage filters applied to synchronize contact and activity data with CRM for Outlook or Server sync (Outlook filters) or data synchronized offline by CRM for Outlook(offline filters). Traditionally these filters are managed by users. This tool allows an administrator to globally manage user filters. Here is what the tool looks like With this tool, you can: List and delete System Synchronization filter: These filters applies to all users and users can’t change them. List, delete, define as default and apply Synchronization Filters Templates to users: These filters applies to users you choose and users can delete these filters if they want to. (Note: Although there can be multiple filters per e

Poll : XrmToolBox usage

Hi everybody, Could you answer this quick poll? I'm trying to understand what tools are most used in the XrmToolBox (even if I have a little idea). Thank you! What are the tools you use most? Access Checker Attribute Bulk Updater Audit Center FetchXml Tester Iconator Metadata Document Generator Privileges Discovery Role Updater Script Finder SiteMap Editor Solution Import Easy Translator View Layout Replicator Web Resources Manager Solution Transfer Tool free polls