In this blog post we will explore the enhancements and the issues addressed in Web API for Dynamics 365 December 2016 release. Web API Enhancements: Return entity data on create or update: Sometimes you want to retrieve an entity right after you create or update it. Before this release, you needed
In our previous blog post we covered how to create a custom Microsoft Word template to generate Customer Ready Quote using Document Generation feature introduced in Dynamics CRM 2016. In this blog post, we will see how to auto generate Word Template and most importantly, how we can send auto generated Word Template as an attachment in Email.
In our previous posts we have seen how you can connect Dynamics CRM with iOS and Cordova apps using Web API. Now we will learn how to connect android app to Dynamics CRM Web API from android apps. Application The sample App will take URL, username and password of Dynamics CRM Online and
In Dynamics CRM 2016 Web API we can execute predefined queries or retrieve data by executing custom fetch XML. Users can create views or save the queries in Advanced Find. Both these queries represent predefined queries, you can retrieve and execute using the Dynamics CRM Web API. There are two types of
In this tutorial we will learn how to perform CRUD operations using Dynamics CRM 2016 Web API.The CRUD operations (create, retrieve, update and delete) are explained separately along with the Request and Response messages. Create Use a POST request to send data to create an entity. To create a new
In our previous post we learned about Web API Actions in Dynamics CRM 2016. In this blog post we will look at how to execute Web API Functions in Dynamics CRM 2016. Web API Functions Functions represent re-usable operations that have no side-effects. Use a GET request with functions listed in Web API
In Dynamics CRM 2016 (on-premises) and Dynamics CRM Online 2016 Microsoft introduced Web API. You can use it across wide variety of programming languages, devices and platforms. The Web API implements the OData version 4.0, an OASIS standard for building and consuming RESTful APIs. The Dynamics CRM Web API is
In this blog post we will cover how to create a custom Microsoft Word template to generate Customer Ready Quote using Document Generation feature introduced in Dynamics CRM 2016. Users can create Word templates for letters, agreements, quotes, invoices and other documents automatically populated with CRM data and generate document in just a single click.