Category Archives: Controls

How to Detect Dataset PCF control is set for Home grid or Sub grid

Introduction In this blog, we will see how to identify whether the current Dataset PCF control is used for home grid or sub grid of Dynamics 365 CRM. Problem: Create one Dataset PCF control and set that control on Account entity home grid. In this control read the current entity home grid records using view… Read More »

Add Linear Slider Mobile Control in Microsoft Dynamics 365 v9.0

Introduction Microsoft Dynamics CRM 365 introduced features for mobile and tablet to increase user interaction, user convenience and for user friendliness. This control is available for Mobile, Tablet application and on the v9 version of D365 (UCI). Linear Slider Control This control is used to represent field values in linear manner. To add value in… Read More »

Controls in Dynamics 365 for Mobile App: Bullet Graph

Introduction: Microsoft Dynamics CRM 365 introduced additional controls for mobile and tablet to increase user interaction, user convenience and for user-friendliness. These controls are available for Mobile, Tablet application depending on the field type. Today in this blog we will discuss about Bullet Graph Control. Bullet Graph Control: This control is used to represent field… Read More »

Difference between Xrm.Page.getControl(‘xyz’).getValue() and Xrm.Page.getAttribute(‘xyz’).getValue() in Dynamics 365 CRM

Many times while working in Dynamics 365 CRM we found small clues tips which sometimes becomes life saver for us. Today in this blog I will share one of such small tip. If we enter special characters like # $ % & ( ‘ in text input the GetControl & Getattribute will give different result.… Read More »

Controls in Dynamics 365 for Mobile App: Flip Switch

Introduction: In our previous blogs of the ‘Controls in Dynamics 365 for Mobile App’ series, we discussed Input Mask, Multimedia, Website Preview, Auto-Complete, Option set, Star Rating controls and Contract Calendar. The Contract Calendar Control may help you to view the time table in order to understand what time the task needs to be performed on weekly basis. Contract calendar Control can… Read More »

Controls in Dynamics 365 v9.0 for Mobile App: Contract Calendar

In our previous blogs of the ‘Controls in Dynamics 365 for Mobile App’ series, we discussed Input Mask , Multimedia, Website Preview, Auto-Complete, Option set and Star Rating controls. Star Rating control allows users to add star ratings on entity records to rate it on a scale of 1 to 5 in Dynamics 365 Mobile and Tablet app. Today we… Read More »

Feature Enhancements to Notes in Dynamics 365 for Phones and Tablets

Introduction: Microsoft Dynamics 365 comes with many functionality enhancements that offer a seamless and integrated user experience on the web and mobile client to empower on the go users. Some of the feature enhancements use the on device hardware to offer a refined experience to the user. One such feature enhancement is in the Notes… Read More »

Controls in Dynamics 365 for Mobile App: Star Rating

In our previous blogs of the ‘Controls in Dynamics 365 for Mobile App’ series, we discussed Input Mask, Multimedia, Website Preview and Auto-Complete controls. The Auto-Complete control allows users to select a value from the drop-down list rather than typing the whole text and save time while entering data in the Dynamics 365 Mobile and… Read More »

Controls in Dynamics 365 for Mobile App: Auto-Complete

In our previous blogs of the ‘Controls in Dynamics 365 for Mobile App’ series, we discussed Input Mask, Multimedia and Website Preview Control. Website Preview Control allow users to get a brief description of the URL they enter in the ‘Website’ field right within Dynamics 365 Mobile and Tablet app. Today, let us discuss Auto-Complete… Read More »