Project Task opening issue resolved by Microsoft in Dynamics 365 Project Operations

We often used to face issues while opening the Project Tasks in Project Operations (PO). We had to play a lot of tricks in order to open the schedule. Microsoft is consistently putting in efforts on making Project Operations, one of its successful tools to enrich it with tons of brilliant features and make it more user friendly. One of the major feature resolutions provided in the latest release provided by Microsoft was for opening the Project Tasks (Schedule) Seamlessly. Of course there are certain tweaks to be made in order to make it work in your browser. In this blog we will look at those tweaks and settings that would be needed to enable that feature.

Compressing Image Attached in Notes

Problem Statement: Sometimes user has to upload or attach image inside Notes Section of form. When user uploads any image in Notes, dynamics stores image in Base 64 format. As frequency of uploading/attaching images increase then it will also increase the size requirement in CDS. To reduce the size requirement in CDS, we can compress … Continue reading Compressing Image Attached in Notes

Assignment Rule for Lead and Opportunity Routing

Problem Definition: Unassigned Lead or Opportunity would result in loss of business. Also, inability of a seller to reach out to the customer due to overburden of lead assigned could result in loss. Solution: Assignment Rule for Lead Routing This rule helps to assign new leads and opportunities to sellers and sales team automatically, thereby … Continue reading Assignment Rule for Lead and Opportunity Routing

Introduction to Predictive Lead Scoring

Problem Definition: An organisation is always looking for improving its sales or efficiency of work. If an executive can foresee which lead is most likely going to be converted to an opportunity it would help the executive to focus and prioritise the leads accordingly. Predictive lead scoring uses a predictive machine learning model to calculate … Continue reading Introduction to Predictive Lead Scoring

Why were Modern Approvals introduced for Project Operations?

Problem Definition: Time entry approvals usually used to be an issue while approving when they were bulk in number. When the Project Managers (PM) used to approve more than 100-to-200-time entries, a lot of them used to get stuck in the queue and there used to be a rigorous process to go back and check … Continue reading Why were Modern Approvals introduced for Project Operations?

Unwinding Sub-Contracting in Dynamics 365 Project Operations

Problem Definition: Sub-Contracting was a much-needed functionality in any project management platform which Project Operations was missing. With the latest updates from Microsoft, we now have Sub-Contracting feature available which can leverage creating contracts for the Sub-Contractors\Vendors with whom we work. Solution: Let’s look upon how do we enable this feature on Project Operations environment … Continue reading Unwinding Sub-Contracting in Dynamics 365 Project Operations

Teams collaboration with Project Operations

An often ask functionality to collaborate from Dynamics 365 Project Operations with Teams is now functional, thus helping in effective communication and team collaboration by avoiding series of emails. There are many ways in which Teams can be used for this purpose. The following blog with explain you how the collaboration works. 1. Adding a … Continue reading Teams collaboration with Project Operations

Upgrade to Dynamics 365 Project Operations from Dynamics 365 Project Service Automation

Some exciting news for the users who are planning to upgrade from Dynamics 365 Project Service Automation (PSA) to Dynamics 365 Project Operations (PO). Its been a long awaited news Dynamics community and PSA/PO fans are waiting for. Well Microsoft has pulled up the curtain on how the release will happen. First news before we … Continue reading Upgrade to Dynamics 365 Project Operations from Dynamics 365 Project Service Automation