Category Archives: Dynamics 365

Using SQL Management Studio with CDS

Just got to play with the latest cool feature, which is using SQL Management Studio to connect to CDS environments. You’ll find the documentation here: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/common-data-service/cds-sql-query If you have not seen what it looks like, here is an example: To set it up, you just need SSMS v18.4, and don’t forget to configure your environment… Read More »

When “required” field validation is not client-side only anymore

When working with the model-driven applications, we can make a field required, but, normally, that would not make any difference for server-side processing. That field will be required on the form: But I would have no problem at all using “empty” value for that field through the API/SSIS/etc. Or, as in the case below, by… Read More »