Category Archives: Workarounds & fixes

CRM 4.0 Rollup 7 has major fixes for the Outlook Client!

CRM 4.0 rollup 7 is available now & appears to have major fixes for the Outlook Client. Continue reading

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Windows 7 Enterprise RTM Activation Fails

How to activate Windows 7 Enterprise RTM when you get the error “DNS does not exist” message during activation. Continue reading

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CRM 4.0 Outlook Client & Quickbooks Time Tracker for Outlook Conflict

If you have been having problems with CRM 4.0 Mail merge giving you the following error and you are using Quickbooks Time Tracker, try disabling the Time Tracker add in for Outlook and see if it solves your problem. To … Continue reading

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MS CRM 4.0 Workflow won’t publish after deleting an attribute.

Bitp Tags: MS CRM 4.0, Workflow Mitch Milam and I were working on this problem together. I had removed a series of custom attributes from the Opportunity entity and we could no longer publish some of the workflows associated with … Continue reading

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Items not being deleted from CRM 4.0 Queues

I was getting the following error message when I attempted to delete e-mails from some of the queues in our deployment of CRM 4.0. Even worse, the records weren’t getting deleted so queues were getting kind of gunked up Actually, … Continue reading

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MS CRM 4.0 Track email fails with ‘Text entered exceeds the maximum length’

One of the annoyances that we run into after installing Microsoft Dyanamics CRM 4.0 was receiving the following dialog box when trying to track an e-mail.  I’ve done searches for the past that hadn’t run across anything until today. It … Continue reading

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CRM 4.0 Outlook Client crashes during sync with Outlook

As a part of our conversion to CRM 4.0 over the last few days, we had a problem with the Outlook client for CRM crashing every 10-15 minutes. Turns out the problem involves the birthday field: reportedly if the birthdate … Continue reading

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