Search Attachment Content with Relevance Search

Relevance Search was added to Dynamics 365 in the December 2016 release and it utilizes Azure search to index the data in Dynamics and to sort it based on relevance. What you may not be aware of is that it will also search the content of attachments. It will search all your common document types Read More…

PSA Contractor Time Entry

A shortcoming in the current release of Dynamics PSA, Project Service Automation, is that it only allows you to book time against a project for resources that are users. Resources in PSA can also be created for contacts and this is a typically how you handle sub contractors. You create them as a contact and Read More…

Dynamics and Service Bus Queues

Usually message queuing requires software development however in this blog post I am going to show you how events, such has creating an account, in Dynamics 365 can put messages on a queue without the need for any code. On top of that you can provide a third party with access to read messages from the Read More…

Dynamics 365 User Group Ireland – Launch 1st June 2017

The Dynamics 365 User Group Ireland is launching on the 1st of June with an afternoon of interesting talks which is being hosted by Microsoft at their offices in Sandyford. The intention of the user group is to hold regular talks on Dynamics 365 and related topics including best practise for implementing Dynamics, business apps Read More…

Project Service Automation Delegation – UI and SDK Gotchas

A typical requirement for project management and time sheet systems is the ability to allow a manager to enter time sheets for team members. PSA, Project Service Automation,  supports this through the use of delegation records. A user can create a delegation record allowing another user to enter the hours they have worked on project tasks. Here I have created Read More…